Posts tagged with ‘UKAT’

  • Marked rise in UK online gamblers, says report

    By Casino International on October 26, 2021
    The UK Gambling Commission has revealed that in the year to September 2021, 25% of adults aged 16 and over had gambled online in the previous four weeks, rising from 22.6% in 2020 and up from just 18.1% in 2017. The data – analysed by gambling treatment providers UKAT – shows that for all 4,005 respondents, online gambling participation rates […]
  • “More people gambled online than ever before during 2020”

    By Casino International on February 23, 2021
    The UK Gambling Commission has revealed that in the year to December 2020, nearly 24% of adults aged 16 and over had gambled online in the previous four weeks, rising by 3% since 2019 and by 6% since 2016. The data shows that for all respondents, online gambling participation rates are increasing, but there are significant annual rises in women […]
  • Covid impacts UK Gaming Duty for government

    By Casino International on October 30, 2020
    HM Revenue and Customs have released the UK Betting & Gaming commentary for 2020, revealing how much income they’ve received from betting and gaming receipts. The report – analysed by gaming and gambling experts UKAT – shows a total for the current financial year of £1,344 million, a decrease of 8% compared with the same period in the previous financial […]
  • BGC announces full ad ban during COVID crisis

    By Casino International on April 27, 2020
    Members of the Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) have just announced that they will voluntarily remove all TV and radio product advertising during the COVID-19 lockdown as addiction experts describe this as “an unprecedented step in unprecedented times”. The announcement is the latest in the series of measures taken as part of the BGC’s ‘Ten Pledges for COVID-19’ campaign revealed in March. […]