HBF met for the 16th time in July and discussed among other things the following:New Chair – Colin Hord took over as chair from Matt Bisogno who will remain on the Forum until the end of the year. Colin Magee will act as Deputy Chair.The HBF Work Program was agreed with each area have an identified subject matter expert. There are 8 areas which have been created following the annual HBF Survey.
Bettors Charter (MBL, account restrictions and closures, bookmaker Ts&Cs, concessions)
Going and Going Stick
In running betting / picture latency
Overrounds (bookmaker SPs, transparency, future of SP, Rule 4 and annual survey of overrounds)
Pool Betting ( TotePool, ChesterBet, AscotBet, Colossus).