888’s new networking system could function as blueprint for the first regulated and legal liquidity-sharing network 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 community in the state. The Board heard that the latest system, created by 888 Holdings, would link the online poker sites of multiple gambling enterprises in Nevada, thus increasing player liquidity.
The new network would initially consist of 888’s partner and market leader in Nevada, WSOP.com, and a new Treasure Island online poker room, that is currently searching for regulatory approval prior to introduce, and a 3rd separate 888 poker room. The door would be open for other operators to become listed on as time goes by. The Board said it might make an official decision on the matter this week.
It’s a step that is real for Nevada, that has struggled to achieve the amounts of liquidity and income which had been hoped for prior to legislation. While numbers for the State of Nevada have naturally enjoyed a boost during the World variety of Poker, they’re still lagging well behind nj-new jersey; the NGCB reported a growth in online poker revenue in May over the previous thirty days, to 8.84 % ($862,000), wh […]