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The Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa has announced this week the introduction of its own online sports betting platform in New Jersey with the launch of BorgataSports.
Borgata Casino Launches its Own Sports Betting Platform

Exactly one year after the US Supreme Court overturned the PASPA act, Atlantic City’s Borgata Casino launches its own sports wagering option BorgataSports.com.


The return to Paris comes after it launched a new online poker room in France on a new network powered by Relax Gaming.
Unibet Open to Return to Paris After Seven Year Hiatus

Following an online poker relaunch on a new network, the operator has shown its commitment to the French market with a live stop in 2019.


It the best performing quarter in the 25 on record for the company. “The Kindred Group’s poker product is one of the fastest growing licensed poker networks in the industry,” it was stated once again in Kindred’s Q1 report.
Unibet Online Poker Growth Continues into 2019

Growth of 24% year-over-year makes poker Kindred Group’s best-performing vertical in Q1 2019.


It is the sixth quarter of straight revenue growth for online poker. While still small, poker has also grown its share of the company’s total net gaming revenue.
Business Monitor: Kindred Group Q1 2019

Kindred Group has reported record revenue from its Unibet Poker product, with Q1 2019 revenue of £5.7 million


PokerStars has rolled out the first major update to its virtual reality product, PokerStars VR. The latest update includes many highly requested features such as the option to purchase chips for real money, the addition of Sit & Go tournaments, the introduction of leaderboards and various other new features.
PokerStars Monetizes Virtual Reality Game with Play Chips Purchase

PokerStars VR gets its first major update, with sit and gos, leaderboards—and the ability to purchase chips for real money.


Unibet has used Relax Gaming for online poker in the primary dot-com market for over five years, using its custom-built online poker software to run an independent online poker room.
Unibet Migrates to Relax Platform in France

Operator goes it alone in France as it moves its player base over to the unique, casual player-friendly Relax Gaming poker experience.


The report provides in-depth analysis of several aspects of the online poker industry including a detailed look at recent marketing strategies, product development, the regulatory landscape affecting the growth of the game and other key indicators.
Poker Industry PRO Releases The State of the Online Poker Industry Report for Spring 2019

The 52-page report focuses on the major industry trends and regulatory developments while analyzing the performance of the leading online poker operators.


Swedish-based online gaming operator Betsson AB has welcomed the passage of the Remote Gambling Act by Dutch senators.
Betsson Welcomes Dutch Remote Gambling Act But Warns Over Cooling-Off Period

The Dutch Gambling Authority has previously levied a heavy fine on Betsson Group subsidiary for operating in the Dutch market without a local license.


Kindred Poker reported £17.9 million ($23.1 million) in online poker revenue for the full year of 2018.
Kindred Group Hits Record High in Online Poker Revenue

A further 18% revenue growth in its Unibet Poker product takes the product to six year high.


Kindred Group reported £4.9 million in online poker revenue in Q4 2018. It continues Kindred’s five-quarter streak of revenue growth from its Unibet online poker client.
Business Monitor: Kindred Group Q4 and FY 2018

Kindred Group reported £4.9 million in online poker revenue in Q4 2018. It is the highest quarter on record and…


Senators will finally get to vote on the Dutch Remote Gambling Act (RGA) on February 19. Unlicensed online operators who have been “actively” targeting the Dutch market could face a blackout period.
International Operators Confident Dutch Blackout Will Not Apply to Them

If “actively” targeting Dutch customers is defined by the priority criteria, large operators like The Stars Group and Kindred should not be impacted by “cooling off” period.


The Kindred Group and the Mohegan Sun Pocono casino in Pennsylvania will work together to bring online sports betting and casino games to players in PA.
Kindred Group Partners with Mohegan Sun Pocono for Online Gaming in Pennsylvania

Entering its second state in the US, Kindred looks to offer both online and offline sports betting under the Unibet brand in PA.


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