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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.


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.


iPoker has announced another €100,000 giveaway for December, using the now familiar dynamic of daily missions leading to all-in shootout freerolls.
Another Month of Missions Celebrates the Festive Period at iPoker

Missions and all-in shootouts are back once again with €100k in prizes in iPoker’s Winter Wonder.


New mobile poker app, Duel by PokerStars launches in beta. Full Tilt and partypoker announce February tournament series.
Poker Room Insight

The latest poker room news from PokerStars, Full Tilt, partypoker, ipoker, MPN, PKR and more.


A three-year deal will see Playtech, owner of the iPoker brand, supply Win2day with “a cutting-edge, bespoke desktop and mobile-enabled poker platform.”
Win2day Moving to iPoker Software in March

Austrian online poker network Win2day will be migrating its players to the new iPoker software next month.


Big promotional push from PokerStars with a focus on recreational play. Tournament series get underway in France.
Marketing Insight

Big marketing push industry-wide with ad deals, promos and tournaments on PokerStars, iPoker, Winamax, 888, Skybet and more.


Winamax runs new Expresso Eleven promotion. 888 closes Lucky Ace Poker.
Poker Room Insight

Winamax, 888, PokerStars, MPN, iPoker and more in this week’s wrap-up on online poker room news.


The new client brings a completely reimagined, redesigned online poker experience, with a new “flat” design that has become popular with mobile and Windows 8 and 10 apps.
iPoker’s New Client Rolling Out in France

Betclic, Everest and Unibet will launch new design as a beta in the coming days.


Virtual reality poker comes to the Oculus Rift. Turbo Poker closes its doors.
Poker Room Insight

The latest online poker news from the last week, including the latest from France, Italy, Austria and more.


This week’s increase of 4.8% in global cash game traffic, added to the strong gain last week, puts the market up by 8% in the last two weeks.
Traffic Insight

Later than hoped, but cash game traffic is finally accelerating towards year end.


Access to cash games ceased last week, and the poker client will go offline on December 31, a statement posted on the TurboPoker.FR website explains.
French Regulatory System Claims Another Victim with Turbo Poker Closure

iPoker skin announces shutdown with immediate effect.


Italian politicians have advanced their efforts to ban all gambling advertising. The Swedish government is running out of time to begin the process of amending Sweden’s gambling laws.
Regulation Insight

The CJEU delays a German decision, Sweden’s clock is ticking, the UKGC intervenes and the Belgian Gaming Authority strikes a deal.


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