Established in 1937, the Swisslos Interkantonale Landeslotterie is a cooperative as defined in Art. 828ff. of the Swiss Code of Obligations. The cooperative members, and hence also the owners and mandators, are the cantons of German-speaking Switzerland and the Canton of Ticino. Swisslos has also been organizing lotteries and sports bets in the Principality of Liechtenstein since 1968 on a contractual basis.