Bet365 loses Romanian Gaming License
Online sportsbook Bet365 (SBR rating A+) has host their license to operate in the Romanian market.
News first broke at a Romanian newspaper that players have been given 30 days to withdraw their funds before Romanian internet service providers (ISPs) completely block access to the sports betting site.
Romanian players who have Bet365 accounts are urged to place their withdrawal prior to the deadline.
The country previously pulled the plug on the Bwin.party gaming license.
A Romanian born analyst with Sportsbook Review translated the below concerning this Bet365 news.
Statement from Romanian National Office for Gambling:
"We inform you that the decision no. 2723 / 10.13.2015 cancel the company's operating right HILLSIDE HILLSIDE SPORTS GAMING LP and LP which provides shared services platform gaming with games accessible through the site bet365.com, "it said in a statement posted on the website ONJN. According to him, the company has been advised not to allow game players who access the site on IPs Romania or Romanian players and players to hand over money in your Account. Office cautions that all Romanian players, according to GEO no.77 / 2009, "constitutes an offense punishable by a fine of 5.000 to 10.000 lei participation of individuals from Romania to gambling activities remotely as defined in art. 10 (1) h) -n), which are not authorized by ONJN "
Players can find a list of Romania accepting online sportsbooks using the sportsbook rating guide.