Monday, December 6, 2021

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Industry media hits back at anti-gambling’s coalition of control

Gambling Related Harm industry media hits back at anti-gamblings coalition of control
In an article titled ‘The plot against gambling: how a powerful lobby is out to change betting forever’, The Racing Post identifies the formation of an anti-gambling force comprised of unlikely allies and outsiders, all with an agenda to reshape the industry to their own vision.

Gambling in a time of Covid-19

Covid-19 lockdown Dan Waugh Regulus Partners
In the consultancy’s weekly Winning Post, Regulus Partners’ Dan Waugh looks at how the gambling industry is adapting to the shake-up caused by the COVID-19 lockdown.

Is money the root of all regulation?

Dan Waugh NAO Report Comment
Regulus Partners’ Dan Waugh comments on the recent review of the Gambling Commission by the National Audit Office, arguing it increases the threat level to the industry..

Gambling-related Harm APPG – £2 for online?

Dan Waugh Regulus Partners £2 stake
Dan Waugh highlights the importance of high stakes for online operators, suggesting the path they must take to protect against a £2 stake limit.

Silence in the House as MPs debate “irrelevant” report

Dan Waugh Regulus Partners Parliament hostility
Regulus' Dan Waugh paints a picture of the current hostility and complexity surrounding gambling in parliament, while acknowledging that the Gambling..

Different defensive strategies will lead to the same outcome for bookies

LBO Sector Closure comment Dan Waugh
Analysing the shop closure announcements from both Will Hill and GVC in his weekly Winning Post blog, Regulus Partners’ Dan Waugh identifies the differing..

Why problem gambling just doesn’t add up

Coinslot Dan Waugh Bacta Convention
In a blog post excerpt, Regulus Partners’ Dan Waugh considers the pitfalls of misaligning activity with evaluation; and asks whether manipulation of problem gambling statistics by is acceptable - even in the pursuit of noble objectives.   What is the point of ‘Safer Gambling’? No seriously, what precisely is the point? Amidst all the hand-wringing, virtue-signalling and self-flagellation, what exactly are...

In pursuit of balance

Dan Waugh
In an excerpt of a blog post for consultancy firm Regulus Partners, Dan Waugh calls for the industry, the regulator, and the government to pursue a more balanced approach to gambling. As any fish on a bicycle will tell you, balance is a tricky thing. In matters of gambling policy, equilibrium at times seems like a hopeless dream as debate...