Pandemic COVID-19 the impact on the gambling market

In Denmark, it was decided that all civil servants in view of the spread of the coronavirus can do their jobs remotely. Quarantine, which affected employees gambling regulator, will last until 29 March. The situation is commented by representatives of the company 1Ante.

 From now on, employees gambling regulator Spillemyndighedens will serve the house, all the personal meetings scheduled in the office, will be held online.

 According to representatives of the gambling regulator, they are hoping that all the working points can be solved remotely, and apologizes for the difficulties in connection with the work in the new format.

 “Denmark – only country, decided to change the operating mode of gambling regulator. Earlier, the Lithuanian regulatory authority reported that on March 27, requests to participate in the self-exclusion program will be processed online. This is caused by a coronavirus pandemic. Latvian gambling regulator for the month also refused to receive visitors in the offices. Quarantine will end April 14, “- representatives of the company 1Ante.

 Among 1Ante also note that the spread of the disease has had a strong influence on the organization of sports meetings, which subsequently have a negative impact on the financial results of the bookmakers. Forecasts for the account of the representatives of the Russian market can be found in a separate article.

 Note that the Premier League has suspended all the games until April 3 after the manager of “Arsenal” Mikel Arteta and the player, “Chelsea” Callum Hudson Oda were infected.

 UEFA announced that Champions League and Europa League, scheduled for the current week will be logged.

 In the United States were canceled NHL contest, NBA, and MLS.

 Playtech company announced the closure of land PPP Snaitech. Holland Casino ceased operation of its facilities in the Netherlands. As of March 13 closed its 14 casinos in Amsterdam, Utrecht, Rotterdam, Scheveningen, Zandvoort, Groningen, Leeuwarden, Breda, Nijmegen, Enschede, Valkenburg, Eindhoven and Venlo.

 Let us remind that the Slovenian casinos are closed for the same reason. Details – here.

 See also: Gambling Danish market: context, features and current news

 See also: The Netherlands: the working conditions of international gambling companies

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