Lottery firms hail German opportunity as monopoly system ruled illegal

Lottoland and Zeal among firms welcoming the potential to compete with incumbent monopolies

A German court has ruled the country’s state monopoly lottery system is incompatible with EU law, creating an opportunity for private lottery operators to enter the market. The Administrative Court of Munich ruled last week that the state-run monopolies in each of the 16 German states were in breach of the EU’s principles of freedom…

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