Huge increase in online sales for lottery tickets through theLotter in Canada
Fivefold Growth in Foreign Players for $435M Powerball Draw this Saturday
TORONTO, June 8, 2017 /CNW/ - US Powerball, the biggest lottery in the world, offers a jackpot prize worth $435 million on Saturday 10 June. The American lottery's jackpot has rolled over 18 times since someone in Littlefield, Arizona, won $60 million on 1 April. The current jackpot is the 8th largest in history and theLotter.com, which offers foreigners a chance to participate in the $435 million Powerball draw, is selling 5 times more tickets than in a usual cycle. Sales in Canada have risen to unprecedented levels, with hundreds of thousands of first-time purchases in the last week alone.