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    The Brazilian lottery market has reported a 52.6% year-on-year increase in revenue for the second quarter of 2019, with the market benefitting from the contribution from the Mega-Sena game more than doubling over the period.

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    Veikkaus executive vice-president Velipekka Nummikoski has launched a robust defence of the operator’s Finnish gambling monopoly, warning that a change to a licensing regime would lead to a decline in funding for social causes and put players at risk.

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    A new study into the potential risks and rewards that would arise from Norway’s current gambling monopoly being replaced by a regime allowing offshore operators into the market has concluded that such a move could see problem gambling rise. This could also result in funds generated by Norsk Tipping for Norwegian society fall by as much as NOK1.3bn.

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    AGTech Holdings has reported a 22.7% year-on-year decline in revenue for the first six months of 2019, which was blamed on a HK$16.5m (£1.7m/€1.9m/$2.1m) decline in lottery hardware sales over the period.

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    State-owned gaming operator Svenska Spel’s lottery and gaming machine division has generated turnover of SEK906m (£74.6m/€86.9m/$97.6m) in the first two months of activity in Sweden’s newly regulated online gaming market.

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    Finnish gaming monopoly operator Veikkaus has pledged to develop its digital offering over the next three years to ensure it doesn’t see profits cannibalised by offshore competition, after announcing slight declines in turnover and profit for 2018.

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    French gaming operator La Française des Jeux (FDJ) has reported a 4.4% year-on-year increase in amounts wagered by players in 2018, with the operator bolstered by increased online sales and sports betting activity.

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    Finnplay has moved to bolster its platform agreement with the FansBet network of sports betting websites

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    Betway Group employees have raised more than £70,000 ($95,000/€80,000) for one of its charity partners, the English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS)

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    ZEAL Group has joined forces with UNICEF Norway to launch the first digital-only charity lottery in the Scandinavian country

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    Nigerian football legend Nwankwo Kanu is to launch what is believed to be the largest lottery in Africa.

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    Gaming Nation has acquired one of its leading competitors Artemis Technology Group.

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    Aspire Global has rolled out new casino brand Captaincharity.com in partnership with Good Guys Media.

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    Changes to the UK Gambling Act will mean some lotteries for good causes in the regulated market will now have to deal with less red tape.

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    Richard Weil, chairman and chief executive of Innova Group, has said that the company was able to meet or exceed all of its growth objectives during the 12 months to December 31, 2015.

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    Charitable and community gaming solutions firm eQube Gaming has announced that it will not go ahead with its planned acquisition of Norwegian operator Bingo Entreprenøren AS.

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    Charitable and community gaming solutions firm eQube Gaming has announced a number of changes to its board of directors.

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    Dutch state-owned charity lottery operator De Lotto has appointed of Peter Kuipers as its interim chief executive officer following the recent departure of Joost Otterloo.

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    People in New Zealand spent more than NZ$2 billion (€1.2 billion/$1.7 billion) on the four main types of gambling during the 2012-13 financial year, an increase of NZ$7 million on the previous year.

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    Interactive gaming software and services provider GTECH has unveiled a reorganised management team and new lottery management service structure for its GTECH Americas operation.

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