Paddy Power Betfair PLC (PPB.I)
17 Nov 2017
* Peter Jackson will take up position of CEO on 8 January 2018
LONDON British online gambling company GVC Holdings recently held talks about a takeover of bookmaker Ladbrokes Coral but discussions ended without a deal, two sources familiar with the matter said.
LONDON, Aug 22 British online gambling company GVC Holdings recently held talks about a takeover of bookmaker Ladbrokes Coral but discussions ended without a deal, two sources familiar with the matter said.
* Departing chief says long-term strategic position sound (Adds details, share price, analyst quotes)
DUBLIN, Aug 8 Paddy Power Betfair's new chief executive Peter Jackson will take up the role within the next six to 12 months, the gambling firm's outgoing CEO said on Tuesday.
* H1 online revenue up 10 percent year-on-year, or 15 percent excluding euro 2016, australia up 16 percent
* Full euro strength impact to materialise in Q3 (Adds detail, updates prices at close)
* Paddy Power Betfair slumps after CEO to leave (Updates prices at close)
LONDON, Aug 7 Britain's top share index powered ahead on Monday, helped by gains among commodity-related firms though shares in Paddy Power Betfair slumped after its CEO announced plans to step down.
* Shares fall 8.5 percent (Adds bullets; background on Corcoran)