Britain’s Gambling Related Harm All-Party Parliamentary Group called on the government Monday to introduce a £2 maximum stake limit for online slot games, similar to the maximum stake limit introduced for fixed-odds betting terminals.

In an interim report released today (Nov. 4), the group accuses the British government and Gambling Commission of failing to effectively address the harms caused by the online gambling sector, although the group concedes that due to the political context, it is yet to meet with the new Gambling Minister or any representative from the Gambling Commission.

The parliamentary group’s report is funded by anti-online gambling campaigner Derek Webb, amusement and gaming machine industry association Bacta, Hippodrome Casino and the Gauselmann Group.

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