Amaya has suffered a heavy drop in its share price after it was revealed that chief executive David Baazov will face five charges of insider trading in regards to the company’s acquisition of Oldford Group, the owner of PokerStars.
888poker, the online poker website operated by 888, has revealed details of its revamped loyalty programme, which will see the service move away from a rakeback model to a system based on challenges, tokens and level progress.
Prominent poker player Isaac Haxton has become the latest high-profile name to announce his disassociation with PokerStars over the internet poker brand’s decision to introduce various changes to its VIP rewards programme.
Amaya-owned online poker brand PokerStars has announced that it is to make a series of major changes to its VIP programme, promotional campaigns, policies and various other features in an effort to enhance player experience.
PartyPoker, the online poker brand operated by bwin.party, is to introduce the first phase of changes to its service as part of an effort to level the playing field and create a fair environment for players.
The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) has revealed that it was only able to award an online gambling licence to PokerStars and Full Tilt after parent company Amaya agreed to fire four senior executives.
PartyPoker, the online poker brand operated by bwin.party, has announced that it is to take a number of steps to stop customers from using certain third-party software to gain an advantage over other players.