FIAT currencies are used in black market, money laundering and various other criminal activities for so many years so I guess you don't support those too. You only trade for your food right? Supreme logic you have over there mate. Haters gonna hate.
Gonna bet that all the money will go to some company inside Germany or their little brother Belgium. Most of those schemes are just there so that Germany can have an excuse to collect money from all other countries in E.U.
Prices should be lower I think. Maybe they have quite a good stock and want to take advantage that NVIDIA can't produce then new 3xxx series fast enough and then get their prices lower when the production from NVIDIA is up again.
Looks quite good. Not having extra money in my pocket at the moment will help to to not jump the gun and wait a little more to see what AMD will have to offer and then decide for my upgrade. I have to admit that it looks quite tempting though.