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Shortly thereafter, on 11 June 2022, the ACM announced that the discussion with Apple had ended because Apple’s payment systems now satisfied the requirements set by the ACM.[1] Apple now allows dating apps to offer alternative payment methods. Apple still had to pay the penalties subject to non-compliance imposed in the amount of EUR 50 million.

[1] ‘ACM: Apple changes unfair conditions, allows alternative payment methods in dating apps’, 11 juni 2022, website ACM.