Amaya Inc. Amaya is the owner of Rational Group, which owns gaming and related consumer businesses and brands including PokerStars, Full Tilt, the European Poker Tour, PokerStars Caribbean Adventure, Latin American Poker Tour and the Asia Pacific Poker Tour. These brands collectively form the largest poker business in the world, comprising online poker games and tournaments, live poker competitions, branded poker rooms in major global casinos, and poker programming created for television and online audiences. PokerStars is the world's most popular and successful online poker brand. Amaya also provides B2B interactive and physical gaming solutions to the regulated gaming industry.

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Aug 01, 2017, 06:00 ET Amaya Becomes The Stars Group and Completes Toronto Move; Announces Second Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call and Webcast Details

TORONTO, Aug. 1, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) today announced that it has completed the previously announced change of its corporate name to The Stars Group Inc., continuance under ...


Jun 21, 2017, 13:30 ET Amaya Shareholders Approve Resolutions at Shareholder Meeting

MONTREAL, June 21, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (NASDAQ: AYA; TSX: AYA) is pleased to announce that all resolutions considered at today's 2017 annual and special meeting of shareholders were approved by...


Jun 14, 2017, 09:43 ET Amaya Appoints Jerry Bowskill as Chief Technology Officer

MONTREAL, June 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) today announced the appointment of Jerry Bowskill as Chief Technology Officer of Amaya, effective immediately. Dr. Bowskill joins...


May 31, 2017, 07:30 ET Amaya Makes Final Payment on Rational Group Deferred Purchase Price

MONTREAL, May 31, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) today announced that it has made its final payment on the deferred purchase price obligation for its acquisition of the Rational...


May 23, 2017, 07:30 ET Amaya Announces Nomination of Two New Directors

MONTREAL, May 23, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) today announced that its Board of Directors has nominated two new directors, Mr. Peter Murphy and Ms. Mary Turner, who will stand for ...


May 16, 2017, 07:00 ET Amaya Appoints Brian Kyle as Chief Financial Officer

MONTREAL, May 16, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) today announced the appointment of Brian Kyle as Chief Financial Officer of Amaya, effective June 19, 2017. Mr. Kyle joins Amaya from ...


May 12, 2017, 06:30 ET Amaya Reports First Quarter 2017 Results; Announces Proposed Corporate Name Change

MONTREAL, May 12, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (NASDAQ: AYA; TSX: AYA) today reported its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017, announced that it will ask shareholders to approve,...


May 11, 2017, 09:20 ET Amaya Appoints Robin Chhabra as Chief Corporate Development Officer

MONTREAL, May 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) today announced the appointment of Robin Chhabra to the newly created position of Chief Corporate Development Officer of Amaya. Mr....


May 03, 2017, 07:30 ET Amaya Announces First Quarter 2017 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call and Webcast Details

MONTREAL, May 3, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) today announced that it will release its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017 prior to the start of trading on ...


Apr 27, 2017, 09:15 ET Amaya Pays Additional $75 Million on Rational Group Deferred Purchase Price

MONTREAL, April 27, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) today announced that it has paid an additional $75 million on its outstanding deferred purchase price obligation for its...


Mar 22, 2017, 06:30 ET Amaya Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Results; Provides 2017 Update and Full Year Guidance

MONTREAL, March 22, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (NASDAQ: AYA; TSX: AYA) today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2016 and provided a 2017 update and full...


Mar 10, 2017, 08:01 ET Amaya Announces Entering Into Support Agreement

MONTREAL, March 10, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) ( "Amaya") today announced that, on March 9, 2017, it entered into a support agreement (the "Support Agreement") with Pollard...


Mar 09, 2017, 07:30 ET Amaya Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call and Webcast Details

MONTREAL, March 9, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) today announced that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2016 prior to the ...


Mar 03, 2017, 11:10 ET Amaya Announces Successful Completion of Repricing and Amendment to its First Lien Term Loans

MONTREAL, March 3, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (NASDAQ: AYA; TSX: AYA) today announced that it successfully repriced and retranched its U.S. dollar and Euro denominated first lien term loans and amended...


Feb 01, 2017, 10:12 ET Amaya Makes Additional Payment on Deferred Purchase Price

MONTREAL, Feb. 1, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) today announced that it has made an additional payment of $75 million on its outstanding deferred purchase price obligation for its...


Jan 20, 2017, 07:30 ET Amaya Provides Updated Full Year 2016 Guidance and Related Highlights; Announces Retirement of Chief Financial Officer

MONTREAL, Jan. 20, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) today updated its previously announced guidance ranges for the full year 2016, provided related performance and operational...


Jan 09, 2017, 07:55 ET Amaya Provides Update on Rational Group Deferred Payment

MONTREAL, Jan. 9, 2017 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) today announced its financing plan for the approximately $197.7 million balance of the deferred purchase price for its acquisition of ...


Dec 21, 2016, 09:24 ET Guy Templer appointed Chief Operating Officer of Rational Group

Templer to take operational reins of world's largest online poker business as it expands in Casino and Sportsbook ONCHAN, Isle of Man, Dec. 21, 2016 /CNW/ - Guy Templer has been appointed Chief...


Dec 20, 2016, 07:13 ET Amaya Confirms Termination of Discussions with Former CEO to Acquire Company

MONTREAL, Dec. 20, 2016 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (NASDAQ: AYA; TSX: AYA) confirmed today that discussions with its former Chief Executive Officer, David Baazov, regarding the offer to acquire Amaya by an...


Nov 24, 2016, 19:20 ET Amaya reports updated holdings of NYX Gaming Group securities

MONTREAL, Nov. 24, 2016 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. ("Amaya") today filed an updated early warning report related to its direct and indirect holdings in NYX Gaming Group Limited ("NYX"), as required by...


Nov 22, 2016, 20:12 ET Response to Media Report

MONTREAL, Nov. 22, 2016 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (NASDAQ: AYA; TSX: AYA) confirms that it is aware of today's media report regarding David Baazov's proposal that he publicly reported on November 14, 2016....


Nov 14, 2016, 08:57 ET Amaya Confirms Non-Binding All Cash Offer from Former CEO to Acquire Company

MONTREAL, Nov. 14, 2016 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (NASDAQ: AYA; TSX: AYA) confirmed today that it has received a non-binding all cash offer from its former Chief Executive Officer, David Baazov, on behalf...


Nov 14, 2016, 06:30 ET Amaya Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results; Updates Full Year 2016 Guidance

MONTREAL, Nov. 14, 2016 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (NASDAQ: AYA; TSX: AYA) today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2016, updated its previously announced guidance ranges...


Nov 07, 2016, 07:00 ET Amaya announces third quarter 2016 earnings release date and conference call and webcast details

MONTREAL, Nov. 7, 2016 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (Nasdaq: AYA; TSX: AYA) today announced that it will release its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2016 prior to the start of...


Oct 18, 2016, 08:12 ET Amaya Provides Preliminary Third Quarter Results and Full Year 2016 Guidance

MONTREAL, Oct. 18, 2016 /CNW/ - Amaya Inc. (NASDAQ: AYA; TSX: AYA) today announced certain preliminary results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2016 and provided full year financial guidance ...