Industry

Online betting Industry news and interesting information.

The Law of Small Numbers in Sports Betting

One of the many means by which bookmakers make a profit is punter error. Following the law of small numbers is one of the most glaring of these errors, yet most bettors either don’t know what it means or don’t give it a second thought.

188Bet Cites “Commercial Decision” for Abrupt UK Exit

UK and Irish punters were left feeling frustrated after online betting site 188Bet.com suddenly announced its exit from the British gambling market. 188Bet has so far given no reason for the abrupt exit beyond it being “a commercial decision in a very competitive market.”

888 Purchase of BetBright Triggers Angry Reactions

Not everyone is thrilled about the recent acquisition of Irish sports betting operator BetBright by 888 Holdings in a £15 million deal. Customers have expressed no small amount of outrage after learning the BetBright customer base and unsettled liabilities on wagers are not a part of the deal with 888.com.

Barclays Introduces Gambling Exclusion Feature for Banking Customers

Barclays has become the first major bank in the UK to offer its own version of a self-exclusion program for gamblers who need to take a break from betting. According to early reports, the feature works similarly to the self-exclusion programs offered by UK gambling sites that allow customers to voluntarily ban themselves from betting …

Barclays Introduces Gambling Exclusion Feature for Banking Customers Read More »

Scroll to Top