Saturday, November 27, 2021

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Commission cracks down on online player verification

Commission, cracks down, online player, verification
Changes to the rigour and process time of age and ID verification online will make remote play fairer and safer, says the regulator. The coming spring will see new rules come into play that will force online gambling operators to hasten the speed at which they confirm the identity of their players. The Gambling Commission maintains that its new regulations, which...

Commission hits two operators hard for SR breaches

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The Gambling Commission has levelled £2.7 million in fines to two key operators for breaches of SR and AML rules. It’s been a busy week at the Gambling Commission which has handed out two considerable fines to operators considered to be at the harder end of the gambling spectrum. First the Rank Group, at £500,000, for failing to intervene in problem...

Industry must persuade Commission on cashless

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Despite no movement on cashless and contact- less payments in the Triennial Review, the DCMS has encouraged the industry to continue its engagement with the Gambling Commission. “There appears to be continued industry wide support for the introduction of contactless payments, especially given the potential for corresponding player protection measures that could be introduced alongside this form of payment,” the...