Paddy Power Betfair PLC (PPB.L)
19 Oct 2018
NEW YORK, Aug 2 Casino operator Boyd Gaming Corp and fantasy sports company FanDuel Group on Thursday said they were joining in a strategic partnership to run online and mobile sports betting operations in the United States.
NEW YORK Fantasy sports provider DraftKings Inc on Wednesday became the first company to roll out mobile sports betting in New Jersey, an important milestone as legal sports wagers slowly spread through the United States.
NEW YORK, Aug 1 Fantasy sports provider DraftKings Inc on Wednesday became the first company to roll out mobile sports betting in New Jersey, an important milestone as legal sports wagers slowly spread through the United States.
LONDON Britain's top share index climbed on Tuesday as encouraging results flowed in from companies including Royal Mail and TalkTalk, though uncertainty over Brexit capped gains.
LONDON, July 17 Britain's top share index inched up on Tuesday as uncertainty over Brexit capped gains from encouraging results flowing in from companies including Royal Mail and TalkTalk.
LONDON British shares bounced back on Thursday, driven by financial and consumer stocks, as investor worries eased and another bid for pay-TV firm Sky boosted its stock.
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The U.S. Supreme court in May paved the way to legalize sports betting by overturning a 1992 federal law that had effectively prohibited sports gambling except in Nevada and, to a limited extent, Delaware, Montana and Oregon.
May 23 The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2000 GMT on Wednesday:
DUBLIN Paddy Power Betfair has agreed to merge its U.S. business with fantasy sports company FanDuel to target the U.S. sports betting market that is set to open up in the coming years, the Irish bookmaker said on Wednesday.