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PokerStars has revealed the first European stops on its new Megastack tour, a low-stakes live brand focused on recreational players.
Megastack Joins Championship and Festival as the Third Live Tour Brand for PokerStars

Company reveals European schedule for new low stakes tour that will stop in Ireland, France, Belgium and Malta.


GVC reports growing revenues for its new acquisition bwin.party. Record profits for Paf and an "encouraging start" for Ladbrokes.
Industry Insight

Paf, GVC, Ladbrokes, bet365 and more.


Amaya's expansion of the casino games vertical continues apace, with a new deal that will add a wider selection of slots games.
Industry Insight

Amaya, YouStake, Mediarex, bet365 and more.


Team-based poker has become a trend in 2016. A look at the history of team-based poker suggests that it has never managed to overcome the individual nature of poker to attract a wide audience.
2016: The Year of Team Poker

Powerful promoters, technological changes and social trends may allow team-based poker to succeed in a way it has not in the past.


Ireland and the UK update gambling advertising codes. Italy's proposed new point of consumption tax would affect igaming providers.
Regulation Insight

UK, Ireland, Germany, Portugal, Norway, Iceland and more.


MPN and Full Tilt run September tournament series, while 888 increases weekly schedule. Romania and Ireland announce licensees, plus new launches in Belgium, Italy and Denmark.
Poker Room Insight

Fall tournament series, lottery sit and go innovations, dozens of new dot-country online poker rooms, new payment processing solutions and more.


India rules that gambling winnings in e-wallets must be declared as offshore funds. The EU increases pressure on national gambling laws to comply with EU treaties.
Regulation Insight

Ireland and Romania issue igambling licenses, India rules that gambling winnings in e-wallets must be declared as offshore funds, and the EU increases pressure on national gambling laws.


Over a dozen major operators issued licenses to offer online gaming in Ireland. Bwin.party conspicuously absent from the list.
Ireland Publishes List of First Online Gambling Licensees

All the top poker operators have been issued licenses except for bwin.party.


PokerStars has received one of the first Remote Bookmaker’s Licences to be awarded under the new Irish gambling laws which came into force on August 1.
PokerStars Adds Irish Sports Betting License

PokerStars will continue to offer poker and casino games in the country under its Maltese licence.


Polk leads an all star field packed with players on the hunt for more WSOP bracelets to add to their trophy cabinets.
WSOP 2015: Doug Polk Leads the Field in the 6 Max $10k Championship Event

Polk leads an all star field packed with players on the hunt for more WSOP bracelets to add to their trophy cabinets.


German online poker is put at risk by the local decision of a bank in Saxony. The Italian Delega Fiscale, which will introduce new taxes and a new advertising regime for gambling, is likely to be implemented in late September.
Regulation Insight

A good week in Pennsylvania, but threats arise in Germany.


The advance of gaming regulation continues with new laws coming in Ireland, Poland and possibly Pennsylvania.
Regulation Insight

RAWA hearings fell victim to bad weather giving Pennsylvania time to table a resolution opposing them.


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