Media releases

Here you will find the latest press releases about Swisslos.

New chance to win in EuroMillions

12.07.2016: Huge jackpots more often and additional chances to win – that’s Swisslos together with its new European partners in EuroMillions from September.

New chance to win in EuroMillions (PDF in German)

Swisslos annual result 2015

12.05.2016: In 2015 Swisslos generated a profit of 354 million francs, which was less than in the two previous years. This was due to a lack of high jackpots and an increasingly difficult environment. The attribution of net profit to charitable causes is one of the main objectives of the new Gambling Act. This can only be achieved by improving the legal framework.

Annual Report 2015 (PDF)

New Chairman of the Board of Directors at Swisslos

22.04.2016: Today, the Cooperative Assembly of Swisslos appointed Josef Dittli as the new Chairman of the Board of Directors. He replaces Kurt Wernli, who chaired the Board at Swisslos for nine years.

New Chairman of the Board of Directors at Swisslos (PDF)

Swisslos increases its contribution to Swiss Olympic for an initial three years

22.04.2016: On Friday, 22 April 2016, the Assembly of 20 Cooperative members of the Swisslos Interkantonale Landeslotterie, all German-speaking Swiss cantons and the Canton of Ticino agreed to increase the contribution to Swiss Olympic for the next three years. The amount of this additional contribution depends on the business performance of the lottery companies and, under the current conditions, is around 15 million francs.

Swisslos increases its contribution to Swiss Olympic for an initial three years (PDF)

35 millionaires thanks to Swiss Lotto and EuroMillions!

13.01.2015: 2014 was filled with excitement and emotion for lottery players in Switzerland. Swisslos and Loterie Romande made 35 players millionaires through Swiss Lotto and EuroMillions. The Swiss Lotto jackpot was hit nine times and August saw the largest ever payout in the history of Swiss Lotto (48.6 million francs).

35 millionaires thanks to Swiss Lotto and Euro Millions! (PDF)

30 new millionaires thanks to Swisslos and Loterie Romande

16.01.2014: 2013 was emotional for lottery players in Switzerland. Swisslos and Loterie Romande made 30 players millionaires through Swiss Lotto and EuroMillions. Several large prizes of more than 20 million francs were won. EuroMillions celebrated the biggest Swiss win in its history – 115.5 million francs went to the Canton of Valais in August.

30 new millionaires thanks to Swisslos and Loterie Romande (PDF)

Swisslos annual result 2012

23.05.2013: Swisslos annual result 2012

Swisslos annual result 2012 (PDF)

Huge prize in the Swiss Lotto!

08.05.2013: The new Swiss Lotto with the "6 out of 42" and "1 out of 6" formulae was introduced on 12 January 2013, and no-one had claimed the jackpot since then. It took 33 attempts before the jackpot was finally hit.

Huge prize in the Swiss Lotto! (PDF)