Responsible gambling

Q&A: How GAMSTOP can be perfected

As failings in the GAMSTOP scheme have been exposed in the media, EGR Compliance talks to Peter Murray head of gaming at Alexem Services about whether it is time to hit the reset button on the national self-exclusion scheme

GAMSTOP, the UK’s first national self-exclusion scheme for gambling was unveiled in April 2018 to much fanfare and pomp. Since then over 50,000 individuals have registered for the scheme, choosing to self-exclude themselves from some of the UK’s biggest licensed gambling firms. However, a BBC investigation recently revealed that individuals who had previously chosen to…

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