Posted by Carolyn on Jan 15, 2018 Posted in Live Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Players, US Poker News | No Comments »

Now that 2017 is done and dusted, the Global Poker Index (GPI) will look back at the poker industry and award the top performers in its annual American Poker Awards. The popular award ceremony is returning for its fourth season to Los Angeles and will take place onRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 11, 2018 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News | No Comments »

PokerStars, the biggest online poker website in the world recently announced that it will be implementing its successful ‘Seat Me’ system in its shared liquidity network in Europe once the French, Spanish, Italian, and Portugese pools converge in the coming months. Seat Me System Protects New Players PokerStarsRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 08, 2018 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Room News | No Comments »

UK based 888Holdings, the parent company of 888poker announced quite a few months earlier that they were making plans to enter the Italian gaming market. Since then, there hasn’t been a lot of news from 888poker regarding their Italian venture. The online poker operator confirmed last week thatRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Jan 07, 2018 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News | No Comments »

Spain, Italy, France, and Portugal all agreed that they would share European poker player liquidity and signed an agreement to that effect in the middle of 2017. There was no specifications given as to when European shared player liquidity would come into effect but market analysts expected itRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Dec 29, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Promotions | No Comments »

The World Poker Fund Holdings Inc (WPFH), a gaming development company that deals with event-based social gaming brands and platforms announces on December 27 that it will be launching its own Initial Coin Offering (ICO). Many companies in 2017 have proceeded with creating their own digital currency andRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Dec 20, 2017 Posted in Aussie Poker News, Live Poker News, Poker Industry News, Poker Player News, World Poker News | No Comments »

PokerStars is the number one online poker website in the world but the brand also has a strong presence in Live poker tournaments. The company recently announced that they are bringing back popular regional tournaments such as the European Poker Tour (EPT), Asia Pacific Poker Tour (APPT) andRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Dec 19, 2017 Posted in Online Poker News, Poker Industry News | No Comments »
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Back in July 2017, a ground-breaking agreement was been made between the gaming regulators in Portugal, Italy, Spain, and France in order to enable shared player pools between the four countries in order to boost online poker revenues. While no official announcement has been made regarding when sharedRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Dec 07, 2017 Posted in Legal Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Industry News | No Comments »

The European online gambling industry is a multi-billion industry that reportedly grows at a rate of 3 percent each year. The latest research from the European Commission shows that the online gambling industry in Europe generates in excess of €84 billion each year and more than 6.8 millionRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Dec 06, 2017 Posted in Legal Poker News, Online Poker News, Poker Industry News, UK Poker News, US Poker News | No Comments »

New Jersey was under pressure for a couple of years to enter into an online poker shared liquidity agreement with Nevada and Delaware. This was because Nevada, Delaware and New Jersey were the only states to have legalized online gambling. The online poker markets in Nevada and DelawareRead Full Article

Posted by Carolyn on Dec 05, 2017 Posted in Legal Poker News, Poker Industry News | No Comments »

India is considered one of the fastest growing poker markets in the world today and gaming analysts estimate that its market could soon be generating between $40 to $80 each year. The popularity of poker in India has encouraged a number of domestic operators to launch operations acrossRead Full Article