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UK: LBOs – is it terminal or can SSBTs be the answer? We have written extensively on the potentially existential risk posed to ‘traditional’ (read all) LBOs by the DCMS Review, especially within the context of profit disruption and the need for a much more developed...

“Some things in life are bad, they can really make you mad; others just make you want to swear and curse…. There are some pretty good reasons to take a glass half full view of betting and gaming in Great Britain these days – high profile...

The Horseracing Bettors Forum, an independent body set up with the BHA to highlight issues relating to betting customers, has released a 10-point “Betting Charter”. The key points include: The need for “advanced protection of punters’ funds” The need to “deal appropriately with problem gambling” ...

“Not the perfect script” The boos rang around the London Stadium as twice-banned Justin Gatlin spoilt Usain Bolt’s farewell party, and the question of (dis)trust in sport once again became a focus of attention.  The cries of condemnation came loud and clear from the public, other...

The UK online gambling market has been the powerhouse of the European remote sector. Not only is it by far the largest market, approaching £5bn in revenue, it has also been growing at a recent CAGR of approaching 20% (RP estimates). If growth stalls in this...