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The Borgata and its free-play online casino partner GAN, have extended their deal to cover real-money online gaming.
GAN Deal Raises Doubts over Borgata/Partypoker Partnership

GAN announced that it is capable of taking over the Borgata’s regulated online gaming in New Jersey.

The blockbuster story of the week is Amaya CEO David Baazov’s bid to take the company private by offering investors CA$21 per share.
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Amaya, GVC, Paddy Power Betfair, XLMedia, MPN and more.

Borgata is considering alternative partners in New Jersey. Its current partner will soon be acquired by GVC, and the group must obtain approval by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement.
Poker Room Insight

Borgata and, PokerStars and Full Tilt, TCOOP troubles and more.

The Borgata casino in New Jersey is reconsidering its relationship with according to eGaming Review which cites unnamed sources.
Borgata May be Reconsidering its Relationship with

As the closing on GVC’s acquisition of bwin draws near, the issue of an interactive gaming licence in New Jersey comes into question.

The Charity Series of Poker (CSOP), created by poker pro Matt Stout, will be hosted this year on the January 30, at The Borgata Casino & Spa as part of the…
The 6th Annual Charity Series of Poker To Be Hosted During Borgata’s Winter Poker Open

Cash prizes, celebrity guests and two deserving causes.

For the most part, the speakers that were invited to testify at the hearing were pro online poker. There was no one debating whether the technology was sufficient enough to protect consumers or enforce geographical boundaries.
New York State Senate Examines Online Poker

A favorable witness list produced positive rhetoric surrounding the notion of regulating internet poker.

PokerStars tournament revenue soars and its new multi-day scheduled tournament draws crowds. New Jersey online poker revenues find a floor.
Poker Room Insight

PokerStars boasts of strong revenues, builds new innovations and a buys a US market re-entry.

Coming off of its low water mark in terms of online poker revenues, state operators saw a rebound in July with total revenues from the virtual poker tables up 2.73% according to figures released by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement.
New Jersey Online Poker Revenues Up Slightly in July

Borgata/partypoker account for most of the gains.

July’s roller coaster ride in cash game traffic numbers comes to an end with a final week gain of less than half a percent. Over the last 30 days, the global market has lost just over 1,000 seats from its seven day moving average in a whole month decline of 3%.
Traffic Insight

Full Tilt Poker sees an immediate decline after removing table selection and heads up games.

The competition to buy is again a two-horse race as GVC re-enters the bidding. More financial results are out this week, as investor interest in the gaming sector reaches new heights.
Industry Insight

The competition to buy is again a two-horse race as GVC re-enters the bidding.

Cash game traffic statistics for the New Jersey market are showing that the summer low has now been passed, and the next monthly online poker revenue reports from the Division of Gaming Enforcement should show a small increase over the June figures.
New Jersey Online Poker Recovers After the Summer Slowdown

Revenues for online poker in New Jersey in July should show an increase over June’s figures.

Phil Ivey has filed a countersuit against the Borgata in New Jersey claiming that it $9.6 million lawsuit against him is frivolous and that the casino has…
Phil Ivey Countersues Borgata in Edge-Sorting Case

Ivey claims that the casino destroyed the cards which were used, denying him the evidence for his defense.

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