Turnover slumps at Swedish casinos following regulation changes

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sweden flag and casino icons Sweden’s once buoyant online gambling market has been hit my new regulation

A review of turnover at Sweden’s online casino market has revealed a major downturn in fortunes for licensed operators. In particular, new restrictions around deposit limits imposed by the government in July, are hitting gambling firms the hardest. Swedish law makers introduced a new maximum deposit limit of SEK5,000 (equivalent to $554, €470 or £427)… Read more »

Important Major Changes Due From The UKGC

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united kingdom gambling commission logo The UKGC and player pre-verification, demo slots and reverse withdrawal action.

The UKGC have released what could prove to be a far-reaching and incendiary report into online gambling, moreover the subject of Responsible Gambling. The main points of note are the intention to examine the use of credit cards for gambling, the pre-verification of players before they can gamble at any casino online and the ‘reverse… Read more »

Credit Card ban being considered by UK gambling regulator

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The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) is seriously considering banning deposits to gambling sites using a credit card. The regulator, who have been rolling out a number of measures to make gambling online safer, stated that consumers should not gamble with money they don’t have. Several gambling operators have argued that credit card deposits are used… Read more »

Gambling sites agree to change ‘unfair’ bonus promotions

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A number of big online gambling operators, including William Hill, Ladbrokes and PT Entertainment, have agreed to change bonus promotions following pressure from the UK regulator. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) have said that customers must be able to cash out their money when they want, and not be forced to play more to… Read more »