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Midweek the global cash game market rose almost 1%, but managed to drop back as the weekend approaches to register no change.

Traffic Watch

Pokerfuse PRO’s exclusive review of the online poker market across international, US and regulated European markets.

The impact of Spin & Gos at PokerStars made much news this week, as the world’s largest poker room put on a major promotion to get players to try out the new game.

The Deal

Promotional highlights of the week, including PokerStars, partypoker, WPN, Full Flush Poker, PokerStars France and Titan.

The blame for an anemic gain of 0.6% in global cash game traffic this week can be laid at PokerStars’ door. The market leader dropped 7%, cancelling out the gains achieved by the rest of the world’s poker rooms.

Traffic Watch

Pokerfuse PRO’s exclusive review of the online poker market across international, US and regulated European markets.

The 43% increase in cash game traffic resulting from Full Tilt’s Easy Bonus promotion will prove to be temporary.  Adjarabet’s Hand Battle, Europe-Bet’s Two Kings, and even the milestone hand promotions from PokerStars produced traffic spikes which abated as soon as the promotion ended.

The Deal

Promotional highlights of the week, including Borgata Poker, partypoker, Full Tilt, 888poker, Bet365 and William Hill.

The UKGC’s clarification of its auto rebuy technical standard sees PokerStars reverse the guidance it originally gave UK players.

Regulation in Review: Europe and Beyond

A weekly review of the latest developments in gaming regulation outside the US. This week: UK, Belgium, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Norway and Singapore.

Motion in the wrong direction characterized the global cash game market this week as a 1.6% decline in traffic pushed the average number of occupied seats back below the 44,000 mark.

Traffic Watch

Pokerfuse PRO’s exclusive review of the online poker market across international, US and regulated European markets.

Last week’s slump continued for the first few days of this week, but then the global cash game market bounced sharply back to show a 0.8% gain on the week.

Traffic Watch

Pokerfuse PRO’s exclusive review of the online poker market across international, US and regulated European markets.

Online poker team pros have been to the fore in promotions and marketing news this week, but not entirely in a positive light.

The Deal

Promotional highlights of the week, including partypoker NJ, Borgata Poker, PokerStars, Full Tilt, Winner.co.uk, Ladbrokes & Ultimate Poker.