AB Trav och Galopp (ATG) – the Swedish Horse Racing Totalisator Board – has arranged betting on horse racing since 1974. The company’s turnover in 2015 amounted to SEK 15 769 million (about € 1 685 million) including the international business. The turnover on the Swedish market was SEK 12 535 million (about € 1 340 million). This makes ATG the second biggest betting company in Sweden.
ATG is owned by the national trotting and thoroughbred racing associations, 90 % by the Swedish Trotting Association (ST) and 10 % by Swedish Jockey Club (SG). The Swedish government controls ATG and always appoints the chairman and six of the directors on ATG’s Board while the other five members are appointed by ST, SG and one representative from the union.