Tag Archives: ladbrokes coral
- UK bookies behaving badly: Episode #5,812
September 29, 2017
UK bookmakers Ladbrokes are under investigation by the UK gambling regulator after betting shop staff allegedly allowed a gambler to take out payday loans to play fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBT). On Friday, the Guardian reported that the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) was investigating claims by a self-described recovering gambling addict...
- Ladbrokes Coral launches new combined Match & Player Specials football markets
September 13, 2017
Unique and exciting betting markets powered by Digital Sports Tech September 2017 – Digital Sports Tech (DST), the award-winning provider of next generation sports betting solutions, has extended its partnership with Ladbrokes Coral Group by powering the leading sportsbook’s newly-launched combined Match & Player Specials markets. These markets, which were...
- Ladbrokes Coral tops UK betting firms’ freebies to MPs
September 3, 2017
UK gambling firms were among the top providers of free gifts and hospitality to Members of Parliament, with Ladbrokes Coral making more individual donations than any company in any sector. Friday saw the release of declarations in the Register of Members’ Interests, the annual list of freebies that MPs are...
- Ladbrokes Coral: Mayweather victory saved us a “bloody nose”
August 31, 2017
UK-listed gambling operator Ladbrokes Coral credited strong digital growth for overcoming its weak retail operations in the first half of 2017. Thursday saw Lads Coral issue its interim results for the six months ending June 30, which were largely in line with the earnings preview it issued last month. Year-on-year...
- Ladbrokes Coral to voluntarily pay online greyhound racing levy
August 30, 2017
UK-listed gambling operator Ladbrokes Coral has decided to voluntarily pay a levy on its international online betting turnover from UK greyhound racing. UK retail betting operators already return 0.6% of their greyhound racing turnover to the British Greyhound Racing Fund. On Wednesday, Ladbrokes Coral announced its intention to voluntarily pay...
- GVC’s latest bid for Lads Coral fails; PartyPoker exit Australia
August 22, 2017
UK-listed online gambling operator GVC Holdings has once again aborted discussions to acquire UK rival Ladbrokes Coral Group. On Tuesday, UK media reported that GVC had made a new offer to acquire Ladbrokes Coral, the online/retail gambling behemoth created last year via the £2.2b merger of Ladbrokes and Gala Coral...