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ARJEL is a French independent administrative authority designed to regulate online gambling in France. Introduced in May 2010, the gambling authority overseas all licenses issued for "dot.fr" poker rooms and other online gambling.
Agreements in June, and software testing starting in September should lead to online poker rooms with European cross-border liquidity sharing next year.
It’s time to stop talking about harm minimization and instead focus on benefit maximization in the debate over state regulation of internet poker.
An increase in tournament entries may reflect the growing popularity of Expresso, but cash game bets were down by 17%.
ARJEL greenlights “change of indirect control” of PokerStars’ French subsidiary.
The economic crisis in France and the complexity of poker as a game are blamed for the poker market’s underperformance.
The President of France has appointed Charles Coppolani to the post vacated by Jean-François Vilotte.
23.5% of French online poker players play on sites operating without a French license.
France has stepped up its campaign against gray market gambling operators by airing a TV commercial exposing players’...
Shared liquidity was seen as a possible solution to the declines in the Spanish and Italian poker markets.
Uncertainty now surrounds ARJEL’s support for lower taxes and shared liquidity.