EGBA slams Germany’s “ineffective and detrimental” payments blocking

Secretary general Maarten Haijer says decision to ban unnamed payments provider will do little to solve country’s regulatory issues

The European Gaming and Betting Association (EGBA) yesterday hit back at a German state’s decision to ban an unnamed payments provider from processing online casino payments, describing the move as “ineffective and detrimental”. The industry trade body said the Lower Saxony’s cease-and-desist order against the international provider was a dangerous precedent and not a legitimate…

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