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Golden Button Challenge Shows Extent of PokerStars' Promotion Personalization
Golden Button Challenge Shows Extent of PokerStars’ Promotion Personalization

Latest Euro promotion categorizes each player into one of four buckets—with players in the highest value group getting almost twenty times more for completing their daily challenge.


Regulation Insight: Your Summer Summary
Regulation Insight: Your Summer Summary

Bringing you up to speed on regulated igaming news from the last month. The UK, Malta and Gibraltar, figures from France, Italy and Spain, the latest progress from Netherlands, Sweden and Poland, all the news from the United States, and more.


PokerStars Launches Rewards in Italy with €1 Million in Extra Prizes
PokerStars Launches Rewards in Italy with €1 Million in Extra Prizes

PokerStars debuted its new Stars Rewards program in Italy with a promotion that gives away €1 million in extra prizes.


Exclusive: PokerStars Rewards Goes Live in Denmark
Exclusive: PokerStars Rewards Goes Live in Denmark

Pilot launch reveals further details on PokerStars’ biggest change to its iconic rewards program in a decade.


"Make Every Game Count": Details on PokerStars' New VIP Program Revealed
“Make Every Game Count”: Details on PokerStars’ New VIP Program Revealed

New personalized rewards system to be rolled out later this month includes Chests to unlock and “Boost” challenges to complete.


Alderney Regulator Suspended PKR's License for Failure to Pay
Alderney Regulator Suspended PKR’s License for Failure to Pay

AGCC pulled PKR’s license when it failed to pay its annual renewal costs.


"Financial Difficulties" Force PKR Offline
“Financial Difficulties” Force PKR Offline

Online poker room and casino PKR has abruptly closed its doors, citing “recent financial difficulties.”


"Financial Difficulties" Force PKR Offline
“Financial Difficulties” Force PKR Offline

Online poker room and casino PKR has abruptly closed its doors, citing “recent financial difficulties.”


PokerStars' New Loyalty Program with "Randomized" Rewards to Roll Out This Summer
PokerStars’ New Loyalty Program with “Randomized” Rewards to Roll Out This Summer

Highest volume players could see rewards reduced by up to 85%.


Online Poker Shared Liquidity  in Portugal Approved by European Commission
Online Poker Shared Liquidity in Portugal Approved by European Commission

Three-month standstill period for shared liquidity provisions comes to an end.


PokerStars' New Loyalty Program with "Randomized" Rewards to Roll Out This Summer
PokerStars’ New Loyalty Program with “Randomized” Rewards to Roll Out This Summer

Highest volume players could see rewards reduced by up to 85%.


Poker Insight
Poker Insight

A special update on all the latest news in European live poker tours, with announcements from PokerStars, partypoker, 888, Unibet and more.


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