Up until recently, a combination of Las Vegas and Native American tribes held a monopoly on the US gambling industry. Last summer, that changed when the US Supreme Court ruled that a previous ban on sports betting was unconstitutional. In the immediate wake of that decision, states began legalizing and regulating sports betting. While this […]
Posted on: April 30, 2019 |
Following on from a string of other fines, Skybet now faces down a penalty from the UK Gambling Commission for "failing to protect vulnerable customers."
Posted on: April 11, 2018 |
The UK Gambling Commission has recently increased efforts to clamp down on misleading or unethical marketing practices. GVC Holdings is the latest company to run afoul of regulations.
Posted on: February 21, 2018 |
In the wake of a recent government investigation, UK gambling operators must loosen the rules for how customers can withdraw their money.
Posted on: February 4, 2018 |
[toc]It’s been a busy week in the UK gambling market. New figures and landmark announcements arrived in the same week. On Nov. 29, land-based casino operators in the UK agreed to guarantee funding for GambleAware, a leading charity in Britain committed to minimizing gambling-related harm. On Nov. 30, new figures released by the UK Gambling […]
Posted on: December 5, 2017 |
The release of the new Star Wars Battlefront video game has both Belgium and Hawaii questioning if the game is too close to gambling with its loot boxes.
Posted on: November 25, 2017 |
A new UK Gambling Commission report indicates people are losing faith in gambling's fairness, so the Commission issued new regulations to improve games.
Posted on: November 17, 2017 |
Laws for international operators make it both tough and not too lucrative in the Czech Republic, but BetStars is moving forward there nonetheless.
Posted on: November 15, 2017 |
A proposed law in the Netherlands could limit online gambling to just sites with a physical presence within the country, such as servers.
Posted on: October 23, 2017 |