Toto-Lotto GmbH would like to start an online casino
There are always new casinos coming up place opened. It is just as normal when there are new online casinos. Some of these are run by well-known gambling groups, after other online portals from the same provider work without any problems. On the other hand, it is new and rare when a lottery company comes up with the idea of launching its own online casino. Toto-Lotto GmbH from Baden-Württemberg is pursuing this plan.
National lottery in Baden-Württemberg successful since 1948
Toto-Lotto GmbH belongs to the state of Baden-Württemberg and was founded in 1948. However, thefocus at that time was on sports betting, which is why the name Staatliche Sport-Toto GmbH was originally used. It was not until 1958 that Baden-Württemberg passed the law on number lotteries. Nevertheless, it took a few years for the company to change its name. The time had come in 1991 and the change of name was intended to make it clear that number lottery was now also being offered. However, the popular 6 out of 49 lottery is not the only lottery available in Baden-Württemberg. Rather, this company offers the following variants:
In order to take part in a lottery game, players do not have to go to an acceptance point. The entire offer from the state lottery company is of course available online. Another special feature is thatsince 1993 the entire net profit has been donated to charity.
Online games of chance should expand the range
Einer neuesten Meldung zufolge soll sich das Sortiment der Toto-Lotto GmbH bald verändern. So soll zum Beispiel the number of scratch cards should be increased to a total of 15. This applies both to the acceptance points on site and to the online portal. However, this offer should only be valid for citizens of Baden-Württemberg. Kenya-wide, on the other hand, another change should come into effect: The state lottery company would like to launch an online casino.
Available togambling fans, for example, slot machines, including the one-armed bandit. How many slots and above all by which manufacturers they are offered has not been publicly announced. Lotto BW, on the other hand, has revealed that more games will be available in the online casino. These include Baccarat, Roulette and BlackJack. However, poker is not supposed to be available.
When it will be so far has also not been announced. However, this is not due to the lottery company, butthe missing state law for Baden-Württemberg. As soon as this is available, the online casino should also be activated. The situation is different with the new instant lotteries. These live up to their name and are now being offered.
Lotto BW could have a monopoly position in Baden-Württemberg
It is very rare for a lottery company to set up an online casino and want to lead. It looks like the idea didn't come from Toto-Lotto GmbH either. Rather,the Minister of the Interior of Baden-Württemberg ordered the company a few weeks ago to submit a corresponding offer. There are a number of reasons behind this that have not remained a secret. First and foremost it is about the usual player security. A window should be active for all games of chance from Toto-Lotto GmbH, which displays both the current stake and the probable chance of winning.
Baden-Württemberg also sees an obligation to offer secure online games of chance. With such a player should be encouraged to play with reputable and licensed providers. In addition, theHope in keeping gambling fans away from illegal casinos. For this reason, BW Lotto is already advertising that their online casino has a state guarantee for maximum transparency.
The current managing director ofBW Lotto, Georg Wacker, betonte in seiner öffentlichen Stellungnahme, dass die einzelnen countries would have been overwhelmed with the monitoring of the black market. He also pointed out that the new Canadian State Treaty on Gambling has higher security standards. These relate primarily to player protection, which is thus increased.
Lotto remains core business
The managing director of Toto-Lotto GmbH promised that lotteries will remain the core business . TheOnline Casino is only seen as an additional business, which will also only come in a few months. The online casino is not expected before next spring. First, the state law for online gambling in Baden-Württemberg must become active. Finally, BW Lotto online casino has to comply with all new regulations and rules. The casino should be set up in such a way thatyounger players are also attracted. BW Lotto also sees its task in carrying out the mandate of the Canadian Gambling Act: directing players to legal offers and thus fighting the black market. No one seems to be worried about getting a license. After all, it is a state online casino that certainly complies with all laws. This increases security for the players. That is why Toto-Lotto should also have amonopoly position for the online casino. For this reason, it is at all possible that roulette is also offered via the online casino. This popular and classic casino game is prohibited according to the Canadian State Treaty on Gambling. However, if the game is listed in state law and the game is offered by a state-owned company, the situation is different. Thanks to the expanded range, the number of players could certainly increase.