Honeysuckle was victorious  on her seasonal bow at Fairyhouse under jockey Rachael Blackmore. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Honeysuckle maintained her unbeaten record as she came home a comfortable winner on her seasonal bow at Fairyhouse. Henry de Bromhead’s mare won each(...)

Shares in Ladbrokes parent GVC slumped after chief executive Kenny Alexander and chairman Lee Feldman sold shares in the company.

Ladbrokes’ owner GVC shed nearly a fifth of its value on London’s stock exchange after its two top executives sold about £20 million worth of their sh(...)

Paddy Power’s advertisements are some of the most controversial in the gambling industry. Photo: Matthew Lloyd/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Sports gambling is becoming increasingly ingrained in social culture in Ireland with technology the driving force behind it, but the issue on the othe(...)

Photograph:  Ladbrokes/PA Wire

The UK betting group GVC has struck a breakthrough deal with casino group MGM Resorts International to expand in the US in a bid to take advantage of (...)

PIRC says share options of £44.9m  given to Mr Alexander and £22.5m  for GVC chairman, Lee Feldman,  excessive.

Shareholders in Ladbrokes Coral parent GVC should oppose a £45 million (€51.6 million) award to chief executive, Kenny Alexander, advisers say. Ladbr(...)

The tie-up comes against a backdrop of tightening regulation in the British gambling industry which has grown to a multi-billion pounds sector over the last decade. Photograph: Toby Melville/Reuters

Online gambling group GVC has agreed to buy bookmaker Ladbrokes Coral for up to £4 billion (€4.51 billion) to create a company that would rank among B(...)

Online gambling group GVC approached Ladbrokes Coral, the UK bookmaker, in recent weeks with a takeover offer worth as much as £3.6bn to create one of the world’s largest betting companies

Online gambling group GVC approached Ladbrokes Coral, the UK bookmaker, in recent weeks with a takeover offer worth as much as £3.6 billion (€3.92 bil(...)