The Stars Group Posts Strong Q1 Revenue Report

Ben Hamill - June 26, 2020

The recent Q1 revenue report release by online casino and Poker operator cements even further the notion that the time to capitalise on a diversified product offering is right now. The Canadian online entertainment colossus has announced...Read More

The Stars Group Rebrands BetStars

Ben Hamill - April 28, 2020

The Stars Group is slowly but surely building its brand into a name to be reckoned with. And since knowability is the name of the Fortune-500 game, the group’s recent rebrand applied to its online sports book BetStars – which...Read More

The Stars Group At Ease But Aware Amid Covid-19

Ben Hamill - March 23, 2020

has indicated that it for the time being remains confident that the current global Coronavirus pandemic won’t have too much of an impact its projections for the remainder of the year. The group recently provided an update to its ye...Read More

The Stars Group Performs Well Beyond Expectation

Ben Hamill - March 02, 2020

Canadian giant The Stars Group has released its financial and performance results for all of last year – the full 12 months. The group is very satisfied with its results post Fox Bet-launch and when looking at the reported financia...Read More

FOX Bet Named Official MLB Gaming Partner

Ben Hamill - October 17, 2019

FOX Bet has just become the 4th official Authorised Gaming Partner to US Major Basketball League (the MLB). Fox BET now joins MGM, FanDuel and DraftKings as the 4th partner in the exclusive gaming...Read More

Stars Group & Flutter Announce Merger Talks

Ben Hamill - October 03, 2019

There is more than one way to skin a cat, or so the old (if nasty) saying goes. And The Stars Group (TSG) appears to have latched on to this particular truth, as is clear from the recent announcement that it has offici...Read More

Fox Bet Is Off To A Platinum Start

Ben Hamill - September 23, 2019

Fox Bet is basking in the glory of the US sports betting sun. The Stars Group / Fox Sports partnership is alive and kicking and recently launched a sportsbook in partnership with Mount Arie Casino Resort in Poconos. Bu...Read More

Sky Betting & Gaming Now Drives The Stars Group

Ben Hamill - August 13, 2019

When The Stars Group first stated its intention to acquire gaming and betting giant Sky, the deal was cited as being the makings of the largest new player in the games and entertainment field. And it turned out to be worth the effort and ...Read More

The Stars Group Inks New Deal with Akwesasne Mohawk

Ben Hamill - July 13, 2019

According to recent press reports, Canadian online gambling giant The Stars Group and the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino Resort have entered a lucrative new partnership deal. Under the terms of the agreement, TSG will gain access to the latter&r...Read More

The Stars Group Launches Stars Affiliate Club

Ben Hamill - May 31, 2019

Affiliate clubs have enjoyed a lot of success in many industries all over the world, but it’s an element of business that has been strangely absent from the worldwide gambling and betting industry. Until now that is, because The Sta...Read More

PokerStars Celebrates 13 Years Of Sunday Million

Ben Hamill - March 25, 2019

On the 14th of April 2019 PokerStars will celebrate the 13th anniversary of its legendary Sunday Million Tournament. The tournament has enjoyed a lot of support and success since a Canadian online...Read More

Uproar Over PokerStars Incentive Re-Shuffle

Ben Hamill - February 22, 2019

PokerStars has made quite a number of changes aimed at stimulating recreational play. The flip side is that the funds has to come from somewhere, and it’s now very much a matter of taking away from the rich and re-routing the resour...Read More

PokerStars Slash Online Games’ Time Banks

Ben Hamill - February 04, 2019

In a bid to speed up the pace of its cash gaming action, PokerStars will be slashing its time banks by significant amounts. The world’s top online poker platform will reportedly be doing this for both its zoom games and its standard...Read More

Stars Group Could Team Up with Paddy Power

Ben Hamill - January 30, 2019

Irish bookmaker Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) has reportedly been hosting merger discussions with Canadian gaming giant The Stars Group (TSG) since late in 2018. Recent media reports hinted that the merger negotiations were held last year, b...Read More

The Stars Group Goes Live In Sweden

Ben Hamill - January 11, 2019

After being granted a license from Swedish regulator Lotteriinspektionen late in 2018, Canadian gaming giant The Stars Group (TSG) has officially entered the country’s regulated iGaming sphere. TSG’s flagship online poker bra...Read More

