Analysis: The impact of the EuroMillions betting ban

Lottery betting operator Lottoland was publicly angered by the UK government’s decision to ban betting on non-UK EuroMillions draws, but was the crackdown really all that much of a surprise?

Words by Julian Rogers Whenever a regulatory loophole is exploited by individuals or companies it usually isn’t very long before governments step in to close the gap in the law. So when the UK government launched a consultation with stakeholders regarding a proposal to “close the regulatory loophole” which allows UK consumers to bet on…

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