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gambling charity
Betting 07-07-2020

Gambling Charity Calls For Improvements in Bank Card Blocking System

Moreover, the group said that a recent study finds out that 40% of current account holders do not benefit from the system. A research conducted for the GambleAware foundation revealed that only eight financial companies in the UK offer customers an option to block all future payments to a particular gambling website. The group added […]

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iso accreditation
Betting 07-07-2020

Pariplay Gets ISO/IEC 27001 Accreditation For Its ISMS

The company received the certification in terms of its Information Security Management System. The certification ensures the highest standards of data security and privacy and is highly renowned by several regulatory bodies. Pariplay Extends Its Supply In Swiss Markets For years, the company has been successfully working to perform rigorous tests and audits. It provides […]

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Ukraine Considers Legalizing Gambling
Betting 07-07-2020

Ukraine Considers Legalizing Gambling In Bid To Reform Economy

Gambling has been prohibited in Ukraine following a fire incident that burned down a gaming hall in 2009. Since then, all forms of gambling has been illegal in Ukraine with the exception of lottery. Despite this, local lottery operators are still required to follow strict regulations for them to be able to operate their business. […]

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loot boxes UK regulation
Betting 06-07-2020

House of Lords Urges For Immediate Loot Box Regulation In UK

The committee has focused on how the UK government can protect customers from harmful gambling practices. They want the government to consider it as a ‘game of chance’ which would bring it under the Gambling Act 2005. Evidence for Considering Loot Boxes Under Gambling Laws Among the 66 recommendations, loot boxes are highlighted as a […]

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casino bellagio
Betting 06-07-2020

Bellagio Faces Largest Las Vegas Sportsbooks Loss

Reports claim that more than 50 of these so-called “past-post” bets have been placed. These bets were made on the currently ongoing Korean and Chinese baseball games. Initial investigations revealed that the mistake may have been made because of human error. The casino reiterated that their system was in no way jeopardized and that the […]

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illinois sport betting market
Betting 06-07-2020

DraftKings Inks Deal With Illinois To Enter Sports Betting Market

DraftKings said that it is partnering with local operator Casino Queen. The multi-year deal will allow DraftKings to run its retail sportsbook and mobile gaming app in the state. By partnering up with a local casino operator, DraftKings was able to fast track its entry into the Illinois sports betting market. A new frontier for […]

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English Football League
Betting 03-07-2020

English Football League Pleads Government To Ditch Gambling Sponsorship Ban

Without these sponsorships, the EFL thinks that most of its smaller club members will be forced into administration due to lack of revenue. The government is planning to ban all gambling related elements on sports team kits. The ban also covers ads on football stadiums. Tough stance on gambling Recently, the House of Lords Gambling […]

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Detroit Tigers Makes History
Betting 03-07-2020

Detroit Tigers Makes History With Sports Gambling Deal

PointsBet is an Australian online sports betting platform that has recently found popularity in the United States. With this latest deal, the company will soon be allowed to market itself through TV ads and other digital assets associated with the Detroit Tigers. Moreover, all of firm’s products will now be allowed for integration in The […]

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loot boxes
Betting 02-07-2020

UK Lords Classify Loot Boxes as Gambling

The House of Lords argue that video game loot boxes should be classified as a “game of chance.” In turn, these loot boxes should be regulated under the country’s Gambling Act of 2005. The report from the House claims that: “If a product looks like gambling and feels like gambling, it should be regulated as […]

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California Sports Betting Legislation
Betting 02-07-2020

California Sports Betting Legislation Ends in Stalemate

One of the legislation’s most ardent supported is California state senator Bill Dodd. He has been pushing for the regulated roll out of this new and growing online industry. The legislation, bill SCA 6, will legalize online and mobile sports betting in the state. The future of online gambling According to Odds.com, California is expected […]

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