Nevada Approves 888 Online Poker Pool-Sharing System

Nevada Approves 888 Online Poker Pool-Sharing System

888’s new networking system could function as blueprint for the very first regulated and legal liquidity-sharing system in America for on-line poker players. (Image: proactiveinvestors.co.uk)

The prospect of interstate online poker player pool-sharing within the United States has moved one action closer, after the news that the Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB) has, on major, approved a multi-operator player-sharing system in the state. The Board heard that the new system, created by 888 Holdings, would link the web poker sites of numerous casinos in Nevada, thus increasing player liquidity.

The new network would initially include 888’s partner and market frontrunner in Nevada, WSOP.com, and a new Treasure Island internet poker room, which is currently looking for regulatory approval prior to introduce, and a third separate 888 poker room. The door would be open for other operators to join in the foreseeable future. The Board said it could make a decision that is official the matter this week.

It’s a step that is real for Nevada, which includes struggled to attain the amounts of liquidity and revenue which had been hoped for previous to regulation. While numbers for the State of Nevada have naturally enjoyed a lift during the World Series of Poker, they’re still lagging well behind New Jersey; the NGCB reported a growth in online poker revenue in May over the previous month, to 8.84 per cent ($862,000), while New J Continuar leyendo «Nevada Approves 888 Online Poker Pool-Sharing System»