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Amaya Restructuring Post-PokerStars Debts to Boost Liquidity Amaya Restructuring Post-PokerStars Debts to Boost Liquidity
Philip Conneller - July 30th, 2015

Amaya Inc has announced plans to refinance some of the long-term debt it incurred as a result of its $4.9 billion leveraged takeover of PokerStars and Full Tilt last year. The move is expected to reduce debt service costs and interest payments which will help bolster liquidity and cash flow, as well as its leverage […]

PokerStars Launches Lads Night In Charity Initiative

PokerStars Launches Lads Night In Charity Initiative

Ed Scimia - July 29th, 2015

From One Drop to disaster relief, we have all seen how poker events can be a great way to bring awareness and money to charitable efforts. That connection is about to be thrown into the spotlight yet again, as PokerStars will be working with Prostate Cancer UK to create a special charity event this September. […]

PokerStars MicroMillions Main Event Swept by Canadian Player

PokerStars MicroMillions Main Event Swept by Canadian Player

Ed Scimia - July 29th, 2015

PokerStars MicroMillions has never been the highest-profile online tournament series. After all, as the “Micro” in its name would suggest, the stakes aren’t nearly as high as in the World Championship of Online Poker or SCOOP. But for players who aren’t comfortable putting up hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars for a tournament buy-in, there’s […]

Casino Gran Madrid Closes Online Poker Operations as Spanish Market Begins to Crumble

Casino Gran Madrid Closes Online Poker Operations as Spanish Market Begins to Crumble

Philip Conneller - July 29th, 2015

Casino Gran Madrid will shut down its poker portal, the third largest in the Spanish market, on July 31, citing an inability to “provide an attractive product in a hostile environment.” While the site, a skin of the iPoker network, lingers some way behind PokerStars.es and 888.es in the liquidity rankings, it still attracts a […]

New Jersey Online Poker Traffic Trending Upward

New Jersey Online Poker Traffic Trending Upward

Ed Scimia - July 28th, 2015

New Jersey has seen gradual improvements in its online gambling numbers in recent months, but that success hasn’t been enjoyed equally across all games. Online poker has failed to capitalize on that growth, and in fact slumped heading into the summer months, leading many to wonder whether the state would need something to reinvigorate the […]

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Ed Scimia July 27th, 2015
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