Mariela Huenchumilla, corporate manager for Sun Dreams, outlines the important role responsible gambling policies play in gaming markets across Latin America.
Philip Davies MP and Chairman of the UK Parliament’s All Party Betting & Gaming Group to call for more innovation in responsible gaming in his keynote address.
A breakdown of some of the more interesting figures to emerge from the gambling industry in the past seven days.
Data released by the Rank Group has helped provide a snapshot of player behaviour for casino customers.
The Responsible Gambling Trust (RGT) has underlined its independent stance by appointing a new Chair of the Board of Trustees without any ties to the gambling industry in the shape of Kate Lampard CBE.
Mariela Huenchumilla believes that “knowledge” will be the key to tackling the ongoing challenge of improving public policies and self-regulation with regard to responsible gaming in the emerging Latin American market.
Swedish state-owned lottery operator Svenska Spel has underlined the positive impact of its responsible gambling strategy after revealing positive financial figures for 2015.
Responsible gambling considerations will continue to have a major impact on the industry for the foreseeable future, according to a group of experts from gaming-focused companies and organisations.
Various figures from the gambling sector have called for industry members to work closer together in order to better address issues surrounding responsible gambling.
Jon Kelly, the CEO of the Toronto-based Responsible Gambling Council (RGC) in Canada, believes that it is essential to listen to a range of perspectives when trying to devise strategies to tackle problem gambling.