The GB Gambling Commission has launched a 12-week consultation on potential restrictions on the use of credit cards for gambling, although an outright ban is likely to be robustly opposed by the industry.
Clarion Gaming, the parent company of iGaming Business, has partnered SiGMA Group for a new Asian gaming event under the ICE banner. The event will take place from 7 to 9 June next year, at the SMX Manila in the Philippines.
Multinational online payments giant Paysafe Group has appointed Philip McHugh as its new chief executive, replacing Joel Leonoff in the role. McHugh joins from Total System Services, with Leonoff shifting to a new role as vice chair of Paysafe's board.
Online and mobile credentials authentication business Jumio has announced that its US operation has commenced voluntary Chapter 11 proceedings in the US Bankruptcy Court in a move that will enable the company to sell its assets.
Private equity group CVC Capital Partners is to provide an $80 million (€73.4 million) growth equity investment to Kount, a US-based provider of online and mobile fraud detection and prevention solutions.
Payment solutions provider SafeCharge has announced that Tim Mickley is to return as chief financial officer, while also confirming Yuvul Ziv will take up the position of group chief operating officer from January.