Entain launches further player protection initiatives via sustainability strategy

Responsible Gambling

Entain, the global sports betting and gaming group, has published its 2023-2024 ESG report, outlining the Group’s approach to, and performance against, our sustainability and ESG agenda and key metrics.

In 2023, Entain unveiled a new Sustainability Strategy, building on the progress made against its strategic sustainability initiatives. A copy of the report can be found here.

Highlights and targets covered in the ESG report include: Be a leader in player protection: Rolled out Entain’s player protection programme, ARC™, for our digital offering across 27 jurisdictions and launched ARC™ for retail in the UK and the Republic of Ireland.

Contributed 1% of our Gross Gaming Yield (“GGY”) in the UK to Research, Education and Treatment (RET), totalling £18.7m. Entain’s performance has been recognised by multiple awards and endorsements from respected, independent third parties. The Group has been awarded the highest level of accreditation (Advanced Level 3) for its online activities and Advanced Level 2 for its land-based activities from GamCare’s Safer Gambling Standard. Entain was one of only six UK-listed companies to achieve Tier 1 in the 2024 CCLA Corporate Mental Health Benchmark UK 100.  Additionally, our continued membership of the FTSE4Good Index and the Dow Jones Sustainability Index provides further recognition of our longstanding commitment to sustainability.