Ladbrokes Coral Group is one of the leading European and international betting and gaming groups, providing its customers with a choice of products across many channels. It has over 3500 shops across England, Wales and Scotland under the Ladbrokes and Coral brands.Internationally the group has strong retail and online operations in Italy, where it is the second biggest online operator. It is the number one in retail in Ireland, Spain and Belgium, and has a strong online operation in Australia, where it is the third most recognizable corporate bookmaking brand. Ladbrokes Coral formed in a merger between Ladbrokes and Gala Coral Group, the deal finalized in November 2016.
GVC is in detailed talks for a GBP3.9 billion ($5.23 billion) acquisition of Ladbrokes Coral, the two companies said in an announcement to the London Stock Exchange. The deal would be structured as a scheme of arrangement under which GVC would buy all of the outstanding shares of Ladbrokes. Shareholders would receive 32.7 pence in […]
More than 120 operators, 75 top level affiliates and 80 suppliers will be joined by some of the biggest sports organizations in Europe at this year’s Betting on Sports conference, held from September 12-15. Among the 120 operators at #boscon2017 will be the recently merged Paddy Power Betfair, a premium sponsor of the event, and […]
Ladbrokes Coral Plc has announced the appointment of Jason Scott as the interim chief executive of its Australian division. “Jason Scott has been an integral part of the Australian management team having helped establish the business as Bookmaker.com.au and when it was purchased by Ladbrokes in 2013. He has been trading director all that time […]
The acquisition of Tabcorp Holdings Ltd will be a “relatively difficult bite” for Ladbrokes Coral Group Plc, said analysts from Citigroup Inc. quoted by Bloomberg. Earlier this week, it was reported that Ladbrokes Coral was interested in acquiring Tabcorp in a multi-billion dollar deal. The deal would create one of the world’s biggest gambling groups, […]
Ladbrokes Coral is reportedly interested in acquiring Australia’s largest betting company, Tabcorp in a multi-billion dollar deal. According to local media, Ladbrokes Coral has hired advisers within the last few weeks to work on the proposal. The deal would create one of the world’s biggest gambling groups, worth close to GBP5 billion (US$6.2 billion). It […]