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16% of revenue in the international segment came from five disrupted markets. Russia likely represents at least half that figure.
The Stars Group in 2019: Understanding the Russian Disruption

The past, present and future for PokerStars in the Russian market.


On a constant currency basis, annual online poker growth was 0.4%. The company assured investors that its mitigation strategy was helping to right the ship in Russia.
“Sometimes it’s Been Overlooked”: TSG Ekes Out Poker Growth Despite Tough Q4

Regulatory headwinds dampen PokerStars growth, but its stability over the year and its success as a customer acquisition channel should be heralded, says company.


The Stars Group, parent company of PokerStars and Sky Bet, has relaunched BetStars under the new sports betting brand “Sky Bet by Stars” in the Italian regulated market.
Sky Bet by Stars: TSG Launches First “Synergy” Brand in Italy

“Historic day” for The Stars Group as BetStars and Skybet.IT merge into new brand—though the new site is still “coming soon.”


Australia acquisitions accounted for $61 million, or 15%, of the group’s total revenue for the quarter.
Business Monitor: Stars Group Q2 2018

The Stars Group reported total group revenue of $412 million in the second quarter of 2018, its highest on record and…


The company also plans to relocate its head office to Toronto and relist on the Toronto Stock Exchange under a new symbol.
Shareholders Approve Stars Group Name Change as Amaya Appoints New Marketing Head

New Director of Marketing David Carrion will also act as temporary Director of Live Events, as Edgar Stuchly and Vadim Soloveychik depart.


The first hints that PokerStars was planning to take on Zynga Poker with its own play money app emerged five years ago.
A History and Analysis of PokerStars’ Social Poker Push

PokerStars’ Jackpot Poker now enjoys an unrivaled position in the social gaming space: It exists on practically every platform, on all major distribution channels. Can it be turned into a significant revenue generator for Amaya?


Skins on MPN are spreading Fish Party Flash. €10,000 in additional prize money has been added to three tournaments, accessible only to players who complete missions based around playing in MPN's lottery sit and go Fish Party.
Marketing Insight

Promotions in the Europe, the US and the greater dot-com market, plus some happenings around the industry.


PokerStars will soon be offering casino and mobile content from industry leading online gaming content provider Microgaming.
PokerStars Expands Online Casino Offering with Microgaming Content

PokerStars will soon be offering casino and mobile content from industry leading online gaming content provider…


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