Tag Archives: UK Gambling Commission
- Bookmaker Geoff Banks raises hell over gambling ‘bonus culture’
July 27, 2017
There was a sudden surge of punters at Geoff Banks' website during the last few days but the prominent bookie isn’t happy about it. Apparently, the website traffic was caused by promotion-seeking punters scouring gambling websites to make guaranteed profits. The Guardian reported that Banks filed a complaint against a...
- GoWild prepares for UK expansion after being granted a remote Gambling Operating License
July 26, 2017
The UK Gambling Commission awards GoWild a Remote Gambling Operating License, enabling GoWild to open its virtual doors to the UK gambling market July 2017 – GoWild, a leading European online gaming operator, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a Remote Gambling Operating License by the UK...
- UK gamblers’ new tool for filing gambling-related complaints
July 25, 2017
The UK’s gambling regulator is enhancing its’ ‘consumer first’ focus by partnering with an online support tool through which gamblers can submit complaints to gambling operators. On Monday, the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) announced that, as of August 1, gamblers will be able to use Resolver, an online support tool...
- UK fantasy sports operators warned about betting licenses
July 17, 2017
UK fantasy sports league organizers have been warned not to conduct their operations in a manner that requires them to obtain a sports betting license. With a new football season just around the corner, the UK Gambling Commission is warning fantasy sports organizers not to get “caught out by gambling...
- UK gambling operators told to put consumers first or face “full range of enforcement powers”
July 5, 2017
UK-licensed online gambling operators have been told to put consumers first or face the wrath of the country’s gambling regulator. On Wednesday, the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) unveiled its new enforcement strategy for licensees who violate the terms of their licensing agreements. The strategy, which followed a 12-week consultation period...
- UKGC probes Ladbrokes’ data protection violation
June 28, 2017
A passer-by in Glasgow has accidentally opened a Pandora’s box – or in this case a bin bag – for British bookmaker Ladbrokes Coral. The Guardian reported that the UK Gambling Commission is investigating Ladbrokes for a possible violation of data protection laws after a passer-by found a bin bag...
Ladbrokes Australia fined (again) for inducing gamblers
April 7, 2017
Draft Fantasy targets UK rollout in August
March 27, 2017