Gamban

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Gamban
Software
Founded2015
FounderJack Symons
Key people
Jack Symons (Founder)
Website[[[:Template:Wdib]] ] 

Gamban is a U.K.-based software company owned and operated by Beanstalk HPS LTD.[1][2] It has developed gambling exclusion software that blocks online gambling websites and apps from users’ devices. [1][2] It also uses a live database to remove gambling elements such as skins betting from e-sports games. [1]

Gamban blocks more than 40,000 online gambling sites and applications. [1] As of January 2020 Gamban has 50,000 users.

History

Gamban was founded in 2015 by Jack Symons. [1][3] The software was available for free for the first two years.[1] Presently, the company charges a subscription fee from users.[1] It is provided for free in the U.K. through GamCare support networks.[2][4]

In February 2020, Lloyds Banking Group announced its partnership with Gamban. [5][6] Under this partnership, customers of Lloyds, MBNA,. Bank of Scotland, and Halifax get free access to the gambling blocking software. [5][6]

Awards & Recognition

In 2018, Gamban received the Software Rising Star Award at the EGR B2B Awards. [3][7] In the same year, it was recognized as the most effective gambling blocking solution in independent research commissioned by GambleAware. [2][4] Gamban also won the RegTech Provider of the Year at the GamblingCompliance Global Regulatory Awards 2019.[8][3]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 "'A vicious circle I couldn't break': the software helping tackle online betting". the Guardian. 2018-03-21. Retrieved 2020-08-07.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 "Gamban CEO Jack Symons talks to Slotsquad in iGaming Q & A". Slotsquad. 2019-02-06. Retrieved 2020-08-07.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 "Gamban: Mobile solution to block gaming activity". www.phonemore.com. Retrieved 2020-08-07.
  4. 4.0 4.1 "GambleAware strengthens support for Gamban". SBC News. 2018-10-11. Retrieved 2020-08-07.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Lloyds enhances gambling safety with Gamban". SBC News. 2020-02-17. Retrieved 2020-08-07.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "Lloyds Banking Group now offer gambling-blocking software Gamban". Politics Home. 2020-03-17. Retrieved 2020-08-07.
  7. EGR. "EGR B2B Awards 2018 – in pictures". EGR Intel. Retrieved 2020-08-07.
  8. "2019 Winners | GamblingCompliance Global Regulatory Awards". gamblingcomplianceawards.com. Retrieved 2020-08-07.

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