Tag Archives: jeffrey haas
- DraftKings buys TransferKings to support UK expansion
June 23, 2016
US-based daily fantasy sports (DFS) operator DraftKings is beginning to flex its muscles in the British gaming market with the acquisition of the full player database of free-to-play DFS platform TransferKings. Draftkings describes the acquisition of TransferKings as a strategic move to accelerate its expansion and cement its footprint on...
- Draftkings Expands Payment Options In The UK
May 11, 2016
LONDON, 11 May 2016 – DraftKings, the world’s leading Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) platform, is expanding its payment options in the United Kingdom through a partnership with Paysafe, a leading global payment provider. DraftKings’ UK customers can now fund their accounts with debit and credit cards. Through this agreement, Paysafe, a FTSE 250...
- DraftKings get UK license, hire Jeffrey Haas to manage international expansion
August 17, 2015
Daily fantasy sports operator DraftKings has received a UK gambling license while naming former PartyPoker boss Jeffrey Haas to head its new UK operations. In June, DraftKings confirmed that it had applied for a UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) license as part of its international expansion efforts. On Monday, DraftKings announced...
- Partypoker Guarantee Over $2m During the Pokerfest Championships
October 17, 2014
Bwin.party Digital Entertainment’s online poker arm, partypoker, is set to launch its Pokerfest Championships, with over $2m in guarantees spread over a 76 tournament series, almost doubling the guarantees of the previous series. You have to give it to partypoker. They have balls. Despite their Q3 poker vertical falling by...
- Partypoker’s Garden State Super Series Main Event Interrupted by Server Failure
September 17, 2014
Partypoker’s New Jersey servers freeze during the Garden State Super Series online poker tournament, sending over 700 players into a fury as the tournament series comes to a premature end. What’s your worse fear? I’m talking about the one that makes you shudder? If you are Jeffrey Haas, partypoker’s Group...
- PartyPoker’s Jeffrey Haas Admits “We Almost Committed Genericide”
August 7, 2014
PartyPoker’s Director of Poker, Jeffrey Haas, has spat out a series of honest answers to some juicy questions raised by the team at eGaming Review, in particular, relating to the software revamp that took place almost a year ago. “I think we almost committed genericide with the new branding which...
European Poker Tour London Day 3: Martin Kozlov Leads The Final 45
October 10, 2013
Fedor Holz On Why His Future Will be Away From Poker
July 18, 2016