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Total series guarantee is set at €400,000, a 14% increase on the €350,000 guaranteed over the previous three series and 33% on the inaugural series in February 2018.
Unibet Ups the Ante with Fifth Edition of its Online Series

Guarantees increased to €400,000 for UOS V.


Unibet has used Relax Gaming for online poker in the primary dot-com market for over five years, using its custom-built online poker software to run an independent online poker room.
Unibet Migrates to Relax Platform in France

Operator goes it alone in France as it moves its player base over to the unique, casual player-friendly Relax Gaming poker experience.


The report provides in-depth analysis of several aspects of the online poker industry including a detailed look at recent marketing strategies, product development, the regulatory landscape affecting the growth of the game and other key indicators.
Poker Industry PRO Releases The State of the Online Poker Industry Report for Spring 2019

The 52-page report focuses on the major industry trends and regulatory developments while analyzing the performance of the leading online poker operators.


In an exclusive interview with PRO, David talks about his new position and what can be expected from Playtech under his guidance as they face the challenges of the ever competitive online poker market.
Playtech’s New Head of Poker Product David Pomroy on the Future of the Online Poker Network

“I would like us to come through 2019/2020 with an ecosystem we can be proud of and a product which is showing healthy growth.”


Kindred Group offers online poker in the dot-com market on the Relax platform but until now has kept online poker in France on iPoker’s network.
Unibet to Move Off iPoker in France as Relax Gaming Plans New Online Poker Network Launch

Attracted by European shared liquidity, Relax Gaming, developer of Unibet’s unique online poker software, plans to go live in the notoriously difficult French regulated market.


Swedish-based online gaming operator Betsson AB has welcomed the passage of the Remote Gambling Act by Dutch senators.
Betsson Welcomes Dutch Remote Gambling Act But Warns Over Cooling-Off Period

The Dutch Gambling Authority has previously levied a heavy fine on Betsson Group subsidiary for operating in the Dutch market without a local license.


Kindred Poker reported £17.9 million ($23.1 million) in online poker revenue for the full year of 2018.
Kindred Group Hits Record High in Online Poker Revenue

A further 18% revenue growth in its Unibet Poker product takes the product to six year high.


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.


PokerStars will soon be implementing a number of changes to its third-party tools policy including restricting the use of the so-called automated “seating scripts” on its client.
Exclusive: PokerStars to Ban Automated Seating Scripts

PokerStars is in process of introducing changes to its third-party tools policy including restrictions on software that “automates the process of joining available games” based on opponent profiling.


The Kindred Group and the Mohegan Sun Pocono casino in Pennsylvania will work together to bring online sports betting and casino games to players in PA.
Kindred Group Partners with Mohegan Sun Pocono for Online Gaming in Pennsylvania

Entering its second state in the US, Kindred looks to offer both online and offline sports betting under the Unibet brand in PA.


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Unibet Poker Launches HexaPro Jackpot Mania Promotion

To promote the launch of the new lottery-style Sit and Go from Unibet, €263,000 is being given away in additional jackpots.


In total, there are twelve online gambling operators that have received a Swedish license that have already gone live with online poker.
Full Report: Swedish Online Poker Rooms Go Live

In one of Europe’s biggest market openings in five years, thirteen online poker rooms are among dozens of online casinos and sportsbooks now open for business in Sweden.


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