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Ireland – Paddy Power creates VAR TV show

Bookmaker Paddy Power has created a new sitcom to be broadcasted on terrestrial TV and streaming services starting today. The VAR Room is a four-part series takes a tongue-in-cheek look at what ‘really’ happens behind the scenes at Stockley Park – the home of VAR in England. The series features guest appearances from former Premier League referee,…

Ireland – Flutter confirms move to ban gambling transactions with credit cards in Ireland

Flutter Entertainment has announced the introduction of a range of proactive measures to its operations in Ireland to update its safer gambling policies and to mitigate the potential for harm. The measures include the commitment of one per cent of Net Gaming Revenue to support the research, education and treatment of problem gambling, the banning…

UK – Relax Gaming launches with Paddy Power and Betfair

Relax Gaming, the igaming aggregator and supplier of unique content, has integrated with Paddy Power and Betfair in a deal that significantly enhances the supplier’s UK presence. As part of the agreement, a wide range of content from Relax’s third-party studios has gone live with the two operators, both leading brands under Flutter Entertainment Group,…

UK – Senet Group publishes five point pledge from British betting companies

The Senet Group, has pulled together ten of the biggest betting groups in the UK, including Bet365, William Hill and Ladbrokes owner GVC, to sign up to ‘the most comprehensive set of measures to support the UK Gambling Commission’s national strategy to reduce gambling harms.’ The ten companies have drawn up a five point pledge,…

UK – Evolution to provide entire live portfolio to Paddy Power and Betfair

Evolution Gaming has signed ‘a major Live Casino deal’ with Flutter Entertainment brands Paddy Power and Betfair. Flutter Entertainment is a global sports betting, gaming and entertainment provider, with a strong product and brand portfolio serving millions of customers worldwide. The agreement will see the group’s Paddy Power and Betfair brands offer Evolution’s entire Live…

UK – Independent committee to deploy funding for safer gambling initiatives

Five of Britain’s leading betting and gaming companies – bet365, Flutter Entertainment (owner of Paddy Power and Betfair), GVC (owner of Ladbrokes Coral), Sky Betting and Gaming, and William Hill – have asked Lord Chadlington, a vocal campaigner on safer gambling, to chair an independent committee that will recommend how best to administer funds committed…

UK – UK sports betting giants increase responsible gambling pledge

The big five in UK sports betting, namely Bet365, Paddy Power-owner Flutter, Ladbrokes-owner GVC, Sky Betting and Gaming and William Hill, have agreed to increase the amount the pledge to fund research and treatment into responsible gambling. The companies – Bet365, Paddy Power-owner Flutter, Ladbrokes-owner GVC, Sky Betting and Gaming and William Hill – have…

US – PASPA repeal sees FanDuel’s revenues up 18 per cent

Paddy Power Betfair plc, parent company of FanDuel Group, has reported strong revenue growth for the Daily Fantasy Sport outfit in 2018 up 18 per cent compared to 2017 with results in 2019 accelerating even further. The Supreme Court’s decision to repeal PASPA in May 2018 is transforming the sector and created a significant long-term…

UK – Paddy Power player scoops £4.3m jackpot from Mars Attacks!

A lucky Paddy Power customer has four million reasons to celebrate after winning the Jackpot King prize while playing Blueprint Gaming’s branded slots game Mars Attacks!. Sean Doyle, a 33-year-old chef from Northern Ireland, pocketed £4.3m on the popular slot inspired by the 1996 classic sci-fi film on the 13th February. The game is part…