Tag Archives: remote gambling association
- UK online gambling operators told to purge kid-friendly marketing
October 22, 2017
UK-licensed online gambling operators have been told to purge their websites of any marketing material including content that might hold particular appeal to under-18s, even if the content doesn’t involve real-money play. On Friday, the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC), the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA), the Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP)...
- UK online gambling sites preview new self-exclusion scheme
June 1, 2017
UK-facing online gambling operators have unveiled the name of their new national online self-exclusion scheme to better protect vulnerable gamblers who have difficulty controlling their gambling activity. On Thursday, the Remote Gambling Association (RGA) trade group announced that it would soon launch its new GAMSTOP program, which aims to meet...
- UK competition watchdog launches probe of online gambling T&C’s
October 21, 2016
The UK’s competition watchdog has launched a probe into whether online gambling sites are breaking the law via misleading promotions. On Friday, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) announcing an investigation of “potential breaches of consumer law, including misleading promotions and unfair terms, being used by firms to block players’...
- Gambling Commission Requires licensed bookies to Fund Self-exclusion Scheme
May 12, 2015
The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) will require online gambling operators to fund a multi-million pound, nationwide self-exclusion scheme. According to a draft framework published by the regulator last week, the anticipated cost of creating the Central Hub for Online Operator Self Exclusion (CHOOSE) would be £2m, with ongoing costs of...
- Intralot file to undo OPAP’s horse license; RGA slam court over OPAP bet monopoly
October 2, 2014
Two recent decisions that ruled in favor of Greek betting firm OPAP have come under fire from stakeholders who came out on the losing end(s). In the first instance, Greek lottery and gaming technology supplier Intralot is protesting the decision by the state agency in charge of privatizing government assets...
- Unibet Customers Gain Access to Odobo Games
August 26, 2014
Gibraltar, 26 August 2014 – Odobo announces its latest games distribution deal with Unibet. An operator comprised of a number of online real-money gaming sites listed collectively on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm. The new deal widens Odobo’s scope for game distribution particularly in Northern Europe and Nordic regions, where Unibet has a...
AskGamblers Casino Complaint Service Report for 2015
March 2, 2016
New Hampshire online gambling bill springs to life
October 17, 2017
Why Malta is a Sure Bet for iGaming Companies
October 9, 2014