Responsible gambling

Does Flutter’s Tom Watson tie-up make sense?

Will hiring an ex-Labour gambling industry critic bring sweeping reform from the inside out or are superficial motives at play?

Flutter Entertainment caused a few industry insiders to do a double-take last week after recruiting former Labour deputy leader Tom Watson as an adviser with a focus on responsible gambling. The Financial Times broke the story, reporting Watson would be paid “no more than six figures” while describing the former MP as an “anti-gambling campaigner”.…

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