Uk Bgc Expressed Concern About The Black Online Gambling Market
Association of great britain "betting and gaming council" (uk betting and gaming council, uk bgc) expressed a warning about the danger emanating from the illegal black online market. Based on statistical data, british players visited unregulated sites 27 million times a year.
The report showed than 200,000 clients used the services of unlicensed gambling operators for a period of 12 months, from 2018 to 2019, making bets worth about 1.4 billion pounds sterling. In general, on unregulated operators, there were 2.5% of all visits to websites for rates, which amounted to 27 million visits. And 9% of the total number of search queries on gambling accounted for the sites of the black market.
The governments continues its overview of gambling, which led to another warnings regarding the black market, which have no guarantees established by the regulated sector.
Guarantees can be attributed to strict verification of personality and age, as well as a wide range of safer gambling tools, such as limits onposits, timeouts and interventions, when players spend more time or money than usual.
Black market sites can lure children under 18 years old who are not able to make rates with regulated firms, and not conduct customer checks, regardless of how much time or money is sport on gambling.
Michael duger, executive director of the rate and gambling council, said:
"As a standardization body for an adjustable industry, we strongly welcome the report, which, in our opinion, is an excellent opportunity to stimulate further changes in the field of safer gambling. However, these figures demonstrate the danger of unintenional pushing players to the illegal black online market, which does not provide any protection of the adjustable sector.
In the regulated industry rates and gambling, 100,000 men and women are employed, and they pay 3.2 billion pounds sterling a year in the form of taxes in the treasury, so the government shold be afraid to do everything that runs their risk.
Millions of people from the uk have experienced excite from time to time, whether in sports, in bingo, in the lottery or on the internet, and it is vital that the can do it in a safe atmosphere, and not in the black market. ".
Source: bgc official website