European Commission investigates Ladbrokes licence award in Belgium

Commission to discover whether country regulator violated state law by denying other operators entry into virtuals vertical

The European Commission (EC) is investigating a virtual betting licence awarded to Ladbrokes in Belgium over claims the agreement violated state-aid rules. The investigation follows complaints from two competing gambling operators that suggest the Belgian Gaming Commission (BGC) granted “incompatible” state aid to Ladbrokes by granting it effectively exclusive rights to operate virtual betting in…

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