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Getting comfortable with affordability checks

Comments by David Clifton on gambling affordability checks are featured in an article by Scott Longley for iGaming Business entitled “Getting comfortable with affordability checks” (that you can download below). We thought it might be helpful to expand in this website posting on David’s comments quoted in the article. In the same way that 2019’s […]

All eyes will be on the UK market following credit card ban

The “Gambling Payments & Self-Governance” panel session moderated by David Clifton for CasinoBeats Malta Digital today (1 July 2020) is featured in a PaymentExpert article published immediately following the session entitled “All eyes will be on the UK market following credit card ban” (that you can download below). David’s panel, Paloma González Mascaraque (Head of […]

UK Casinos post-Coronavirus

David Clifton’s just published “UK Casinos Post-Coronavirus” article for the current edition of Casino Life magazine provides a completely up to date account of the challenges facing English land-based casinos that had, until as recently as 23 June 2020, been expecting to be able to re-open for business on 4 July 2020 (as reported by […]

Market-leading gaming operators set for CasinoBeats Malta Digital’s Payment Expert track

The forthcoming CasinoBeats Malta Digital “Gambling Payments & Self-Governance” panel session that David Clifton is moderating on Wednesday 1 July 2020 features in a Gambling Insider article entitled “Market-leading operators set for CasinoBeats Malta Digital’s Payment Expert track”. You can download the article below. Also on 1 July, David will be hosting a “Getting a UK […]

Puzzle upon puzzle marks the path ahead

David Clifton’s current Licensing Expert article for SBC News published today (4 June 2020) and entitled “Puzzle upon puzzle marks the path ahead” – that you can download below – focuses upon the following key developments that have affected the UK licensed gambling industry over the last month or so: the UK Gambling Commission’s: additional […]

David Clifton quoted on gambling’s “shifting regulatory sands”

Comments by David Clifton feature in an EGR.Global article by Scott Longley entitled “Covid-19 and gambling’s shifting regulatory sands”. The article was written shortly after: DCMS Minister Nigel Huddleston MP issued a press release urging the UK gambling sector to do all it could to tackle any heightened risk of problem gambling during the coronavirus […]

UK’s Voluntary Betting Ad Ban Faces Restart Test

David Clifton is quoted in an article entitled “UK’s Voluntary Betting Ad Ban Faces Restart Test” (that you can download below). The article focuses on the 27 April 2020 announcement by the Betting and Gaming Council that as soon as possible but, in any event no later than today (7 May 2020), all BGC […]

Use of technology to achieve safer gambling goals

Comments by David Clifton are included in an EGR article entitled “Technology, the regulators and the player journey”, in which the author of the article, Scott Longley addresses the question “With operators under increasing pressure from regulators over how they monitor and police customer journeys, could the adoption of new technological tools such as machine learning and AI […]