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Trial against Baazov continues

The legal battle against the former head of poker group Amaya continues in Canada.

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Baazov argues back

Former CEO of Amaya Gaming, operator of PokerStars, keeps fighting the legal battle over accusations of corruption.


Amaya completes planned rebranding

The Canadian online gambling operator -now called The Stars Group- revealed that the planned rebranding has been completed.

Amaya will have PokerStars operating in India later this year.

Amaya to expand in the Indian market

Amaya Inc. is looking to expand into the Indian online poker market through PokerStars, which will launch in the country later in 2017.

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Baazov linked to New York election donation case

A political operative was charged on Monday for allegedly helping David Baazov donate US$25,000 to Governor Andrew Cuomo’s campaign in 2014.

California online poker bill.

California’s online gambling bill loses momentum

The possibility of lifting California’s ban on online poker seems far from happening as PokerStars has stopped pushing for it.

Amaya to expand its sportsbook.

Amaya focused on expanding its sportsbook

PokerStars parent company is seeking to improve its 2016 growth in other areas like its sports betting and casino businesses.

Baazov cut his Amaya stakes.

Baazov reduces his Amaya stakes even more

Founder and former Amaya Inc. CEO David Baazov reduced his company stakes yet again by selling 12 million shares for US$201 million.


David Baazov sold $100 million worth of Amaya’s stock

Former Amaya CEO, David Baazov announced that he cut stake in the company as he sold nearly US$100 million worth of stock.

Ex Amaya CEO to face fraud charges

The former Chief will go to trial in November under fraud allegations.

Amaya closes deal with Scheinberg

Amaya arranged a deferred payment to Isai and Mark Scheinberg, former owners of PokerStars.