NEW YORK, March 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Amaya, Inc. ("Amaya" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: AYA). Such investors are advised to contact Robert S. Willoughby at email@example.com or 888-476-6529, ext. 9980.
The investigation concerns whether Amaya and certain of its officers and/or directors have violated Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
On March 23, 2016, Quebec's securities regulator the Autorité des marches financiers ("AMF") announced insider trading charges against Amaya's Chief Executive Officer and founder David Baazov, along with other company insiders. The AMF's charges come two months after Amaya announced a non-binding proposal from Baazov to take the company private.
On this news, Amaya stock has fallen as much as $3.95 per share, or 17.72%, to $10.30 during intraday trading on March 23, 2016.
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Robert S. Willoughby
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