Friday, February 23, 2024

Tag: Rafi Ashkenazi

Fox Bet sends Stars’ stock soaring

Fox Bet
Emulating the acquisitive power of PokerStars, TSG’s new JV with Fox will see the launch of one free-to-play betting app “to build a network” across every

Amaya hikes yearly earnings forecast after strong Q4

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Following a difficult and often controversial year for the company, Amaya has come back fighting with a strong fourth quarter and a six-percent hike in its year-long adjusted earnings forecast.   The Canada-based firm, which owns and runs PokerStars, the world’s largest online poker brand, had been mired in discussions with ex-CEO and co-founder David Baazov over a potential takeover for...

David Baazov officially resigns as CEO of Pokestars’ owner Amaya

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Owner of Pokestars and Full Tilt Amaya has confirmed the resignation of David Baazov from the official positions of CEO and Chairman of Amaya, with Rafi Ashkenazi being appointed as the new CEO on a permanent basis.   The firm stated: “Amaya thanks Mr. Baazov for his contributions to Amaya since its inception and through its rapid growth, and looks forward...