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With the Ladbrokes acquisition, the company is adding six active online poker rooms to its portfolio.
How Online Poker Will Look at GVC Following the Ladbrokes Acquisition

Partypoker parent company now has three new online poker brands across Gibraltar, the UK, Belgium and Spain at its disposal.


Shared liquidity between France, Spain, Italy, and Portugal is now an odds-on favorite following the latest words from French regulator ARJEL that put in place an aggressive timeline for adoption.
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.


Six months after shutting down its 888poker skin, Russian-language focused Lotos Poker has made the switch to the Asia-focused online poker upstart GG Network.
Lotos Poker Finally Completes Switch to GG Network

After a six month delay, the former 888 skin reemerges on the Asia-focused online poker network.


The re-opening of borders in European online poker is finally taking some shape and  confidence among regulators has never been higher.
Regulation Insight

The latest developments in the European, US and offshore markets.


888 has revealed more stops on its 2017 live tour. Partypoker has switched all its MTTs to 8-handed..
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See what is making news on on the live poker circuit, in the poker industry and online.


The mandatory three-month standstill period for regulation that allows for shared liquidity in online poker and sports betting came to an end.
Online Poker Shared Liquidity in Portugal Approved by European Commission

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


888 says it has exited Australia, but players report they still have access. The Czech Republic still hasn't issued any licenses, and it is not enforcing its new laws.
Regulation Insight

Confusion in Australia and the Czech Republic, full year figures from the US and Italy, and the latest on European shared liquidity.


The state of Nagaland in Northeast India has issued its first two online skill games licenses, both permitting exclusively online poker.
Indian State of Nagaland Issues First Two Licenses for Online Poker

Khelo365 and ClubEmpire are now licensed to offer online poker internationally under Nagaland license, the first of its kind in the country.



Shared liquidity in France is far from a done deal. William Hill's online casino brand "has ceased operating in Russia.
Regulation Insight

The latest on French shared liquidity, concerns over delays in Portugal, legal concerns surrounding online gaming in Russia and more.


Veikkaus has been chosen as the new brand that will unify all of Finland's state-owned gambling operations.
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Malta, Netherlands, Portugal, Romania and more.


Reports released this week show the online gaming market in Italy grew 13% in 2015. A bill amendment was presented in the French Senate that would introduce an ombudsman to mediate disputes between online gambling operators and their players.
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Italy, France, Belgium, Germany, Greece, Russia, the UK and more.


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