Tag: Poker Business

The Bicycle Hotel & Casino to Change the Face of Luxury Resort Gaming in Los Angeles

On December 1, the Bicycle Hotel & Casino will change the face of luxury resort gaming in Los Angeles.

Phil Ruffin's $1.3 Billion Bid for The Mirage Rejected by MGM

Phil Ruffin's $1.3 billion bid for the Mirage was rejected last month by MGM Resorts International. "The value is in the land," stated 79-year billionaire Phil Ruffin. Learn about Phil Ruffin's rise in Las Vegas.

Hippodrome Casino in London Looks Set To Expand

The Hippodrome Casino looks set to expand after the purchase of the neighbouring Crystal Rooms Adult Gaming Centre.

My Poker Calendar: Everything Poker, and Every Out You Need To Hit

Introducing My Poker Calendar, a new idea from poker player and businessman, Kevin Houghton.

GVC Holdings Rejects Offers for Bwin Assets

Despite having not yet completed the £1.1 billion takeover of bwin.party, GVC Holdings has had inquiries for a number of bwin.party's assets.

Rafi Ashkenazi Named New CEO of Rational Group; Says PokerStars Ready to Launch in NJ

The new CEO of the Rational Group, Rafi Ashkenazi, says the company is ready to launch in New Jersey.

Playtech Revenues Soar 47% in Q3; Already Matches €456.9 Million From Whole of 2014

Investors in Playtech are smiling after the company revealed its revenues have already matched the €456.9 million generated throughout the whole of 2014.

Poker Affiliate World Announces Rebranding to Online Affiliate World

On October 20, iBus Media B2B affiliate online marketplace Poker Affiliate World announces rebranding to Online Affiliate World "to move forward with a strong focus on sports, daily fantasy sports, finance, and trading."

PKR Changes Its Business Strategy; Drops Team Pro Concept

PKR drops the Team PKR Pro concept meaning Eleanor Gudger and Dan O'Callaghan are now without a sponsor.

Genting’s Resorts World Birmingham to Become UK's Largest Casino on October 21

Genting Resorts World Birmingham is set to open on October 21, with the new Genting International Casino opening five days later.

BlogNews Weekly: Lövgren in Love With Vegas, Ivey's Perfect Fold, and a Free Ebook

Check out the last edition of the BlogNews Weekly and learn how to be successful in everything you do, how to find the best cash games in Vegas...and when it's the right time to fold Kings.

Alex Dreyfus To Host a Q&A Session About the Global Poker League on Oct. 14

The CEO of Mediarex will host a Q&A session about the Global Poker League "to tell people everything there is to know about the project."

The New Jersey Online Poker Briefing: PokerStars In, Yong "LuckySpewy" Kwon Wins Big

It was another exciting week for online poker in New Jersey. Check out the biggest tournament winners and latest industry news.

Amaya Gaming's Stock Price Soars After Approval To Offer Services in New Jersey

Amaya's stock price soars following company's approval to operate in New Jersey.

Macau Theft Resulting in Huge Stock Declines for Casino Operators

Up to hundreds of millions of dollars were stolen from a gambling junket in Macau, leading to huge stock declines for gaming operators.

The Insiders: All American Poker Network CEO David Licht on New York's iPoker Chances

David Licht, CEO of the All American Poker Network (AAPN), parent company to 888casino.com and 888poker.com, offers his take on online poker in New York.

UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up: Career-Best Scores for Taylor and Chattaway

Billy Chattaway and Andy Taylor won more than $510,000 between them this week. This and more in the UK & Ireland PokerNews Round-Up.

GVC May Attempt Hostile Takeover of Bwin.party; "We Wouldn't Exclude Any Strategy"

GVC implies that it will attempt a hostile takeover of bwin.party if their bid to acquire the company is not accepted.

888 Holdings Announces Fall in Profits Due to UK PoC Tax and New VAT Rules

According to 888Holdings, PoC Tax in the UK and EU's VAT rules have cost the online site millions in missed revenue.

Inside Gaming: DraftKings Opens NFL Fantasy Lounges, Poker Asia Pacific Sold & More

In this week's Inside Gaming, we take a look at DraftKing's Fantasy Lounges in three NFL stadiums, the sale of Poker Asia Pacific, and more.