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Peter Jackson, chief executive, Paddy Power Betfair: ‘We’ve got a great team and we will have all those other things in the other states as well.’ Photograph Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

“Our staff really are passionate about what they do,” says Peter Jackson, chief executive of Flutter Entertainment, owner of bookies Paddy Power and B(...)

Emilia Clarke as Daenerys. Photograph: Helen Sloan/HBO

“The single most positive thing to happen to the screen industry in Northern Ireland is Game of Thrones.” That’s the assessment of Richard Williams, (...)

Chief executive Peter Jackson said that it had become important that the group chose a name that was reflective of its stable of brands and not one or two of its businesses. Photograph: PA Wire

Shareholders in Paddy Power Betfair backed the bookmaking group’s plans to change its corporate name to Flutter Entertainment at its annual general me(...)

A coffee  cup appears on Game of Thrones season eight, episode four. Photograph: HBO

Game of Thrones is one of the most expensive and elaborately produced television shows ever. And yet. During Sunday’s episode, a disposable coffee cup(...)

Revenues rose by 17 per cent to  €557 million in the three months to March 31st, 2019. Photograph: PA

Revenues at bookmaker Paddy Power Betfair rose by 17 per cent in the first quarter of its financial year, on the back of “excellent” growth in both Au(...)

Paddy Power Betfair chief executive Peter Jackson earned a basic salary of £710,000  in his first year in charge of the gambling firm.

Paddy Power Betfair chief executive Peter Jackson earned almost €2 million in his first year at the helm of the Irish gambling giant. Mr Jackson succ(...)

Young people standing in the mud and water and talking, during Woodstock in August, 1969. Photograph: John Dominis/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty

Anybody keen on celebrating the 50th anniversary of Woodstock deserves whatever comes their way. Fighting dysentery to the strains of the Paul Butter(...)

David Walsh, founder and chief executive of Netwatch: merged the group he founded with two US businesses and one UK firm.  Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

From significant mergers to multimillion-euro asset sales and important deals, the first three winners of this year’s Irish Times Business Person of t(...)

Paddy Power’s pop-up ‘passport office’ on the day of the Ireland versus England rugby match.

Paddy Power Betfair’s chief executive of a little over a year, Peter Jackson, had hoped the group’s unhappy experience of disappointing earnings, exec(...)

 Paddy Power Betfair wants to expand Betfair into more countries, while in the US Fanduel is changing from a fantasy sports website to actual sports betting.   Photograph: PA Wire

Paddy Power Betfair will ask shareholders in May to change its name to Flutter Entertainment plc to “better reflect” that it now controls multiple bra(...)

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