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Ladbrokes agreed the terms of a £2.3 billion all-share merger with Coral in July last year, and shareholders backed the deal in November.

Irish bookmaker Boylesports signalled that it could bid for British betting shops that Ladbrokes and Gala Coral must sell so their proposed £2.3 billi(...)

“It is clear to me that the GalaCoral and Playtech shareholders are the big winners here with Ladbrokes shareholders once again paying the price of management ineptitude,” Dermot Desmond said. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

Dermot Desmond will challenge Ladbrokes’s and Coral’s agreement to pay their partner Playtech €106 million, in a bid to have the pair’s €3.3 billion (...)

The Bwin.party Digital Entertainment online poker app . GVC said on Friday that Bwin.party had accepted its £1.12 billion (€1.5 billion) takeover offer. Photo: Bloomberg

GVC Holdings is to acquire Bwin.party Digital Entertainment for about £1.12 billion pounds (€1.5 billion) in cash and shares, winning a four-month bat(...)

A man watches electronic displays at a Paddy Power bookmakers in London. Paddy Power and Betfair have announced they have agreed the terms of a possible merger. Photograph: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg

Shares in Irish bookmakers Paddy Power surged yesterday following the news it is planning a merger with rival Betfair to create one of the world’s big(...)

Paddy Power chief executive Andy McCue said the group expects full-year reported operating profit to be a mid to high single digit percentage above 2014 and the consensus market forecast

Bookmaker Paddy Power is planning to merge with rival Betfair in a multibillion euro deal to create one of the world’s biggest gambling companies . Th(...)

The Bwin.party Digital Entertainment online poker app on an Apple iPhone. Photo: Bloomberg

Online gambling firm GVC Holdings has made a new offer of about £1 billion (€1.4 billon) for peer Bwin.party Digital Entertainment, which recently acc(...)

888’s announcement could set the stage for a bidding war with rival GVC also submitting a bid for Bwin

British online gaming company 888 Holdings said it had submitted a proposal to buy Bwin. Party Digital Entertainment in cash and shares, as it saw “s(...)

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