There is not enough evidence to suggest that loot boxes in video games constitute gambling, the UK’s digital minister has told parliament.
The five largest UK bookmakers have announced an agreement to fund a package of safer gambling measures that will expand treatment for problem gamblers and share information on protection.
Many gambling advertisements are "intrusive, exaggerate chance of profit or emphasise statements about quick payments" and so fail to meet a definition of "moderate", the Swedish Consumer Agency...
Gambling operators must ensure that affiliate partners are not offering free-to-play games without age verification controls in place, the UK gambling regulator has warned.
Its legacy continues to fade but before releasing its final report 20 years ago today, a U.S. federal commission that spent two years studying the impact of the gambling industry struck fear into...
The most recent meeting of an informal parliamentary group targeting harm from gambling could be among the first hints that the online industry is set for a pasting similar to the one land-based...
The UK could use a gambling licensing objective to not just protect children and other vulnerable people from harm but to protect society from damage, a researcher has said.
Holland Casino is focused on its online gambling dreams now that privatisation has stalled, and its chief executive is calling for harsh treatment of operators who have been "unfairly" serving...
With a federal judge’s ruling expected any day now, attorneys representing opponents of internet gambling are trying to intervene in a New Hampshire lawsuit by claiming the U.S. Department of...
Unless gaming companies set aside their competitive instincts and work in solidarity to reduce problem gambling, U.S. federal and state government regulations are only going to become more onerous,...
The UK Gambling Commission has today fined four operators a total of £4.5m for failures in anti-money laundering (AML) policy and keeping customers safe.
Hoping to avoid a European-style crackdown, the American Gaming Association on Tuesday released a new set of self-regulatory guidelines to prevent the saturation of gambling advertising and...
The UK parliament’s Treasury Select Committee has praised challenger bank Monzo’s voluntary gambling payment blocking scheme and urged other financial service providers to follow its example.
Top UK Gambling Commission executives like the "direction of travel" of the GVC chief executive's recent call for a ban on televised sports-betting adverts, but think concerns about direct...
The chairman of the UK Gambling Commission has called for a seven-fold increase in annual industry contributions for education, prevention and treatment of gambling disorders, to at least £70m, to...
Cabinet approval of a broad package of addiction countermeasures for non-casino gaming is set to transform Japan from a nation living in denial of problem gambling to a jurisdiction with one of the...

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