Friday, May 27, 2022


Flutter enters UK National Lottery bid

Flutter enters UK National Lottery bid
Flutter Entertainment has made a lastminute entry to operate the UK National Lottery, leveraging its recent £1.6bn acquisition of Sisal as means to enter the bidding process.

National Lottery bidder ups its game and appoints Sebastian Coe to its board

National lottery bidder appoints Seb Coe to board
Four-time Olympic medal winner and current President of World Athletics, Lord Coe has accepted an invitation to join the board of SAZKA Entertainment as the race to win the licence to operate the lucrative UK National Lottery intensifies.

Commission confirms a second delay to National Lottery licence competition

National Lottery tender process
Whichever way you look at it, the Gambling Commission’s announcement to extend the National Lottery tender process is an embarrassing setback for the regulator.

Commission faces inquiry into handling of National Lottery tender

National Lottery tender
The Gambling Commission is fast becoming the ‘billy no-mates’ of regulation with DCMS this week launching an inquiry to evaluate and examine the handling of the ‘competition process’ of the National Lottery’s operating tender.