Tag: Regulator

Wright confirms government considering gambling credit-card ban

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The culture secretary has said the government will follow the lead of the Gambling Commission, which is conducting a call-for-evidence on the issue of credit card use in gambling.

Which? renews calls for cash-access regulator

Consumer group Which? has released servant calls for the government to create a bespoke regulator tasked solely with protecting public access to cash. “We have serious concerns that the alarming rate of cash machine and bank branch closures risks leaving people facing an uphill battle to access the cash they rely on,” said Jenni Allen on behalf of the lobby...

Pubs falling short of policing underage fruit machine play, says regulator

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The Gambling Commission has called on the pub sector to take action following a recent study which indicates a rise in underage gambling in drinking establishments. A new study by the Gambling Commission estimates that only just over 10 percent of English pubs actively intervene to stop underage players from accessing gaming machines.