Tag Archives: Quicktender
- QuickTender ‘in transit’ funds located; Feds used LinkedIn to snare poker players
July 29, 2011
While payment processor QuickTender/UseMyWallet has begun refunding players’ funds that were caught in limbo following the Blue Monday indictments, only those funds that had been declared ‘cleared’ were making their way back to players’ bank accounts. The other funds, which QuickTender defined as having been seized ‘in transit,’ were thought...
- QuickTender begins payouts; Phil Gordon dropped from Full Tilt RICO lawsuit
July 22, 2011
PlusEVPoker.com’s Aaron Wilt is reporting that “numerous” clients of QuickTender/UseMyWallet have finally begun receiving funds that were frozen when the two payment processors abruptly shut down on May 25 following the Blue Monday indictments. On June 23, QuickTender sent clients an email instructing them to make withdrawal requests between July...
- Ray Bitar rumored out at FTP; QuickTender update customers on refund plans
July 6, 2011
✖ Sources from “across the pond” have told WickedChopsPoker.com that Full Tilt Poker CEO Ray Bitar has been given the boot. While the executive’s ouster is as yet unconfirmed, sources at FTP claimed they’ve heard nary a word from Bitar since Sunday (although, as WCP itself admits, this is hardly...
- APCW Perspectives Weekly
June 20, 2011
In this episode of Perspectives Weekly, J. Todd discusses the unpleasant situation unfolding around operator QuickTender. QuickTender has had their funds seized by US authorities, their website shutdown, and now affiliates, players and webmasters and everyone else has been left with their empty palms in the air. To add insult...
- BetED, QuickTender shut down following Blue Monday indictments
May 26, 2011
✖ Covers.com has released “an official message … regarding betED” via FreedomAtStake’s Blog that confirmed the sportsbook has “closed and will not be reopening” after being named in the Blue Monday indictments. Worse, “all of the player funds have been seized … there is no money left. The American government...
- More payment processor troubles as UseMyWallet, Quicktender targeted
May 19, 2011
✖ We got a kick out of PokerScout’s not-so-news that US players were still being allowed to play real-money games on Absolute Poker and Ultimate Bet, despite their geo-blocking claims to the contrary (see pop-up screenshots). Given that such activities are explicitly prohibited under the deal AP/UB signed with the...
UIGEA, 6 Years Later
October 15, 2012