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Jun 15, 2009 - Phil Ivey has hit second base two more for home run at WSOP

The American Poker Pro Phil Ivey has picked up his second win of the 2009 World Series of Poker awarding him with yet another WSOP Bracelet. The second win of the season came in a brand new event called Omaha 8-or-better/Seven-card Stud 8-or-better (Event 25) with a buy in of $2500. The two day event attracted 376 players that had been played down to 14 after day one and the final table had two other bracelet holders competing for yet another price pool of over 200,000 dollars, that in the end went to Phil Ivey.

Jun 12, 2009 - USA has violated trading laws according to the European Commission

USA has been looking in to open up for a legitimate online gambling market for all gambling companies who are interested in taking part of the market. By letting Gambling companies to take part of the US market the Senate counts on tax revenues between $48.6 billion to $62.7 billion over the next 10 years. The money sis at the moment a much needed income for the United States who wouldn’t be able to capitalize on the revenue from citizens gambling on foreign sites online no matter if they are allowed or not.

Jun 11, 2009 - Expekt signs deal with Microgaming

Expekt.com has had a turbulent 2009 so far with the sales of the whole company from the two shareholders and founders Christian Haupt och Conny Gese to a large company with their operational base in Monaco. The sale of the company included the whole operational subsidiaries as well as the 1.5 million players big, customer base. With this the changes for the multinational betting company has just started and the first thing Expekt.com has decided to take on a new casino provider.

Jun 10, 2009 - PKR has new June promotions out

World’s most innovative poker room PKR Poker has just released their June promotions to help the figures during summer. The news from PKR does not only give the players great bonuses and promotions they have also announced that the rumors that have been spreading across internet is true. PKR will is about to release an updated version of their poker site. The Updated version is going to include a brand new design a larger and better community and the MyPKR section of the site will expand and include tutorial and a poker strategy guide.

Jun 9, 2009 - Poker rooms have trouble with eCheck payments

Full Tilt Poker announced last week that they have experienced trouble with payments through the payment option eCheck. Their statement was that they were experiencing temporary issues with their eCheck system, but the truth has unraveled and it’s a bit larger problem than a the temporary unavailability that has been reported from Full Tilt. The problem only extends to American customers and not only on Full Tilt Poker, Pokerstars has also experienced the same problems with all their payments through the payment option.

Jun 8, 2009 - Bwin continues working with the EdGE platform

Bwin the Austrian company and known as one of the absolute largest sportsbooks in the world but also offering Casino, Poker as well as Skill games announced Friday that they will continue to let their players play in the EdGE Platform. The deal is set and signed and will go on for another few years. Gaming Technology Solutions PLC Director commented on the new contract and said that the new deal will make sure GTS supplies Bwins customers with a great gaming experience for many years to come.

Jun 5, 2009 - First big event has been decided at the WSOP

Yesterday the first of the 10 different World Series Of Pokers $10,000 events was settled and the winner is a 74 year old real estate broker. Freddie Ellis originally from Miami but living in New York is the winner of the Seven- Card stud event that was number 6 of the 57 total events. The event attracted 1432 players and making the price pool of the event $1,134,800, Freddie Ellis payed up and cleared the starting field and won the event over some of the world’s most prominent Seven-card stud players.

Jun 4, 2009 - BetStopper helps parents control who uses a betting site

The Nova Scotia Gambling Corp. has created a new product to keep underage people to gamble online. The Corporation has developed the software since 2006 and has made several live studies with the end product and the results are excellent. The project took place since it after studies of gambling patterns was revealed that underage youth played 3 times the amount as adults in online gambling portals. BetStopper is the end products name and helps parents take control over the children’s betting behaviors.

Jun 3, 2009 - Residents of UK gambles more online

The UK Gambling commission has released the results from a survey they have conducted by asking 8000 adults in The United Kingdom about gambling online. The results from the survey shows that it is an slight increase of the residents of United Kingdom that uses remote gambling, but there is still a long way for the gaming companies before they have convinced the whole market. The questions asked where if the resident had used any form of remote gambling during the previous twelve months.

Jun 2, 2009 - Neteller offers the chance to win €6000 in their June promotion

The e-wallet company Neteller started last month with special promotions for their customers. The promotion for May was to deposit money into the e-wallet for free. This month Neteller gives their customers to win parts of or the whole sum of 6000 Euros. The promotion is evolving around sport which is suitable since Neteller is the largest online wallet in the field of transferring money to and from online gambling websites as Sportsbooks. For the coming four weeks the customers has a chance to win a part of the prize pool.

Jun 1, 2009 - Sportsbooks released odds on WSOP Main event

No gambler could have missed that the World Series Of Poker has started neither has the sportsbooks. The major sportsbooks has been quick and has already released odds on the Main event. The main event that will take place starting July 3rd and will go on for 13 days with a final table to be held in November. World Series Of Poker has had a nice growth the last 2 years and are hopeful to break the record of participants that was set in 2006 with 8.773 players gathering in Las Vegas and filling the rooms of Rio casino resort.

May 30, 2009 - First WSOP Bracelet for 2009 presented to the winner of the first event

Yesterday the winner of the first WSOP event was presented with his WSOP Bracelet. On Thursday early morning the winner of the first event the $500 Casino Employers Champions was won by a bartender from the Nine steakhouse located within Palms Casino and resort.  Andrew Cohen could yesterday pick up his bracelet and the $83.833 that was awarded for the first place finisher of the event. The award ceremony is a new feature of the World Serie Of Poker and the winner is presented with the winning and bracelet in a sports style manner with the national anthem from the player country of origin.

May 29, 2009 - Betsson CEO had the honor to close NASDAQ

Yesterday a Chief Executive Officer from a gambling company had the honor to ring the NASDAQ Bell to close the stock exchange for the day. Pontus Lindvall the CEO of Betsson took the stage yesterday to close down the huge American stock exchange. Betsson with head offices based in Stockholm is a part of the Swedish stock market Stockhpolmsbörsen has had a very good turnout over the last years and is one of Scandinavia’s most profitable gambling companies.  The Company has had a great turnover and has a clean slate when it comes to debts.

May 28, 2009 - Harrah’s is coming to Europe, Online

In Mid April Harrah’s Casino appointed Mitchell Garber as head of their new department Harrah’s interactive Entertainment Inc and last week the new department was unveiled. The new subsidiary is said to manage the World Series Of Poker event and growth overseas as well as look into the European market and plan out a new Interactive Strategy for the same. The new department is viewed upon as Harrah’s new strategy to take the Las Vegas based casino company into the realm of online gambling.

May 27, 2009 - Bwin skyrockets in revenue

Bwin is another betting firm that has experienced a weird end of 2008 and an exciting early 2009. It has been up and down the economy in the world and that’s something the betting companies felt during the last quarter of 2008 but when looking at a few betting companies the early stages of 2009 has been a smashing hit. Bwin the Austrian company that just released their results for the first quarter of 2009 has experienced an increase of in all segments of the gambling portal in both revenue and players.