daily_news13 June 2019JPJ agrees £490m Gamesys acquisitionJPJ Group has entered into a conditional agreement to acquire the majority of its technology partner Gamesys’ assets for a total consideration of £490m (€549.8m/$620.9m). daily_news17 April 2019GC targets fairer and safer gambling market in year aheadThe UK Gambling Commission has set out its business plan for 2019-20, with a continued focus on protecting consumers, preventing gambling-related harm and raising overall standards in the industry. daily_news21 November 2018UK regulator calls for more efforts to protect minors Report claims more children will gamble than smoke or drink alcohol daily_news6 September 2018UK problem gambling remains level as participation drops Majority of punters were aged between 25 and 34 in 2016 daily_news30 August 2018Silverfish CSR unveils responsible gaming toolDigitalRG.net designed to enhance social responsibility strategies daily_news16 July 2018Gambling Commission chair urges industry to raise standardsWilliam Moyes, chair of the Gambling Commission, wants industry to “step up” to help improve standards daily_news1 May 2018GC sets out consumer protection strategyThe Gambling Commission has highlighted the inclusion of in-game protections and control measures as a key target for operators over the next 12 months daily_news30 August 2017Malta regulator unveils relationship management systemThe Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has launched a new ‘Licensee Relationship Management System’ in an effort to better communicate both current and prospective licensees. daily_news4 July 2017GambleAware urges evaluation of responsible gamblingThe GambleAware charity has published a series of resources to support the UK industry in its efforts to properly evaluate responsible gambling measures. daily_news30 January 2017Mecca Bingo extends with PlaytechRank Group-owned Mecca Bingo has renewed its bingo and games contract with Playtech. daily_news21 February 2014iGB Diary: Playtech, Bede research, Betfair-Snapchat, Spain In typical Playtech style, the igaming giant sets out its betting stall, Betfair links up with Snapchat, Spain should beware not regulating slots and some media not so eagle eyed. daily_news2 July 2013Ultimate Gaming enters New JerseyOnline poker and bingo operator is to provide Trump Taj Mahal Associates with a range of real-money Internet casino games and poker titles.