Banking group HSBC UK has joined forces with industry charities GamCare and GambleAware to develop and launch a new self-restriction tool to enable its customers to block gambling transactions on their accounts.
Rank Group, the parent company of Mecca Bingo and Grosvenor Casinos, has finalised its acquisition of online casino and bingo operator Stride Gaming. Stride Shares will cease trading on AIM at 7.00am on October 7.
GVC Holdings has revised its full year profit projections upwards for the second time this year after the operator’s online and European retail growth helped offset a weaker performance from its UK retail arm.
Playtech has reported a 54% year-on-year increase in revenue for 2018, though growth for the year was largely down to the acquisition of Italian operator Snaitech, with the solutions giant’s B2B division struggling.
GambleAware, the charity previously known as the Responsible Gambling Trust (RGT), has published a new five-year strategy in order to reinforce its commitment to people suffering from gambling-related harm.
Contagious Gaming has stated that it expects its pending acquisition of Digitote to go through early this month, while also confirming the appointment of Craig Loverock as its new chief financial officer.
Playtech chairman Alan Jackson has revealed that the company was able to make “significant” progress during the six months through to June 30, after the firm posted widespread year-on-year growth across key financials.