UKGC warns operators over “irresponsible behaviour” during Covid-19 shutdown

Neil McArthur instructs licensees to be cautious with cross-sell behaviour following increase in online casino play

The Gambling Commission (UKGC) will not tolerate “irresponsible behaviour” from operators during the Covid-19 lockdown and will not hesitate to intervene if social responsibility standards start to slip, according to CEO Neil McArthur. In an email sent to all licensees, McArthur acknowledged the “uncertain and unsettling” events affecting UK operators right now, having spoken to…

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