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Are Online Betting Promotions Unfair?

An investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has resulted in changes to the way in which online betting sites can structure their bonus offers. All operators have been told that they must...

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Trump Would Win Again Say Paddy Power

It’s now a year since Donald Trump upset the odds and caused one of the biggest political betting shocks in history. It’s been an interesting year to put it mildly, with the new president...

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Football Association Ends Gambling Sponsorship

The English FA have taken the decision to end its sponsorship deals with all gambling companies, according to a report on their website. This will involve terminating a lucrative long term deal with Ladbrokes....

William Hill Withdraws From Poland

William Hill Withdraws From Poland

Bookmaking giant William Hill has announced that it intends to withdraw its online betting services from Poland. It is the latest of the leading online bookies to make such an announcement, which comes after...

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Cowdenbeath Player Suspended For Betting

Another player from the Scottish leagues has been suspended for betting on football, according to a BBC report. Dean Brett, who plays for Cowdenbeath in League Two, is accused of placing over 2500 bets....

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Why Do Bookmakers Pay Out Early?

Traditionally, even the most popular bookmakers are not always known for their generosity. So it does seem strange when you see them giving out money before they have to. However, in recent years there...

FOBTs To Be Banned In Welsh Bookies?

FOBTs To Be Banned In Welsh Bookies?

The Welsh government will soon get the power to ban Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (also known as FOBTs) in Welsh bookmakers. A report from BBC News states that the UK government has approved the...

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Online Betting Sites Investigated By CMA

The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority has decided to launch an inquiry into whether online betting companies treat their customers fairly, according to a report from the BBC. The investigation will focus on the...

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Is William Hill Merging With PokerStars?

We could be about to see the third recent big merger in the online betting industry. That’s according to BBC News, who report that William Hill and Amaya are in talks about a potential...