Gibraltar Online Gaming Firm 888 Probed By UK Regulator
by Jason Gorringe, Lowtax.net, London
16 May, 2017
Gibraltar-based 888 Holdings plc, the online gaming company, has announced that it is under review by the United Kingdom's Gambling Commission.
The company said the review concerns the manner in which a subsidiary of 888 Holdings plc has carried on its licensed activities, and is intended to ensure compliance with the terms of the operating license held by the subsidiary.
In particular, the review has been initiated to assess certain measures the subsidiary employs to ensure social responsibility to its customers including, amongst other items, effective self-exclusion tools across different operating platforms.
In response to the review, 888 Holdings plc said the company "is dedicated to providing players with a responsible as well as enjoyable gaming experience and the [subsidiary] will be proactively engaged in a cooperative and collaborative manner with the United Kingdom's Gambling Commission throughout this review."
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