Flutter Entertainment

3rd March 2021

FanDuel hires Ticketmaster COO as first president

Flutter Entertainment’s US arm FanDuel Group has hired Amy Howe, previously global chief operating officer for ticket sales and distribution giant Ticketmaster, to the newly…

2nd March 2021

Transformational 2020 sees Flutter revenue reach £4.40bn

Flutter Entertainment’s revenue more than doubled on a like-for-like basis in 2020, after the operator completed its acquisition of The Stars Group and bought out…

18th February 2021

Against the grain

While there has been widespread evidence of operators and suppliers bringing in digital expertise to complement their land-based know-how, there are few examples of travel…

17th December 2020

KY Supreme Court restores $870m Stars Group judgement

Flutter Entertainment said it was “wholly surprised” by the Kentucky Supreme Court’s decision to reinstate a $870m judgement related to legacy activities of The Stars…

4th December 2020

Flutter details £1.1bn share placing for FanDuel deal

Flutter Entertainment has revealed the details of the cash-generating new share issue launched to raise £1.1bn towards its increased stake in FanDuel. The group that…

3rd December 2020

Flutter ups FanDuel stake to 95% in $4.18bn deal

Paddy Power Betfair and Pokerstars owner Flutter Entertainment has conditionally agreed to purchase a further 37.2% stake in US betting and daily fantasy sports brand…

16th October 2020

FanDuel signs multi-year NBA agreement with Turner Sports

Daily fantasy and sportsbook operator, FanDuel, has entered into a multi-year partnership with Turner Sports, designating the operator as the exclusive sportsbook partner for National…

15th October 2020

FanDuel appoints Butterfass as new product chief

Daily fantasy and sports betting operator, FanDuel, announced that Sarah Butterfass will join its executive team as chief product officer, reporting into FanDuel Group chief…

29th September 2020

SG agrees Flutter extension ahead of FanDuel migration

Scientific Games has extended its contract with Flutter Entertainment as the Paddy Power and PokerStars operator prepares to migrate FanDuel’s sportsbook to its partner’s OpenSports…

16th September 2020

Philadelphia Eagles sign Fox Bet sponsorship deal

The NFL’s Philadelphia Eagles have signed a new multi-year partnership with Flutter brand Fox Bet, who will launch a new studio at the team’s home…

11th March 2020

FanDuel confirms Michigan launch with MotorCity

FanDuel will open a sportsbook at Detroit’s MotorCity casino tomorrow (March 12), after the venue was approved to offer wagering earlier this week.  The two-storey…

16th December 2019

FanDuel lands sportsbook deal with Cordish Companies

Flutter Entertainment-owned FanDuel Group has announced details a new strategic partnership to deliver both its fantasy and sports betting operations to Cordish Companies locations throughout…

7th November 2019

FanDuel and Sportsbet drive Flutter Q3 revenue growth

Flutter Entertainment saw revenues increase 10% to £533m ($685.7m) for the third quarter of 2019, as FanDuel and Sportsbet’s successes in the US and Australia…

23rd October 2019

New Jersey iGaming Dashboard – October 2019

September was a stellar month for New Jersey’s regulated igaming and sports betting markets, with new revenue records set for both verticals. iGaming Business and…