Following the statement of Vitaly Mutko, Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister, regarding the approval of the cooperation between the betting shop and authorities, Darina Denisova, President of the Bookmakers Self-Regulatory Organization (SRO), has offered the Government to improve collaboration conditions.
Mr. Mutko stressed that the sports sector obtained 1.5 billion rubles of annual revenue for Q2 2017 instead of expected 1 billion rubles. Darina Denisova said that this fact confirmed the fulfillment of certain obligations by members of the Bookmakers Self-Regulatory Organization.
According to the President of Bookmakers SRO, it is time to change society’s attitude to legal betting and to treat this activity as a quite legitimate entrepreneurial area.
Ms. Denisova also added that one should keep negotiating and consulting the Ministry of Sport of the Russian Federation in order to elaborate decisions, simplifying betting operations.
She mentioned the following matters of priority: cancellation of double identity policy when registering on web resources of legal betting shops and abolishment of obligatory bank guarantee for betting companies.
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