ANOTHER MALTA-LICENSED ONLINE POKER DISASTER
28th November, 2013 at 03:20:42
PokerinVenice failed earlier this year owing reportedly substantial amounts to players.
Add the PokerinVenice online poker network to the sad and deeply worrying list of supposedly well-regulated online poker operators licensed by Malta's Lotteries and Gaming Authority that have closed their doors, leaving players unpaid with their account balances unshielded.
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GERMAN VICTORY IN MALTA POKER TOURNEY
30th September, 2013 at 01:20:16
Cartarius bests 887 others to take home Euro 80,000
Frankfurt, Germany-based online grinder Louis Cartarius emerged victorious in the Euro 550 buy-in 2013 Pokerlistings Battle of Malta tournament over the weekend, besting a field of 887 - three times the size of the event last year - to claim a main prize worth Euro 80,000 (US $108,000). It was his biggest live tournament win to date.
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STRANGE ATTRACTIONS AT THE BATTLE OF MALTA POKER TOURNAMENT
03rd September, 2013 at 02:19:26
Zany stunt group and a porn star due to play
Pokerlistings has assembled an unusual cast of celeb players for its second annual Battle of Malta poker tournament on Sept. 26 -29, 2013 at the Portomaso Casino in St. Julian's, Malta.
EVERLEAF POKER NETWORK SUSPENDED BY MALTA REGULATOR
30th July, 2013 at 05:23:24
After months of excuses and unpaid players, the LGA finally acts.
The Lotteries and Gaming Authority - Malta's online gambling regulator - has developed a reputation among players for being insensitive to their difficulties with defaulting operators; lugubrious in reaction to issues; and poor at communication, but this week it finally lost patience with the long-running failures at Everleaf Poker Network and suspended the network's licence.
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MALTA REGULATOR ISSUES UPDATE ON EVERLEAF POKER SITUATION
26th April, 2013 at 13:26:11
Surely marketing affiliates can be players as well?
US players left unpaid and stranded when the Everleaf Poker Network abruptly pulled out of the American market following a "cease and desist" order from enforcement authorities (see previous reports) are still in limbo as investigations continue by Malta regulator the Lotteries and Gaming Authority (LGA).
ONLINE POKER SOFTWARE FIRM FIXING SECURITY ISSUE (Update)
15th April, 2013 at 02:44:02
B3W reacts fast to ReVuln revelations
The Malta-based poker software developer B3W has reacted quickly to claims by online security company ReVuln that its software has some vulnerability (see previous report).
MALTA COMPANY ALLEGES WEAKNESSES IN ONLINE POKER SITE SECURITY
12th April, 2013 at 04:27:39
ReVuln says it has assessed a number of the top online poker sites and found them wanting
The Malta-based online security company ReVuln has claimed that several leading online poker sites need to attend to security vulnerabilities it has found in their systems following an independent probe.
MALTA POKER PROVIDER IN AUSTRIAN DEAL
10th February, 2013 at 03:13:33
PlanetWin365 to take Play2b on board
The Austrian online gambling website PlanetWin365 is to augment its online poker offering by bringing on board Malta-licensed Play2b network action.
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IS MALTA REGULATOR UP TO SPEED ON THE EVERLEAF SITUATION?
07th February, 2013 at 13:59:10
Growing player reports refute LGA claim that majority of players have been paid
A statement from Malta regulator the LGA earlier this week that the majority of the Everleaf poker network's owed players have been paid has been hotly refuted on a number of websites, including Facebook, by a growing number of disgruntled players.
iGAME MALTA LIVE ON MICROGAMING POKER NETWORK
12th November, 2012 at 15:47:47
MPN busy with new network integrations
Following the announcement of iGAME Malta 's move to the Microgaming Poker Network, iGame's poker sites iGame, 24HPoker and Pokerihuone have all gone live following a smooth transition from its previous network (believed to be IGT's iPoker Network).
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HAXTON JOINS POKERSTARS PROFESSIONAL PLAYER TEAM
18th October, 2012 at 14:34:35
Now based on Malta, Haxton has easier access to European action
High-profile poker pro Isaac Haxton has joined the Pokerstars professional player team, the Isle of Man company announced Thursday.
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FRENCH FTP PLAYERS TO RECOVER FUNDS
24th September, 2012 at 16:17:57
Gambling authority approves repayment measures
French gambling authority ARJEL will temporarily lift is Rekop Limited licence suspension to allow registered Full Tilt Poker players access to their accounts for the recovery of outstanding credit balances through the pokerstars.fr platform from November 6, 2012 until November 9, 2012.
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FRENCH VICTORY IN WORLD POKER TOUR MALTA
21st September, 2012 at 03:47:31
Yorane Kerignard bests a field of 168 at Portomaso Casino
French poker pro Yorane Kerignard is Euro 120,000 wealthier this week after taking down the World Poker Tour Malta tournament for his third largest career win yet, taking him into million-Euro territory.
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iGAME MALTA LTD TO JOIN THE MICROGAMING POKER NETWORK
19th September, 2012 at 04:34:18
Database of over a million players in new member
The Microgaming Poker Network has scored a major coup, announcing Wednesday that iGame Malta Ltd is to join, bringing with it a player base of over a million members with skins like 24hPoker.com, Pokerihuone.com, Casinohuone.com, NoiQ.com and iGame.com.
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MEDIA CORP SPEAKS ON PURPLE LOUNGE POKER DEBACLE (Update)
02nd September, 2012 at 11:30:15
With aggrieved players collaborating on possible legal remedies, liquidated poker room's parent company gives its perspective
Players left unpaid when the UK listed company Media Corp shut down its Purple Lounge online casino and poker room earlier this year (see previous reports) have no intention of meekly writing off their in some cases considerable losses, it transpired this week with the news that at least 50 punters are assembling information and consulting with lawyers on losses that allegedly total over $500,000.
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