Britain bans betting on credit cards to fight gambling addiction

FILE PHOTO: A man sits at a fixed odds betting terminal in a betting shop in London, Britain October 31, 2017. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

LONDON (Reuters) – Britons will no longer be able to use credit cards to place bets under the latest move by the government to tackle problem gambling, hurting the owner of PaddyPower Betfair and its takeover partner Canada’s Stars Group <TSGI.TO>. Less than a year after Britain slashed the maximum stake that can be placed […]

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