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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.


GVC Holdings, the parent company of the growing partypoker online poker brand, has won three prestigious awards at the annual EGR Operator Awards 2018.
GVC Crowned “Operator of the Year” and Partypoker Top in Poker at EGR Annual Awards

GVC’s online poker room partypoker wins second successive EGR “Poker Operator of the Year” title, beating Stars Group’s PokerStars and Kindred Group’s Unibet Poker.


New data from Playtech, Kindred and Zynga, plus regulatory data from Delaware, New Jersey, France and Spain, all available in PRO's new Industry Monitor section of reports.
Data Monitoring, News from New Jersey and Portugal Poised: This Week in Online Poker

We’re now in the thick of the Q4/FY 2017 reporting season. To keep you up to date with all the latest, we have a…


PokerStars launched Power Up for real money this week but, a bug in the mobile client forced PokerStars to take it down.
Monster Up, Power Down, and PKR Platform Acquired: This Week in Online Poker

PokerStars launched Power Up for real money this week. Response was mostly positive, and whenever we checked the lobby,...


"The deal supplies Videoslots with PKR’s PC, Mac, iOS and Android clients, and will form the basis of its poker product to be launched next year."
VideoSlots.com Says it Has Acquired PKR’s Software, Will Launch Own Online Poker Room

Company says it has acquired the software of PKR and will use it to launch its own online poker room next year.


PokerStars’ $10 million giveaway promoting its new Stars Rewards is still running in most markets. Jeff Gross and Marcel Luske top the list of new poker ambassador signings.
Latest in Online Poker Promotions and Marketing: July 2017 Brief

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As part of its efforts to refund PKR players, PokerStars confirmed that it has acquired both the domain PKR.com and the brand of the company; however, it has no plans to use them once this process is complete, a company spokesperson told PRO.
PokerStars’ PKR Bailout: Brand, Domain Acquisition to Facilitate Payouts Only

Players report a smooth process in collecting their PKR funds thanks to PokerStars’ bailout, as PKR’s Administrator and former network provider MPN both issue statements.


PokerStars is reimbursing all players who lost money following the closure of online poker room PKR, PRO can reveal.
“No Strings Attached”: PokerStars Bails Out PKR, Refunds all Players

Some 60,000 players will be reimbursed following an agreement with PKR’s Administrator; the brand will not be resurrected.


PokerStars is reimbursing all players who lost money following the closure of online poker room PKR.
“No Strings Attached”: PokerStars Bails Out PKR, Refunds All Players

60,000 players will be reimbursed following an agreement with PKR’s Administrator; the brand will not be resurrected.


Decades old online poker operator PKR is offline. Both PokerStars and partypoker have revealed details about their new VIP programs for the first time.
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Online poker room launches and closures, WSOP and other live poker changes, contrasting approaches to player rewards and much more.


In order to "maximise realisations for the benefit of all creditors,"  the administrators appointed to handle the failed online poker room PKR will first seek to sell the entire business and assets as a whole. Failing that, the player database and other assets may be sold off.
PKR’s Administrators are Looking for a Buyer

Chances of a quick resolution look slim as PKR’s administrators say that the process—which may result in the sale of the player database and other assets—could “take some time.”


PKR's international regulator suspended its license last Friday following a failure to pay its annual renewal fee, the Commission announced.
Alderney Regulator Suspended PKR’s License for Failure to Pay

AGCC pulled PKR’s license when it failed to pay its annual renewal costs.


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