Poker veteran leaves

July 23, 2015

Bwin.Party will lose one of its most experienced online poker specialists at the end of July when senior executive and group director for poker Jeffrey Haas departs for pastures at present unknown. Haas terminates his second term with the Bwin group; between 2005 and 2006 he was director of product management at the since sold-off […]

Ourgame wins WPT-brand rights

December 17, 2014 Digital Entertainment subsidiary WPT Enterprises has aligned with Chinese online card and board game developer, platform and offline operator Ourgame International Holdings Limited with the award of the exclusive rights to the WPT brand in over twelve Asian countries. Under the terms of the deal, Ourgame will have the right to use the World […]

French and Italian Bwin poker rooms to switch networks

April 4, 2014

According to a report on the poker information site Pokerfuse Thursday, a source at Bwin.Party has confirmed plans to move the Bwin poker sites in the French and Italian markets from the Ongame network to its own Party and .it networks sometime this year. Bwin sold off Ongame to Amaya Gaming in 2012 (see […] companies laying down serious poker money

February 19, 2014

Bwin.Party subsidiaries PartyPoker and World Poker Tour, along with their online partners, are laying out big money to create exciting live poker tournament prize pools that will appeal to a wide range of players. PartyPoker’s Pokerfest has seen an investment of a million dollars in guaranteeing a tasty prize pool in the 67 event fest, […]

More companies gear up for New Jersey online gambling

November 8, 2013

Two more new websites have gone up in preparation for the opening of the intrastate New Jersey online gambling market later this month. Ultimate Gaming, the parent group for Nevada’s first legal online poker site Ultimate, has launched and is busy registering players for a software package of online casino and poker action […]