European Commission to investigate FDJ over €380m state betting contract

Regulator to examine loan awarded to FDJ for payment that secured 25-year exclusive lottery and betting deal

The European Commission (EC) has instigated an in-depth investigation into French lottery games and sports betting operator Française des Jeux (FDJ) over alleged breaches of EU state aid rules. The body, which monitors compliance with European laws by EU member states, received two separate complaints against the French operator, resulting in the need to commence…

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