A recent study conducted by researchers from Bristol University in the UK found that numerous betting firms were flouting strict advertising regulations in order to encourage children to engage with esports gambling. Like most other developed countries, there are strict and specific laws in place designed to protect British children from potentially damaging and addictive activities like gambling.
Betting Sites Targeting Children For eSports Betting
The researchers discovered that most online gambling firms were not using any kind of age verification to ensure that their adverts were not being placed in front of children. Furthermore, the researchers found that a quarter of all the online users responding to Twitter posts concerning betting odds for esports matches were aged under 16.…Continue reading