Tag Archives: pirc
- PIRC attacks Paddy Power Betfair exit deals anew
May 15, 2017
The past comes knocking at Paddy Power Betfair’s door ahead of the UK-listed bookmaker’s annual meeting on Wednesday. The Sunday Times reported that the PIRC, an influential advisory group, has called on the company shareholders to abstain from voting on the company’s remuneration report, because of “concerns over termination arrangements.”...
- PIRC thumbs down fat paychecks for Paddy Power Betfair Execs
May 13, 2016
A shareholder activist group is now up in arms over the fat paycheck that will be awarded to Paddy Power Chief Executive Andy McCue, The Irish Times reported. “Excessive” was how Pensions & Investment Research Consultants (PIRC) described the expected total €3.7 million 2015 pay that McCue will receive after...
- Betfair hits back at claims it materially misrepresented facts in annual report
September 3, 2014
Exchange betting operator Betfair has hit back at claims that it misled investors over its ‘illegal’ dividends. In announcing its fiscal 2014 results earlier this year, Betfair acknowledged that it had paid out £60m in dividends over the past three years it wasn’t technically empowered to disburse. Betfair admitted it...
Betfair latest to exit Poland
March 28, 2017
Betfair sponsor Juventus; Unibet sponsor Aston Villa
July 5, 2017
Ad watchdog sees red over Paddy Power’s ‘always bet on black’
September 20, 2017