Friday March 20, 2015
Ladbrokes promoted the head of its digital business Jim Mullen to the chief executive's job today, reflecting the need to compete harder in the growing online market.
Thursday March 05, 2015
Online gambling company Betfair today hiked its full-year profit forecast range after it said trading had remained strong following a better than expected third quarter performance.
Wednesday March 04, 2015
Prisoner Derek Brockwell has been discharged from hospital in Northern Ireland and transferred to a prison in England.
Tuesday March 03, 2015
Paddy Power has reported a record annual pre-tax profit for 2014 of €167m, up 21% on the previous year's figure.
Friday February 27, 2015
Permanent TSB is considering raising about €500 million from external investors with a view to then repaying the State's €400 million in convertible contingent capital notes.
Monday February 16, 2015
Online gambling company 888 Holdings said discussions concerning a takeover by Britain's biggest bookmaker William Hill had ended after talks broke down over price with a key stakeholder.
Tuesday February 10, 2015
Shares in 888 Holdings have jumped more than 20% after The Times reported that William Hill had held advanced talks over a £750m takeover of the online gambling company.
Friday February 06, 2015
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has said he will fight a challenge to his leadership at a party-room meeting next week after disgruntled government politicians sought to oust him this morning following weeks of divisive speculation.
Tuesday January 20, 2015
Bookmaker William Hill said its full 2014 operating profit rose 11% to £371m despite its fourth quarter revenues suffering due to unfavourable football and horse racing results.
Wednesday December 03, 2014
British bookmaker Ladbrokes said it would begin a search to replace current chief executive Richard Glynn after his five-year stint at the helm.