PokerStars has sought to assure players that the online poker room will continue to serve all existing markets, despite its acquisition by publicly traded Amaya.
Amaya Acquisition: PokerStars “Still Plans to Serve All Current Markets”

Player concerns continue despite Director of Poker Room Operations stating that PokerStars will not exit Canada.


The DGE is "encouraged by [news of the pending sale of Rational Group to Amaya Gaming] and the expanded opportunities it might provide for New Jersey's Internet gaming industry."
New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement “Encouraged” by PokerStars Sale

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has reacted to the news that Amaya Gaming is buying Rational Group—p…


Amaya Gaming is buying the Rational Group--PokerStars and Full Tilt--for just under $5bn. The stunning business coup will make CEO David Baazov the most powerful man in poker.
Amaya To Buy PokerStars and Full Tilt for $4.9 Billion

Amaya hopes the deal will “expedite” entry into the US for PokerStars and Full Tilt.


A big rise in Amaya Gaming’s share price has led to unlikely rumors that the company is considering buying PokerStars.
Rumors of Acquisitions and Sales Surround Amaya Share Price Spike

Amaya Gaming share price hits year high prompting unlikely PokerStars acquisition rumors.


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