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Regulators Worldwide Clear the Amaya/PokerStars Deal
Regulators Worldwide Clear the Amaya/PokerStars Deal

A critical issue has now been put to rest after Amaya’s new ownership of the Rational Group crosses the regulatory hurdles.


French Regulator Authorizes Amaya/PokerStars Deal
French Regulator Authorizes Amaya/PokerStars Deal

ARJEL greenlights “change of indirect control” of PokerStars’ French subsidiary.


Rational's Big Summer Events: PokerStars' MicroMillions & Full Tilt's FTOPS
Rational’s Big Summer Events: PokerStars’ MicroMillions & Full Tilt’s FTOPS

Big tournament series look to boost player figures during the summer lull.


The Sale of PokerStars and Its Implications for Player Fund Protection
The Sale of PokerStars and Its Implications for Player Fund Protection

Amaya Gaming CEO David Baazov has a clear vision for protecting players’ money.


PokerStars Licensing Talks Resume in New Jersey
PokerStars Licensing Talks Resume in New Jersey

DGE to discuss with Amaya the reactivation of PokerStars’ online gaming application—their best shot at a fast return of the PokerStars online poker brand to the US market.


PokerStars in the United States: The How, Where and When
PokerStars in the United States: The How, Where and When

Amaya thinks the Rational Group acquisition will “expedite entry” for the PokerStars and Full Tilt Brands into the US. But how likely is it, and how long will it take?


PokerStars Receives License to Offer Blackjack and Roulette in Spain
PokerStars Receives License to Offer Blackjack and Roulette in Spain

Casino games at PokerStars could trial in Spain.


Amaya Acquisition: PokerStars "Still Plans to Serve All Current Markets"
Amaya Acquisition: PokerStars “Still Plans to Serve All Current Markets”

Player concerns continue despite Director of Poker Room Operations stating that PokerStars will not exit Canada.


Amaya To Buy PokerStars and Full Tilt for $4.9 Billion
Amaya To Buy PokerStars and Full Tilt for $4.9 Billion

Amaya hopes the deal will “expedite” entry into the US for PokerStars and Full Tilt.


PokerStars' California Alliance Fires Back at "Bad Actor" Bill
PokerStars’ California Alliance Fires Back at “Bad Actor” Bill

Bill with tribal consensus is “a blatant attempt to provide certain interests with an unfair competitive advantage.”


Rumors of Acquisitions and Sales Surround Amaya Share Price Spike
Rumors of Acquisitions and Sales Surround Amaya Share Price Spike

Amaya Gaming share price hits year high prompting unlikely PokerStars acquisition rumors.


Full Tilt Add Real Money Slots Games to Online Poker Client
Full Tilt Add Real Money Slots Games to Online Poker Client

Third-party slots from Leander Games integrated into poker software.