ONLINE GAMBLING FIRM PULLS OUT OF U.K. MARKET
Regulatory reasons given for departure of Vista Gaming.
Online casino operator Vista Gaming has pulled out of the UK market, citing regulatory reasons and advising players in an email communication:
"Due to a change in company policy and local regulations, we will no longer be able to accept players who are resident from the United Kingdom.
"Starting on July 20th 2016, no more registrations from UK players are accepted on Vista Gaming websites and registered players who reside in the UK are no longer able to deposit funds into their accounts.
"Players with balances will be authorised to play or withdraw these balances between now and August 1st at which point every UK player account on Vista Gaming properties will be disabled."