Shortlist Finalised For Global Gaming Awards

Ben Hamill - December 28, 2018

It’s one of the gaming industry’s top awards events: the Global Gaming Awards London. The shortlist for 2019 has just been released and those who have made the very tough cut are now in the process of being contacted. The comp...Read More

The Stars Group Awarded Swedish Online Licence

Ben Hamill - December 28, 2018

It’s official: PokerStars parent company, The Stars Group (TSG), has just been welcomed into Sweden’s newly regulated online gambling fold. The Stars Group, together with four other operators, have become the latest operators ...Read More

NBA Names The Stars Group As Gaming Partner

Ben Hamill - December 22, 2018

Canadian-based The Stars Group, owners of the world-famous PokerStars brand, have managed to secure its very first partnership with a US pro-sports league. The group was recently named the official gaming partner of the National Basketbal...Read More

PGCB Grants PokerStars an iGaming License

Ben Hamill - December 04, 2018

PokerStars, the highly popular online gaming brand run by Canada’s own The Stars Group, is reportedly taking its first steps back into the US’s online poker market thanks to a ground-breaking new deal. The successful company&...Read More

The Stars Group Partners with Eldorado

Ben Hamill - November 28, 2018

Canadian gambling giant The Stars Group (TSG) has inked a US-facing online gaming and sports betting deal with popular operator Eldorado Resorts. Early this week, the Group announced the signing of an exclusive 20-year deal that will ena...Read More

The Stars Group Profits’ Soar Post-Acquisitions

Ben Hamill - November 13, 2018

Canadian iGaming operator operates, among other things, two of the world’s most successful online poker brands: PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker. It should come as no surprise, then, that fans of the company’s poker offerings w...Read More

David Baazov Accused of Fraud by Kenyan MP

Ben Hamill - October 22, 2018

A former Kenyan lawmaker has now come forward to make serious accusations of fraud against Canadian businessman and former Amaya CEO David Baazov, stating that he misappropriated millions of Kenyan shillings using NIC Bank accounts after ...Read More

Big Expansion Plans for The Stars Group

Ben Hamill - October 01, 2018

A few years back, The Stars Group was struggling with debt after being shaken by an insider trading scandal involving its founder and CEO David Baazov. After paying off its debts from the acquisition of PokerStars...Read More

PokerStars Galactic Series a Clear Success

Ben Hamill - September 27, 2018

The latest has demonstrated the overwhelming success of shared liquidity in Europe. It was in August when PokerStars launched the largest online poker series in the world for players in the newly merged European shared ...Read More

MuchBetter Payments Coming to Stars Group

Ben Hamill - September 24, 2018

Online and mobile payment service firm MuchBetter revealed this week that it has signed an exclusive new partnership with Canadian iGaming giant, . Under the terms of the fresh new deal, the payment service provider will supply their sec...Read More

SBG Growth Drives Stars Group’s Revenues

Ben Hamill - September 20, 2018

CEO of Canada’s The Stars Group, Rafi Ashkenazi, has described after the recently purchased business demonstrated fantastic growth across its key financial verticals for the year ended on June 30, 2018. Total revenues for SBG for ...Read More

The Stars Group to File BAR on September 17

Ben Hamill - September 13, 2018

Canada’s has now revealed that it plans to file on Monday, September 17, its business acquisition report (BAR) on . The BAR was reportedly set to include, among other details, SkyBet’s audited fiscal statements for the financ...Read More

Strong Results for Stars Group in Q2 2018

Ben Hamill - August 15, 2018

Canadian analysts have praised The Stars Group’s ‘impressive momentum’ in Q2 this year, which was driven by a busy period of mergers and acquisitions. The news of the Group’s second quarter success has come after t...Read More

Stars Group Adds Online Sportsbook

Ben Hamill - August 06, 2018

have already been capitalizing on their partnership with admirable results. But, the two seem to be going above and beyond to make the most out of it, demonstrated clearly by the recent addition to the New Jersey gaming market. Currently...Read More

Ontario Court Sides with The Stars Group

Ben Hamill - August 01, 2018

After a saga relating to one of its share offerings, Canada’s The Stars Group has revealed that the Ontario Superior Court of Justice has sided with its version of events. The ruling pertains to the previous application submitted by...Read More