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Paddy Power Buys FanDuel - Paddy Power Betfair (PPB.I) (PPB.L) 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 May 23.

Two Paddy Power Punters Set to Make €1m on Eurovision 2018 - Paddy Power, Ireland’s largest bookmaker, is preparing to shell out a record €1m to punters if Ireland win the Eurovision on Saturday.

Blame it on the Weather: Bookmaker has Every Excuse in the Book for Bad Returns - Bad weather, a string of Arsenal defeats and cancelled races, you name it, Irish bookmaking behemoth Paddy Power is pointing the figure following a 2% drop in revenue to £408m in the three months to 31 March. 

Former Saga Finance Boss Joins Paddy Power as CFO - It was revealed March 28 that former Saga CFO Jonathan Hill will be joining Paddy Power as its new CFO

Bloodshed Comes to Paddy Power: Man Arrested - Pure evil made its way into one of Paddy Power's bookmaking businesses earlier this year and now someone has been apprehended in the brutual crime


Paddy Power Ad Fail: Scooping Up Poor Africans From Their Huts and...... - Paddy Power is at it again.  The online bookmaker is creating plenty of controversy this week with what some of condemned to be a "racist" advertisement promoting their new faster app.


Obama Assassination Bet In Bad Taste: Odds Still Offered - In 2008, when Barack Obama became the first African American U.S. President ever elected in that nation's history, Paddy Power came under tremendous flack for offering odds on an Obama assassination.

Business/Financial News

How Does a Pay Per Head Work?

A Pay Per Head business is one in which you pay X amount of dollars per customer per week to have another company run nearly every aspect of your bookmaking business.

How Much Profit do Bookies Make?

How Much Profit do Bookies Make?

Bookies are people that accept action on various sports, and most bookies have an average weekly hold percentage of around 5%.

QuadrigaCX Founder Dies With Only Access to Exchange Password: Made Out Will Days Prior

The CEO and founder of Canadian cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX wrote his will just 12 days prior to his death, but he neglected to disclose the crypto exchange password.

6 Fatal Errors That Could Be Costing Online Bookies Serious Profits

6 Fatal Errors That Could Be Costing Online Bookies Serious Profits

Online bookies need to be aware of 6 fetal errors that cause agents to close shop for good. Find out if you’r making these mistakes and if your sportsbook is spilling potential profits everywhere.

Choosing the Best Sports Betting Software Platform

Choosing the Best Sports Betting Software Platform

Recently, the popularity of sports betting in the U.S. and around the world has seen a tremendous boost in popularity. Furthermore, the internet has seen a large increase in new sportsbooks in the past 6 months.