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European Regulators issued a joint statement this week reaffirming their priority of reaching an agreement to combine their online poker liquidity pools.
Poker Insight

Shared Euro liquidity, PokerStars’ launch in Portugal, Unibet’s new client and more.


PokerStars hosted a meeting with player advocates at their Montreal offices earlier this week to discuss the ongoing dispute over the reduced VIP benefits in 2016.
Poker Room Insight

PokerStars, partypoker, Unibet, iPoker and more in this week’s wrap-up of online poker platform and software news.


PokerStars publishes its 2016 "Social Poker Table" 888poker accompanies its TV campaign with a new freeroll promo.
Marketing Insight

New signings, TV campaigns, media deals and promotions in this week’s summary of marketing news in the online poker industry.


Daniel Negreanu, last year’s top social influencer, slipped to third place, despite a Twitter and Facebook following of over 400,000 people.
Grospellier Tops PokerStars’ 2016 “Social Power Table”

French online poker professional Betrand “ElkY” Grospellier has topped a list of the top poker professionals…


A press release from late last week confirmed the appointment, stating that the new signing “is a means to encourage more people to register and play poker online, anywhere at any time."
Sam Trickett Confirmed as Brand Ambassador for Indian Online Poker Room

StarPoker.in’s operator Cyber Gaming confirms Trickett signing.


Online gaming marketers watch on as YouTube Gaming is set to shake up online streaming industry. XL Media acquires stake in a marketing firm.
Marketing Insight

Sam Trickett is a free agent again, while Dwan and Ivey pick up a promo gig in Asia.


Amaya shuffles the top management team at the Rational Group. William Hill takes on a top exec from rival Ladbrokes.
Industry Insight

The poker industry will soon have a 24/7 TV channel to broadcast the joy of the game to a global audience.


Poker fans across the globe will soon be able to enjoy a wide variety of televised poker content around the clock when the new 24/7 poker channel, Poker…
Global 24/7 Poker TV Channel to Launch This Year

The 24/7 poker television network will be available both within and outside the US “from day one.”


On Wednesday, the 23-year-old from Massachusetts earned his fourth seven-figure score in just over four months by outlasting nearly 1,500 opponents in the $5,300 buy-in Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Main Event. His win was worth $1,446,710.
Daniel Colman Records Fourth Seven-Figure Live Poker Tournament Score in Five Months

Earns outright victory in Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Main Event for $1.45 million, extending historic run.


Heads up specialist and Alpha8 commentator Olivier Busquet captured his first European Poker Tour (EPT) title Wednesday.
Olivier Busquet wins European Poker Tour Super High-Roller

Heads-up online poker specialists square off for the EPT title.


The PokerStars blog has posted the results of a social media analysis of top professional poker players—not just their own—but top players by any measure.
PokerStars Rates Pros on Their Social Media Skills

Top social currency bragging rights go to Daniel Negreanu, but Liv Boeree proves her pulling power by ranking third.


The Seven Card Stud championship event produced another experienced final table—although Dr Steven Landfish provided one amateur representati…
Matt Grapenthian Defeats Todd Brunson to Take the Only WSOP Bracelet of the Day

The Little One for One Drop is well under way & Bryn Kenney looks set to make his third final table of the Series.


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