Responding to the recommendations of the recent Revealing Reality report, the CEO of GambleAware, Marc Etches has stated the need for a ‘new industry-wide approach to public education’.
The president and CEO of BCLC – the British Columbia Lottery Corporation – believes that his firm can take a lead in the fight against problem gambling after it signed a deal with casino giant MGM Resorts International to provide its social responsible expertise.
The Kindred Group has become the first industry operator to gain full accreditation of the European Union consumer standards and policy mandate ‘The Recommendation on Consumer Protection’.
The chairman of the Industry Group for Responsible Gambling puts forward the case for more participation and cooperation within the industry in the area of socially responsible gambling.
Sky Betting & Gaming CEO Richard Flint has expressed his delight at the gaming operator’s latest charitable endeavour after it bypassed its expectations.
Ladbrokes has pulled down all markets for Celtic’s 13-year-old sensation Karamoko Dembele from its website, after being criticised by Scotland’s Children’s Commissioner, Tam Bailie.
The chief executive of coin-op trade association bacta believes that the industry really has to be seen to be taking problem gambling seriously if it is to get recognition for its efforts from politicians.
Clarion Events has announced an extended partnership with the International Association of Gaming Advisors (IAGA) that includes the WrB Responsible Gambling Innovation conference.
Bookmakers need to be seen as part of the solution to match fixing rather than one of its causes, according to Bill South, director of security and community affairs at William Hill.