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Lessons to be learned – Gambling Commission

Lessons to be learned… via Gambling Commission Betfred will pay more than £800,000 in compensation and in contribution towards socially responsible causes as part of a regulatory settlement following a licence review. This payment follows failures by the operator in its anti-money laundering and social responsibility policies. The Gambling Commission’s investigation follows a court case […] Read more

Online gambling drove my son to suicide

Father of accountant killed in City fall: online gambling drove my son to suicide A young accountant who plunged to his death from an office building “died of shame” as his life was torn apart by an online gambling addiction, his father said. Joshua Jones, 23, jumped from a ninth floor balcony after his debts […] Read more