Bookmaker Paddy Power has reported a pre-tax profit of €77 million for the first six months of the year, up 22% on the same period of 2012.

Diluted earnings per share were up 13% to 137c.

Revenue was up over 20% in constant currency with growth in every division, especially in the area of online and mobile.

Net revenue there was up over 100% to €104 million.

Meanwhile the company’s Australian operation is performing particularly well, with its operating profits up 25% to €16.5 million.