The Global Poker Index recently confirmed that it has successfully completed the acquisition of The Hendon Mob Limited (UK). This acquisition will help to strengthen and expand the operations of The Global Poker Index .
The Hendon Mob Limited is considered by many to be one of the most detailed databases available when it comes to providing information about professional poker players, events, live tournament poker results, venues and festivals that take place around the globe. Currently, The Hendon Mob has information on more than 250,000 players and covers over 70,000 events.
The Hendon Mob also acts as the home to the UK’s largest online poker community.
In a statement, Global Poker Index CEO Alexandre Dreyfus said
We are very excited and extremely proud to count The Hendon Mob as part of the Global Poker Index family. The Hendon Mob poker database is the best in the world, without a doubt. We plan to support and grow this tremendous asset. The Hendon Mob and the Global Poker Index are a natural fit to put together. As a combined company, they truly form an authoritative hub for all poker players, particularly those who compete in live events.
The Hendon Mob has been in operation for over a decade and has invested time and effort to accumulate information that covers just about everything poker related. This source of information has proven to be extremely valuable to the poker community across the globe, making The Hendon Mob a respected and trusted source for poker information. The Hendon Mob has also built successful relationships with more than thousand casinos all over the world and leverages this network to gather results that are accurate and reliable.
Barny Boatman, one of the founders of The Hendon Mob said
With the expertise, resources and commitment of the Global Poker Index, the legacy of The Hendon Mob is safe and its future is secure. We are excited about the upcoming developments from which everyone in poker will benefit, and we will continue to give our enthusiastic support to the Global Poker Index and Hendon Mob project.
The Global Poker Index will take over The Hendon Mob and invest into the website as well as the current operating team. One of the main objectives will be to grow and expand the website by adding more tournaments, events and real time results that will help to capture a much wider audience. The company also has plans to come up with membership options in the near future that will have special benefits for all members.