Gambling Commission expects “four or five” bidders for new UK National Lottery licence

CEO Neil McArthur cites “real interest” from operators, but cannot confirm if Camelot will re-tender

The Gambling Commission (UKGC) expects “four or five” companies to launch bids to run the UK National Lottery when the licence competition opens in March 2020, the regulator’s CEO has said. Speaking at the DCMS’ inquiry into so-called addictive and immersive technologies, Neil McArthur said there had been “real interest” from several firms, particularly at…

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