Neil McArthur: “Extra operator vigilance” required during new Covid-19 lockdown

Gambling Commission CEO issues fresh warning over pandemic-based marketing and cross-sell techniques

UK-licensed operators have been warned by Gambling Commission (UKGC) CEO Neil McArthur to increase scrutiny of player activity during the new UK-wide national lockdown. Affirming his belief that the lockdowns could change customer behaviour, McArthur cited increased gambling among players affected by the stay-at-home restrictions, including some players gambling for the first time. The UKGC…

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