Swedish investment bank dumps £100m in gambling stocks on ethical concerns

Handelsbanken divests shares in gaming companies including Mr Green, LeoVegas and NetEnt

Swedish investment bank Handelsbanken (SHB) has sold SEK 1.2bn (£100.4m) worth of shares in Swedish online gambling operators over the last three months, citing ethical concerns. According to Swedish financial newspaper Di, the publicly-listed bank divested its shares in Mr Green, LeoVegas, NetEnt, Aspire Global, Catena Media and Scout Gaming in an effort to boost…

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