Bookmaker shares plunge after report FOBT maximum stake could be slashed from £100 to £2 – The Independent


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Bookmaker shares plunge after report FOBT maximum stake could be slashed from £100 to £2
The Independent
Under the Government’s plan to crack down on FOBTs, GambleAware, the Advertising Association, broadcasters and gambling industry groups are also drawing up a two-year responsible gambling advertising campaign, which will have a budget of £5m to £7m
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UK set to cut maximum stake on lucrative gaming machines to £2 – Financial Times


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UK set to cut maximum stake on lucrative gaming machines to £2
Financial Times
They claim FOBTs disproportionately target gambling addicts — an accusation vehemently denied by the betting industry. Officials at the Department for Culture, Media and Sport have been seeking views on what the maximum stake on FOBTs should be over a
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