Cains acts for Amaya Gaming Group Inc.

Cains has acted as Isle of Man legal advisers to Amaya Gaming Group Inc. in relation to its recently announced agreement to acquire Rational Group, owner of Pokerstars and Full Tilt Poker, for US$4.9 billion. The transaction will result in Amaya becoming the world’s largest publicly-traded online gaming company. The Cains legal team has been led by Richard Vanderplank and Tristan Head, with the fiduciary services team being led by Oliver Webster and Derek Myers.

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