With the upcoming election, we're going to see what is the position of all major parties on gambling and what can we expect in 2020.
A limit on online casino gambling will have a serious impact on the industry and could drive players to offshore sites which are unlicensed and unregulated.
It has been reported that many UK gambling operators hire special VIP account managers, and their job includes offering incentives to players who might have or could potentially develop a gambling problem.
Following the report by all party parliamentary group asking for the introduction of a wagering limit on online games, similar to the FOBTs limit that was introduced earlier this year, the share price of multiple gambling operators has decreased.
A report has been submitted to the UK Parliament and it includes a range of suggestions, such as including wagering limits at online casinos, a ban on credit card wagering and more.
Ladbrokes reportedly tried to convince a problem gambler who stole money and his victims to keep quiet about the scandal if they are to be compensated.
It has been reported that majority of pubs in England haven’t taken measures to ensure that patrons who wager funds on pub gambling machines are above 18. The UKGC is determined to work with all stakeholders to ensure that only visitors who are old enough are allowed to gamble.
Popular game Rocket League will no longer feature loot boxes of the standard format, i.e. players will know what they’re buying if they decide to purchase anything in-game.