The UK parliamentary group instrumental in limiting the stakes for fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBTs) has promised to vigorously campaign for a new Gambling Act that will deliver tougher...
The provisions regulating online gambling in the Gambling Act came into effect in January 2010. With the exception of lotteries, all types of games that are regulated in the market can be offered...
UK gambling trade associations must work together to influence the incoming review of the 2005 Gambling Act, according to the chair of the Betting and Gaming Council (BGC).
If anyone in the gambling industry believes UK problem gambling rates cannot be reduced from their current stable level, "they need to get a new job", Gambling Commission chief executive Neil...
A deal announced in December between DraftKings and SBTech is the latest piece of gambling M&A to highlight the extent to which regulatory considerations are now intrinsic to all potential...
The UK government and its data watchdog on Sunday launched probes after reports linking betting companies to an educational database featuring the details of millions of children.
A member of the UK’s House of Lords has introduced a bill that would allow coroners to record gambling addiction as a factor behind suicide, in a bid to influence future policymaking decisions.
Spain's minister of consumer affairs has said he is considering following in the UK’s footstep by banning the use of credit cards in both online and land-based venues.
A senior Gambling Commission official obliquely responded to attacks on the UK industry's responsible gambling credentials by pointing out that evidence does not suggest gambling participation or...
Payments industry experts have criticised the UK’s incoming credit card gambling ban for failing to address potential loopholes that could see problem gamblers easily circumvent it.
Slovenia’s online gambling offering remains open to only the state monopolies for sports betting and lottery games, and for land-based casino concessionaires.
The UK Gambling Commission will ban gambling by credit card from April 14, saying players who gamble that way are more likely to be problem gamblers.
Sweden's Spelpaus has been beset by opportunistic affiliates that divert consumers searching for self-exclusion toward unlicensed websites, in violation of Swedish law.
A group of academics, researchers, advocacy groups and gaming organizations have joined forces to unify the industry to drive problem and responsible gambling efforts, while promoting responsible...
The UK gambling regulator is set to introduce a ban on online gambling with credit cards this week.
The Norwegian government should strip the exclusive rights for horse race betting in Norway from Norsk Rikstoto and transfer them to state-owned Norsk Tipping through a merger, according to a new...

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