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888 has received the 16th license for online gambling in the country, and only the second for online poker.
888 is Approved for Online Poker in Portugal: Full Report

Finally 888 can look to start its European shared liquidity network, while Portuguese players at last have an alternative choice in the regulated market.


The world’s leading online poker site, PokerStars has finally launched its own version of the exciting new variant 6+ Hold’em (also known as Short…
6+ Hold’em: Everything You Need to Know About Playing the Short Deck Game on PokerStars

Find out how the popular poker game is played on the world’s biggest online poker site.


The trio stated that it has resulted in a growing online poker market across all three markets. They “express their willingness to cooperate” with other EU member states who wish to join the pact.
One Year In, Regulators Praise European Shared Liquidity and Urge Others to Join

The “evolution of this new online shared ecosystem” has been a big win for all parties, the French, Spanish and Portuguese regulators confirm.


Run it Once Poker still expected to launch this year. New online poker rooms should go live in Portugal.
Five Poker Developments that Didn’t Happen in 2018—But Will This Year

While 2018 was a banner year for online poker, a few things did not quite happen on schedule. Here’s five belated moves we expect to happen in 2019.


Online poker operators in Portugal generated €2.8 million in revenue during the third quarter of 2018.
Market Monitor: Portugal Q3 2018

Online poker operators in Portugal generated €2.8 million in revenue during the third quarter of 2018 from cash games…


In the dot-com international market, Winter Series boasts $40 million guarantee prize pool across 240 tournaments.
PokerStars’ $40 Million Guaranteed Winter Series is its Biggest Schedule Yet

With 240 tournaments in the dot-com market alone, the Xmas MTT series is the most expansive the operator has ever hosted.


Revenue derived from online poker in France totaled €59.5 million in Q3. On an annual basis, online poker revenue grew 2.9% compared to Q3 2017.
Shared Liquidity in France Helps Continue Upward Trend for Online Poker

Q3 revenue figures from France highlight the continued (but slowing) growth of online poker.


After acquiring a gaming license in Spain, Aconcagua Poker Network now looks to expand to other regulated European networks.
Spanish Launch “Only a First Step” of Aconcagua Poker’s Plan for European Expansion

In an exclusive interview with PRO, Juan Manuel Pastor, CEO of Aconcagua Poker’s new Spanish operation, reveals details around their European expansion plans.


SECOOP will guarantee €10 million including a €1 million Main Event. A total of 149 tournaments are scheduled to run over the course of two weeks.
PokerStars Plans Another €10 Million Guaranteed Tournament Series in Southern Europe

With the record-breaking Galactic Series barely in the rear-view mirror, details around SECOOP are revealed with another eight-figure guaranteed prize pool.


Online poker operators in Portugal generated €3.5 million in revenue during the second quarter of 2018.
Market Monitor: Portugal Q2 2018

Portugal’s sole regulated online poker operator, PokerStars, generated €3.5 million in revenue during the second…


As a goodwill gesture, the world’s leading online poker site PokerStars has announced freerolls across its major markets for the players affected by the…
PokerStars Announces Freerolls with Over $650,000 in Prizes for Players Affected by Recent DDoS Attacks

Over half a million dollars in WCOOP tickets will be given away via freerolls available across PokerStars major markets.


PokerStars' market share in the newly formed Spanish-French market remains the same. The last few weeks have seen Winamax's traffic soar, and it could soon overtake PokerStars Europe.
European Shared Liquidity: Who’s Winning the Battle in Europe

One month of Winamax launched in Spain, how’s the market shaping up? The third installment on PRO’s exclusive series on the new European shared liquidity market.


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