More than four years after Black Friday saw both PokerStars and Full Tilt deal their last hands in the U.S., the two sites are headed to the Garden State after the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) after Amaya, owners of the two brands, received approval from regulators.
“We are very pleased to add NJ to the long list of regulated markets that have found PokerStars and Full Tilt suitable to offer real-money online gaming,” David Baazov, Chairman and CEO of Amaya, said in a press release. “I want to thank the DGE for their thorough and fair review of our business. We look forward to bringing our popular brands, innovative technology, marketing prowess and world-class security and game integrity to the growing New Jersey online gaming market. We anticipate providing additional details of our launch plans in the near future.” Read More