Tag Archives: Amaya Gaming
- Dubai investor accuses ex-Amaya CEO David Baazov of fraud
September 22, 2017
Former Amaya Gaming CEO David Baazov is being sued by a Dubai investor who claims Baazov fraudulently used the investor's name to build support for an Amaya takeover bid. On Friday, La Presse reported that KBC Aldini Capital president Kalani Lal had filed a lawsuit in Dubai in January accusing...
- Securities watchdog says ex-Amaya CEO David Baazov was beard for brother’s shares
September 21, 2017
Former Amaya Gaming CEO David Baazov was a beard for his brother’s shareholdings in the online gambling company, according to Quebec’s securities watchdog. Baazov’s criminal trial on insider trading charges isn’t scheduled to begin until November, but Quebec securities regulator Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) says it has obtained evidence...
- Hao Tang buys Amaya two months too early
August 1, 2017
Come September/October, Amaya should be a good buy again. The stock languished after former CEO David Baazov’s failed attempt to take it private, but has recovered since March as Hong Kong investor Hao Tang has stepped in the breach and picked up even more shares than Baazov liquidated at the...
- Tang Hao’s group acquires over 4M new shares of Amaya Gaming
July 28, 2017
The shopping spree is not yet over for Amaya Gaming's little-known Asian investor. For the month of July, Hong Kong-based investor Tang Hao picked up an additional 4.2 million shares of Pokerstar's parent company, Amaya Gaming. Last Tuesday, the investor bought 279,200 shares at an average cost of C$22.36 per...
- PokerStars to make 60,000 PKR players whole in deal with administrators
July 6, 2017
PokerStars has brokered a deal with the administration team handling the PKR liquidation case that will see the online poker room make all 60,000 former PKR players whole. PKR died on May 5, when the people behind the wheel filed for administration. RIP PKR. It was a strange funeral. Over...
- Amaya shareholders approve rebrand, shifting HQ to Toronto
June 21, 2017
Canadian online gambling operator Amaya Gaming has won approval for its corporate rebrand as The Stars Group Inc. Amaya held its last annual general meeting in Montreal on Wednesday, at which shareholders approved the company’s plan to rebrand its operations to better reflect the dominance of its flagship PokerStars brand....
Dubai investor accuses ex-Amaya CEO David Baazov of fraud
September 22, 2017