A joint operation between the Gambling Commission and Lancashire Police has resulted in a gaming machine coin thief being jailed for a total of 20 months.
The TVC Bookmakers Trade Fair has added a “new dimension” to the show for 2017, with a Keynote Theatre headlined by exclusive event partner OPTIMA.
Helen Walton, who chaired Clarion's WrB Responsible Gambling Innovation symposium (12 September, OXO2, London), has warned that the industry faces more regulation if, it fails to make the changes expected by regulators...
At this week’s World Regulatory Briefing, Tim Miller, executive director for the UK Gambling Commission, reiterated the need for “clear and coherent commitment” from operators to reduce gambling-related harm.
The UK Gambling Commission has launched a new society lottery check to help ensure licensed operators stay on the right side of the law.
As the watchdog that provides the UK self-exclusion scheme, The Senet Group has insisted that the highly publicised failings of 888 shouldn’t undermine the importance of social responsibility programmes.
Online gaming firm 888 Holdings saw its share price jump by 5% this morning, despite being handed a record £7.8 million over “serious failings” in its handling of vulnerable customers.
Regulus Partners was not surprised at the findings from a review on problem gambling, but admitted that an increase in prevalence rates for “most modes of gambling” was a concern.
Following new research published by the UK Gambling Commission last week, the regulator has called for a renewed focus on addressing the harms that can arise from problem gambling.