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ONLINE GAMBLING

 

Comments and Proposals for Amendments to Fox Report

On the 25 March 2013, ECA submitted its comments and proposals for amendments to the European Parliament's IMCO draft report by MEP Ashley Fox on the Communication from the Commission: Towards a comprehensive European Framework for online gambling. In it, ECA stresses 1) that gambling ought not to be viewed as a normal economic activity, and 2) the need to fight against illegal online gambling.

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Joint Letter to Commissioner Barnier on Online Gambling Action Plan

The European Lotteries, ECA and the European Pari Mutuel Association have sent a joint letter to Commissioner Barnier in order to explain their common views about the Action Plan on Online Gambling adopted by the European Commission, 23 October 2012.

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ECA Reponse to the Green Paper on Online Gambling

ECA was happy to take advantage of the invitation for the public to respond to the EU Commission's Green Paper on online gambling in the Internal Market. The ECA was able to draw on its membership's wealth of experience and expertise in order to contribute to the informing of the EU Commission on such a new and booming sphere within the European Gaming industry.

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ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING

ECA Comments on Report on the Application of AML Directive 2005/60/EC

ECA gladly responded to the European Commission's request for comments on the report on the application of Directive 2005/60/EC on the prevention of the use of the financial system for the purpose of money laundering and terrorist financing published on 11 April 2012.

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AUDIO-VISUAL MEDIA SERVICES

ECA Observsations on the Revision of the TVWF Directive

Observations of the European Casino Association on the issue paper on the scope of the Directive: “Rules applicable to Audiovisual Content Services” from August 2005

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