The UK Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport published a report where it is stated that the UK Gambling Commission has not done enough to tackle problem gambling. It is very likely that the Gambling Act will be amended, or at least that such an initiative will be put forward.
Sportito and Dynamic (Prophet) licences suspended by the UKGC for failing to integrate GAMSTOP - the self-exclusion platform. Sportito later integrated GAMSTOP and the suspension was lifted.
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.
In the event of a no deal Brexit which seems to be a very likely outcome, UK gambling operators will face serious challenges. Rank Group has already published that it has prepared a Brexit menu which doesn’t include foodstuffs that are imported from the continent.