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Dutch regulator sees need for big tech platforms to open up to other payment providers

Thursday 3 December 2020 | 10:23 CET | News
Dutch regulator ACM has called on online platforms to make sure they are open to alternative payment providers. A level playing field is needed in the market, according to a report on big tech companies active in the payment market, commissioned by the finance ministry.

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Companies: ACM
Countries: Netherlands
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