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Flutter would be juggling PokerStars and Full Tilt, two iPoker skins, and two independent platforms--Sky and Adjarabet.
Online Poker Under the Flutter-Stars Group Merger: Six Key Points

Sports betting is the focus, but poker remains a key component of the deal—Flutter could inherit six online poker brands across four separate platforms.


Just like 18 months ago, synergies, complementary brands, and better US positioning justify the merger.
All of a Flutter: Five Thoughts on the Proposed Flutter-TSG Merger

A sports betting strategy in the United States and Europe, expected investigations, product diversification and concentration: five takeaways from last week’s mega-merger proposition.


The business will continue under the Flutter Entertainment name, which was only minted in May of this year.
Flutter Entertainment, The Stars Group Announce Mega Merger

The two giants will combine to create the world’s largest online gambling operator.


Both the province and city of Buenos Aires passed laws in late 2018 to regulated and tax online gaming.
Political Turmoil Puts Buenos Aires Online Gambling Licenses in Limbo

Applications from the Stars Group, 888, William Hill, Bet365 and Paddy Power Betfair are now up in the air as Argentina looks set to elect a new left-leaning Government.


The reregulated online gambling market in Sweden has been live for barely six months. Many of the world’s largest gambling operators, including The Stars Group, GVC, Betfair and Bet365, have run afoul of the rules.
$10 Million in Fines and One License Revocation: Swedish Regulator Bares its Teeth

In the space of just six months, the Spelinspektionen has aggressively pursued operators seen as breaking licensing terms.


The online poker market in the state of Pennsylvania is set to make its debut on July 15 and with less than four weeks remaining, the million dollar question…
These Online Poker Rooms are Expected to Launch in Pennsylvania on July 15

With less than a month to go until the official launch of the online poker market in Pennsylvania, we take a look at the list of online poker rooms expected to go live in mid-July.


Under rules set out by the Gambling Commission of Great Britain (UKGC), all internet gambling businesses must hold player deposits in a separate bank account,...
Player Funds Protection in the UK: How Online Poker Operators Protect Your Money

We list 26 UK gambling operators and how they protect your player funds.


Along with a sportsbook, Adjarabet runs a successful independent online poker room. At approximately 200 concurrent cash game players, the online poker room is approximately the size of India’s PokerBaazi and Italy’s People’s Poker.
Paddy Power Betfair Expands into Georgia with Adjarabet Acquisition

The deal is for a 51% controlling interest with an option to fully acquire the company after three years.


In total, there are twelve online gambling operators that have received a Swedish license that have already gone live with online poker.
Full Report: Swedish Online Poker Rooms Go Live

In one of Europe’s biggest market openings in five years, thirteen online poker rooms are among dozens of online casinos and sportsbooks now open for business in Sweden.


The Swedish gambling authority, Lotteriinspektionen, issued another batch of licenses ahead of the country’s reorganization of the gambling market.
More Online Poker Rooms Authorized in Sweden: Will 888 Be Left Out in the Cold?

So far 31 gambling companies have been issued a license by the Swedish gambling authority ahead of the January 1 go-live date.


Revenue derived from online poker in France totaled €59.5 million in Q3. On an annual basis, online poker revenue grew 2.9% compared to Q3 2017.
Shared Liquidity in France Helps Continue Upward Trend for Online Poker

Q3 revenue figures from France highlight the continued (but slowing) growth of online poker.


Among the operators to be approved include Svenska Spel, Betsson Group, LeoVegas, Kindred Group, GVC Holdings and Bet365.
Svenska Spel, Betsson, Kindred, and GVC Among First to Receive Swedish Online Gambling License

Sweden has issued its first round of approved operators for the country’s re-regulated market set to commence next year.


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