Amaya Inc. operates gaming and related businesses and brands including PokerStars, Full Tilt Poker, 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 and poker programming created for television and online audiences. In addition to operating the two largest online poker sites, Amaya is the largest producer of live poker events around the world with more than 800 live tournaments held annually awarding more than $215 million in prize money. More than 50,000 players compete in flagship Main Event tournaments every year, representing over 100 different countries.
Amaya’s businesses are among the most respected in the industry for delivering high-quality player experiences, unrivalled customer service, and innovative software. Amaya employs industry-leading practices in payment security, game integrity, player fund protection and holds more online poker licenses than any other e-gaming company, Amaya works closely with regulators around the world to help establish sensible global regulation and has a truly international presence with more than 1,500 employees around the world. PokerStars and Full Tilt are headquartered in the Isle of Man and run service offices in the UK, Ireland, Costa Rica, Australia, France and Malta, offering customer support in 26 languages.
Amaya Inc. prefers operating in a regulated environment and strongly supports the adoption of regulatory regimes in countries in which online poker is unregulated at present. Where a regulatory model exists or has been created within a jurisdiction, Amaya uniformly seeks to comply with it.