TORONTO, April 27 /PRNewswire/ - In agreement with the U.S. Department of Justice, PokerStars has made arrangements with a US bank and today began the process of returning player funds to former customers in the US.
The funds to cover these withdrawal requests are readily available.
All player deposits for players outside the U.S. are also completely safe and secure. PokerStars has always held all such funds in accounts that are segregated from company assets, in compliance with the strict licensing laws of the Isle of Man.
The company continues to operate outside the U.S. under the www.pokerstars.com domain name and retains its position as the world's number one poker site.
pokerstars.com is the world's largest poker site, with more daily tournaments and cash games than anywhere else, and with the best security online.
PokerStars operates worldwide under license from the Isle of Man Government. The PokerStars family includes pokerstars.fr which operates in France under French government license, as well as pokerstars.it which operates in Italy under the Italian government license, and pokerstars.ee which operates under the Estonian government license.