Arbejdernes Landsbank may quit Danish football deal as quick-loans law kicks in

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Danish bank Arbejdernes Landsbank has threatened to quit as a major sponsor of the Danish Football Union (DBU) to comply with a new law banning banks from advertising together with gambling companies in Denmark.

The new quick-loans law, designed to clamp down on the marketing of short-term financial loans by severing links with advertising by betting providers, came into effect on July 1.

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