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UKGC Seeks to Improve Handling of Gambling Related Complaints
UKGC Seeks to Improve Handling of Gambling Related Complaints

The United Kingdom Gambling Commission (UKGC) issued new standards this week designed to improve the process by which…


UKGC and 15 International Gambling Regulators to Study Relation Between Gambling and Social Casino Games
UKGC and 15 International Gambling Regulators to Study Relation Between Gambling and Social Casino Games

International Gambling Regulators including the Washington State Gambling Commission in the US join forces to address concerns over video games in-game purchases gambling risks.


UKGC Targets Unfair Cash Withdrawal Restrictions
UKGC Targets Unfair Cash Withdrawal Restrictions

The United Kingdom Gambling Commission (UKGC) has issued a warning to online gaming operators not to impede players…


Regulatory Headwinds in Four Countries: Russia, Norway, Germany and UK
Regulatory Headwinds in Four Countries: Russia, Norway, Germany and UK

An excerpt from Poker Industry PRO’s latest report into the state of the online poker industry in 2018.


Online Operators To Pick Up the Tab for FOBT Max Bet Cut
Online Operators To Pick Up the Tab for FOBT Max Bet Cut

UK government to hike the remote gaming duty as it prepares to slash the FOBT maximum bet to £2.


UKGC Moves to Increase Consumer Protections in Online Gambling
UKGC Moves to Increase Consumer Protections in Online Gambling

The gambling regulator in the United Kingdom has found that under its rules, consumer protections and social responsibili…


UKGC Recommends Default Deposit Limits in Online Gaming
UKGC Recommends Default Deposit Limits in Online Gaming

Social gaming, player fund protection, dormant account fees, and withdrawal restrictions all under scrutiny.


UKGC Sheds Light On Gambling Behaviours In The United Kingdom
UKGC Sheds Light On Gambling Behaviours In The United Kingdom

Trends revealed in the survey show gambling online via mobile devices is on the rise and gamblers are most motivated to play by advertisements seen on television.


"A Systemic Failing": William Hill Hit With £6.2 Million Fine from UKGC
“A Systemic Failing”: William Hill Hit With £6.2 Million Fine from UKGC

Sportsbook William Hill will be fined for “systemic social responsibility and money laundering failures,” the UK’s regulator announced today.


Portugal's Progress, Industry Icicles, and Awards for Everyone: This Week in Online Poker
Portugal’s Progress, Industry Icicles, and Awards for Everyone: This Week in Online Poker

The awards season is upon us. Kindred Group picked up Poker Operator of the Year at the International Gaming Awards…


Aussie Records, Power Up Tweaks and Sponsors in the Spotlight: This Week in Online Poker
Aussie Records, Power Up Tweaks and Sponsors in the Spotlight: This Week in Online Poker

The sponsored pro shuffle continues this week, first with the announcement that long-standing PokerStars sponsored pro…


"The Phenomenon of Integration": How 2017 Has Been a Turning Point for Open Liquidity in Online Poker
“The Phenomenon of Integration”: How 2017 Has Been a Turning Point for Open Liquidity in Online Poker

Across Europe, the United States and now even South America, shared liquidity has finally won out—2018 should see cross-border shared liquidities across all key existing and emerging online poker markets.


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