Thursday, December 8, 2022

Tag: RGT

ABB boss says RGT research will “greatly help” them improve PAS

Betting Business ABB Malcolm George
The ABB’s chief exec Malcolm George welcomes RGT verdict of Player Awareness Systems.   In response to the RGT announcement that, following its programme of research in collaboration with PwC, it finds that Player Awareness Systems need further development before they can be proven to minimise harmful play on gambling machines, Malcolm George, chief executive of the Association of British Bookmakers,...

PAS needs more development to protect players, says RGT research

Betting Business RGT
New Responsible Gambling Trust (RGT) and PwC research reveals more work was required before innovative ‘Player Awareness Systems’ (PAS) can be proven to minimise harmful play on gambling machines.   Earlier this year, the Association of British Bookmakers (ABB) asked the Responsible Gambling Trust to commission independent research to assess the initial implementation by UK bookmakers of new ‘player awareness systems’...

Betting industry to open up machine data for PwC evaluation

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The Responsible Gambling Trust (RGT) has commissioned PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) to evaluate a recent Association of British Bookmakers initiative - Player Awareness Systems (PAS) - designed to help people avoid gambling-related harm when using gaming machines in LBOs. Independent research commissioned and published in December 2014 by RGT demonstrated for the first time that it is possible to distinguish between problem...