Early Equity plc hold 5% of the issued share capital of Devilfish. Devilfish Poker Limited (“Devilfish“), an online gaming platform which is re-launching following completion of a crowdfunding. Early Equity PLC work with Devilfish as a strategic partner as Devilfish prepares to expand into international markets, particularly in the Asia Pacific Region. As a result of the investment and the terms of the strategic partnership agreement, the Company holds 277,776 ordinary shares in Devilfish.
Devilfish Limited was founded in 2005 and it is a niche brand in the world of online poker. Devilfish facilitates peer to peer poker play through its own online poker room and generates revenue by charging a small commission on every hand played, as well as entry fees into specific poker tournaments.
The name Devilfish comes from the late professional poker player Dave ‘Devilfish‘ Ulliott. Dave won a World Series Of Poker bracelet (the poker version of an Olympic gold medal) in 1997 and was runner up in World Series Of Poker tournaments in 1998, 2000 and 2001; he also won several European titles and was one of the most successful British tournament poker players of all time.