Wednesday, March 29, 2023

Tag: Annual Report

From “problem gambling” to “gambling-related harm”

The Gambling Commission has often been criticised for using vague terminology, open to multiple interpretations. But as the watchdogs attention shifts from “problem gambling” to “harm”, the UK industry may come to pine for a far less explicit era.

Paddy Power Betfair Plc reports strong Q1 growth

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A report from Paddy Power Betfair Plc for Q1 2017 has recorded 23% revenue increase and a key growth driven by sports for the company.   Paddy Power Betfair plc has announced a trading update for the three month period ended 31 March 2017 with key growth driven by sports in Q1 2017. Revenue up 23% to £416m (up 15% in...

JackpotJoy submits accounts and sets date for AGM

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The 2016 Annual Accounts for online bingo-led operator, JackpotJoy PLC, have been submitted alongside its 2017 Notice of Annual General Meeting.   Jackpotjoy plc, the largest online bingo‐led operator in the world, in compliance with Listing Rule 14.3.6, has submitted a copy of each of the following documents to the National Storage Mechanism, and these will shortly be available for inspection...

UKGC toughens stance in ‘consumer-focussed’ annual report

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Praising the “welcome change in attitude” at a number of major gaming companies, GC chairman Philip Graf hinted at greater levels of accountability for firms that fail to put the consumer at the heart of their business.   Consumer protections and tougher sanctions were the core themes of the UK Gambling Commission’s latest annual report, which saw the regulator release some...