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Police and Securities Regulators Raid Amaya Gaming Offices

Police and Securities Regulators Raid Amaya Gaming Offices

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police and Quebec’s financial securities regulator the Autorité des Marchés raided the Montreal offices of Amaya Gaming, Canadian investment bank Canaccord Genuity, and Manulife Financial on Wednesday. Shares sank 18% after the company confirmed that the
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PokerStars to Launch Sportsbetting and Casino Games Globally

PokerStars to Launch Sportsbetting and Casino Games Globally

PokerStars will be more than poker in the coming weeks, the company owned by Montreal-based Amaya Gaming will be launching online casino games in a few weeks, specifically roulette and blackjack online. No more need to get into your car
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OLG Getting Ready to Launch Online Gambling

OLG Getting Ready to Launch Online Gambling

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) has announced that they will soon be launching their online gambling site PlayOLG.ca which will let Ontarians gamble online from the comfort of home. Ontarians will be able to play casino games and buy
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YAHOO! Launches Yahoo Poker

YAHOO! Launches Yahoo Poker

Online search engine Yahoo has launched a portal dedicated to Texas Hold’em on its website. Yahoo Poker is currently being cross-promoted on its fantasy football page, in the hopes that there will be an overlapping interest between poker and fantasy
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888poker’s $3,000,000 Super XL Series

888poker’s $3,000,000 Super XL Series

It’s back by popular demand, only this year, it’s bigger than ever! Now in its third year running, the 888poker Super XL Series offers players the chance to win a share of a massive $3,000,000 prize pool. New players who
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PokerStars Announces Rake Hike

PokerStars Announces Rake Hike

With new ownership comes change and PokerStars has announced several changes over the past month from pulling out of 30 grey markets, the addition of casino games and sports betting, the implementation of a 2.5% foreign exchange fee, and with
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$100,000 in Freeroll Prizes at Full Tilt October 31st to November 8th

$100,000 in Freeroll Prizes at Full Tilt October 31st to November 8th

Full Tilt is giving players the chance to win a share of $10,000 in freeroll prizes every day from this Friday, October 31st through Sunday, November 8th when they opt in to $100K Scramble. There are five daily $1,000 Scramble
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Pokerstars MicroMillions 9 from November 6 to16 with $5,000,000 Guaranteed!

Pokerstars MicroMillions 9 from November 6 to16 with $5,000,000 Guaranteed!

PokerStars’ MicroMillions 9 Championship is set to take place from November 6 to 16th, featuring 100 events and $5 million in guaranteed prize money. The tournament series features buy-ins from just $0.11 up to the $22 No Limit Hold’em Main
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