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Svenska Spel slams Swedish Gambling Authority’s “patchwork” anti-match-fixing proposals

Former Swedish monopoly operator claims new standards are “inadequate and inconsistent”

Patrik Hofbauer, CEO of Svenska Spel, Sweden’s largest gambling operator, has blasted new regulatory standards aimed at preventing match-fixing as a “patchwork with very large holes in it”. Writing on the Svenska Spel website, Hofbauer claims Swedish Gambling Authority (SGA) proposals to ban sports betting on yellow and red cards while not outlawing betting on…

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