Euromillions , started as the first European lottery. The first draw was held in Paris on February 13, 2004, with the participation of Spain, United Kingdom and France
Subsequently, Switzerland, Portugal, Luxembourg, Ireland, Belgium and Austria joined on the , on October 8, 2004
The price in Euro zone countries is 2.50 Euros per bet played. Countries with their own currency, such as Switzerland (Swiss francs) and the United Kingdom (pounds sterling), round up to the next 10 cents or pence.
Thus, the price in the United Kingdom is £2.50 and in Switzerland it is 3.50 Swiss francs (CHF). Except for the jackpot, which is the same for all countries, the prize amount for each category is established according to the participation in bets in each country on a proportional basis