Responsible Gambling


Petfre Gibraltar fined £2.87m by Britain’s Gambling Commission

Gibraltar-based online gambling operator Petfre, operator of the Betfred.com and oddsking.com brands, has been fined £2.87m by Britain’s Gambling Commission.

The financial penalty and official warning [...]

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US operators agree responsible gambling industry benchmark

Six leading US sports betting and iGaming operators have come together to agree new industry-led responsible gambling standards across the United States.

The 12-point pledge is [...]

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Twitch to prohibit unlicensed online gambling content

Streaming platform Twitch has announced plans to ban unlicensed online gambling content from its platform.

The move follows mounting concern about young people’s exposure to gambling [...]

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Betway fined for marketing on children’s websites

Super Group’s Betway brand has been fined £0.4m for inadvertently displaying its logo on a website popular with children.

The breach of Britain’s gambling regulations occurred [...]

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Netherlands gambling data show low awareness of legal brands

The minister for legal protection in the Netherlands has submitted data on the regulated gambling market to parliamentarians, ahead of a planned ban on untargeted [...]

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Australia launches online gambling inquiry

The Australian government has launched an inquiry into online gambling and its impacts on people with gambling problems.

The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Social [...]

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ATG fined SEK2m for breaching Swedish gambling regulations

Swedish betting and gaming operator ATG has been fined SEK2m for an error which prevented certain customers from registering on the national gambling self-exclusion register.

The [...]

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Unibet fined for alleged marketing infractions in Ontario

Ontario’s gambling regulator has fined Kindred Group’s Unibet brand for marketing violations.

The Ontario Alcohol and Gaming Commission (AGCO) has imposed a financial penalty of CAD$48,000 [...]

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Gambling Commission

Spreadex agrees £1.36m settlement with Gambling Commission

Financial spread betting and sports betting operator Spreadex has become the latest gambling business to fall foul of Britain’s anti-money laundering and social responsibility regulations.

Spreadex [...]

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Svenska Spel pledges SEK 42 million to problem gambling research 

Swedish gaming operator Svenska Spel is allocating SEK42m to support research into problem gambling over the next five years. 

Svenska Spel has already donated more than [...]

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Danish Gambling Authority rectifies error in ROFUS self-exclusion system

The Danish Gambling Authority (DGA) has corrected an error in its systems that prevented more 1000 people from correctly appearing on the national gambling self-exclusion [...]

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Entain agrees record £17m settlement for AML and social responsibility failings

London-listed Entain has agreed a £17m regulatory settlement with Britain’s Gambling Commission for social responsibility and anti-money laundering failures.

The gaming operator has also had additional [...]

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