Broadcaster Gabby Logan: Perform board membership. Photograph: Tim Whitby/Getty Images

Online sportscaster Perform yesterday told shareholders to reject an €875 million offer by Len Blavatnik’s Access Group – owner of Warner Music – to t(...)

Douglas shopping centre in Cork: in receivership since July 2012

Six more Irish shopping centres are to be offered for sale in a single lot by Lloyds Banking in a further move to recover some of the development loa(...)

It’s less than a month to go to the announcement of this year’s Mercury Music Prize shortlist, and Ladbrokes are first out of the traps with odds as t(...)

Ladbrokes’s Irish business was impacted by unfavourable football results in the first half of the year, and this was compounded by a high percentage of winning favourites at major racing festivals.

Despite a boost from the World Cup, net revenues fell by 10.6 per cent to £37 million (€46.4m) at Ladbrokes’s Irish operations in the first six months(...)

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TODAY Results: Acer; American Apparel; Nuance Communications. Indicators: Japanese consumer confidence index (July). Other: Bank of Ja(...)

A section of the crowd at Ballybrit Galway races. Numbers at the annual event were up by 13 per cent on 2013, but while gamblers may be back sipping champagne, they’re still betting cautiously. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

Celebrating his long-shot victory at Galway Races, local lawyer Joseph O’Hara headed to the champagne tent to spend some of his €1,000 winnings.During(...)

Gerry McIlroy’s successful  lucrative bet on his son’s British Open success inspired Vinny Fitzpatrick to wager on his son’s future sporting successes. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/RPA

Watching the Tour de France survivors snake their way through the Pyrenees, it struck Vinny Fitzpatrick he would get juicy odds on Oisín, his brawny b(...)

The company, which operates 20 stores in the Republic, said it recorded a positive performance in Ireland from the Cheltenham Festival

Bookmaker Ladbrokes recorded net revenues for its Irish operations which were down 12.8 per cent in the first quarter of 2014 The company attributed t(...)

More than 100,000 people  are expected to attend the Punchestown national hunt racing festival this week. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Over 700 Irish and overseas businesses will be entertaining at the Punchestown national hunt racing festival this week, which is expected to contri(...)

Hornby paid £600,000 to end agreement with Chinese supplier

Hornby, the maker of model trains, Corgi toys and Scalextric sets, has issued its third profit warning in less than two years after being hit b(...)