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Under the domain AconcaguaPoker.ES, the new network, with a player pool separate from its operation across South America, is licensed by the DGOJ.
Latin American Aconcagua Poker Goes Live in Spain

Operator also announces first live stop in the country.


In a recently concluded conference at ICE London, Trucco spoke on how shared liquidity “exceeded their expectations.”
TSG Exec: Italian Shared liquidity Stalled Due to Competitor’s “Better Lobbying”

PokerStars heralds the success of European shared liquidity and is still hopeful that Italy will ultimately join the shared player pool.


At the London ICE conference, the gambling regulatory authorities of France, Spain and Portugal came together to present market data on the performance of their first year under shared liquidity.
Regulators Look to Expand Southern European Liquidity to Other European Markets

Representatives from France, Spain and Portugal say they are open to expansion to other countries in the EEA.


The trio stated that it has resulted in a growing online poker market across all three markets. They “express their willingness to cooperate” with other EU member states who wish to join the pact.
One Year In, Regulators Praise European Shared Liquidity and Urge Others to Join

The “evolution of this new online shared ecosystem” has been a big win for all parties, the French, Spanish and Portuguese regulators confirm.


Winamax has launched promotional Expresso Santa tournaments where players can win additional prizes.
Winamax Gets into the Festive Spirit with Expresso Santa

Players win additional prizes if they pick two identical gifts once they win a 2x multiplier Expresso tournament.


Through three quarters of 2018 online poker has generated more revenue than it did all of the previous year.
Shared Liquidity Continues to Transform Online Poker in Spain

New advertising restrictions expected in 2019 could threaten to spoil recent gains.


Revenue from online poker in Spain for the third quarter of the year exceeded €19.8 million. Revenue from cash games totaled €7.4 million while fees from poker tournaments brought in €12.4 million.
Market Monitor: Spain Q3 2018

Revenue from online poker in Spain for the third quarter of the year exceeded €19.8 million, according to figures…


The iPoker network joins the European shared liquidity on November 26 following the approval from the Spanish gambling regulator last week.
iPoker Network Set to Go Live with French-Spanish Shared Network

It now becomes the fourth network to offer cross-border shared liquidity in Southern Europe.


The Latin American focused Aconcagua Poker has been issued a provisional license to offer online poker services in Spain.
Aconcagua Poker Receives Gaming License in Spain

The Spanish regulatory body (DGOJ) has approved the Aconcagua Poker Network to offer online poker and other online casino games.


Gross gaming revenue from online poker has reached a historic high of €21.5 million in Q1 2018. Representing year-over-year growth of 41.6%, online poker revenue is by far the highest reported since the market opened in Q3 2012.
Spanish Online Poker Revenue Hits Record High

PokerStars’ open international liquidity has led to a historic high in online poker revenue in Spain.


Revenue figures released from the Spanish and French regulators show that European online poker, even in segregated markets, returned to growth in 2017 following years of decline.
French and Spanish Q4 Numbers Confirm: Online Poker Growth Trend Spanned All of 2017

Online poker tournament popularity fueled growth in European markets throughout 2017, and growth is expected to be even greater in 2018 with shared liquidity.


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“The Phenomenon of Integration”: How 2017 Has Been a Turning Point for Open Liquidity in Online Poker

Across Europe, the United States and now even South America, shared liquidity has finally won out—2018 should see cross-border shared liquidities across all key existing and emerging online poker markets.


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