Sky Bet fined £1m by the Gambling Commission for self-exclusion failings

Regulator says weakness in the operator's self-exclusion facilities was a "serious failure affecting thousands of potentially vulnerable customers"

Sky Betting & Gaming (SB&G) has been handed a £1m financial penalty by the UK Gambling Commission for a number of self-exclusion failings. The regulator this morning announced it had reached a voluntary Regulatory Settlement with the Yorkshire-based operator, which reported its failings to the Commission in 2016. According to a statement, weaknesses identified in…

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