Thursday, January 27, 2022

Tag: David Clifton

Clifton: Give Rhodes a chance to reform our regulator

David Clifton Clifton Davies Consultancy chance to reform regulator
Licensing expert David Clifton of Clifton Davies believes Andrew Rhodes, CEO of the Gambling Commission, deserves a “proper chance” to improve the regulator’s relationship with the industry.

BGC calls for Ombudsman ahead of gambling review

Betting and Gaming Council Michael Dugher Ombudsman call Gambling Review regulation
Perhaps learning lessons from the last triennial review, the Betting and Gaming Council has pre-empted potential regulation from the upcoming review by calling for the implementation of a gambling ombudsman for the industry.

Clifton: GamCom makes a loud and “perplexing” start to 2021

Gambling Commission David Clifton comment
Despite making plenty of noise and headlines as 2021 begins, the Gambling Commission is yet to prove it is equally proficient at listening to the industry - and cutting through the static to find the statistics relevant to an evidence-based approach to regulation. So argues industry expert David Clifton.

Regulatory “shock-wave” imminent in the form of affordability checks, says Clifton

David Clifton caution affordability checks
The co-founder of the Clifton Davies Consultancy firm has cautioned that unprecedented player affordability checks may just be around the corner for online operators… but have the potential to spill over to the landed sector.

New speakers confirmed for Westminster eForum seminars

Coinslot - Westminster eForum Brexit Article 50
The Westminster eForum seminar focusing on the impact of Brexit on the UK gambling industry will feature a number of key industry speakers.   As the UK continues to negotiate its withdrawal from the EU, a Westminster eForum seminar will be held on 14 March titled the “UK gambling sector: market developments, regulation and the impact of Brexit.” The seminar will review...