Swedish government to exclude sports betting from new deposit limit rules

Authorities target “especially risky” online casino games under amended proposals

The Swedish government said it will exclude sports betting and horseracing betting from new deposit limit proposals targeting increased consumer protection. A new consultation document showcasing the amended rules, released over the weekend, would result in only online casino gaming being subject to a SEK5,000 (£415) a week deposit limit. Swedish Minister for Social Affairs…

Ardalan Shekarabi | Coronavirus | Online gambling | Problem gambling | Regulation | Sports betting | Sweden | Swedish market | Swedish Parliament