Tag: Clive Hawkswood

Towards a sustainable global future

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In his role as Chief Executive of the Remote Gambling Association, Clive Hawkswood has spent almost a decade and a half guiding the industry’s efforts to develop best practices, educate regulators and unify the voice of the remote sector....

RGA’s Clive Hawkswood cites the ‘genius of ideas’ as innovators prepare for ICE London 2019

ICE London (5-7 February, ExCeL London, UK) is the key B2B event where gaming professionals will see the concepts and innovations that have the potential to change the way the industry does business, according to Clive Hawkswood, outgoing…

2017: A test of opportunity or challenge?

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As the industry steps up gear for another busy year, Clive Hawkswood, CEO of the Remote Gambling Association (RGA), addresses some of the major challenges that UK-based operators could face in 2017.   Will the next twelve - or indeed eleven months bring opportunities, or challenges? Every year, the question remains the same - and the answer is that it will...

Executives predict new wave of gaming innovation

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Rising regulatory costs can be stifling for innovators, but by intensifying competition and attracting new markets and alternative forms of finance, could ‘good’ regulation seriously be the root of a more innovative industry? Markets dominated by fewer larger firms have a reputation for stagnancy, yet senior executives suggest regulation and consolidation could be creating the incentives for a new wave...

RGA urges members to maintain high standards

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At the Remote Gambling Association’s annual general meeting in London last month, the trade body tackled some of online’s biggest issues head-on - from anti-money laundering measures to the new National Online Self-Exclusion Scheme - and stressed the need for best practice.   The Remote Gambling Association (RGA) urged its members to live up to their own high standards at this...

RGA pushes for changes in Polish sports betting tax

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The Remote Gambling Association wants the Polish Government to tax profits rather than turnover.   The Remote Gambling Association (RGA) has urged the Polish Government to change its online sports betting tax regime to one based on gross profits rather than turnover. The Polish Government adopted a Bill on 19 July to amend the existing online gambling law. Despite the stated objectives,...