Tag Archives: Conleth Byrne

CEO’s to exchange ‘controversial’ World Cup views at Betting on Football

CEO panel - Copyright: donfiore / 123RF Stock Photo

Gambling bosses preparing to appear at next week’s Betting on Football show have promised ‘controversy’ when they take to the stage for the headline CEO panel.   Taking place at 4pm on Thursday 22 March, Mr Green CEO Jesper Kärrbrink, mybet CEO Markus Peuler, BetBright CEO Marcus Brennan and The Football Pools managing director Conleth Byrne, will discuss the topic …

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Sportech agrees to sell Football Pools for ‘£83 million cash’ to OpCapita PE

Updating the market, Sportech Plc has confirmed that it has entered a ‘conditional agreement’ to sell its Football Pools division for £83 million to ‘FP Acquisitions Limited’ a newly created company controlled by the funds of London private equity firm OpCapita. Seeking deal clearance, Sportech governance will now present the cash offer to its investors for approval. The Sportech board …

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The Football Pools goes live with Colossus Bets’ Cash Out Pools

Colossus Bets has announced that its pools products, branded as ‘Cash Out Pools’, have gone live on both web and mobile with The Football Pools. Bernard Marantelli, Founder and CEO of Colossus Bets, said: “The Football Pools is an iconic brand with a long pedigree in offering life-changing jackpot prizes on football. It’s a significant milestone for us that they …

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Football Pools refreshes brand & image with Someone London

Sportech’s Football Pools has turned to creative marketing and branding specialists Someone London to help refresh its image and attract a new audience to its football pools product. In its last financial statement, Sportech revealed that although the Football Pools had maintained revenues and product margins, it had seen a decline in its number of active customers. Sportech management have …

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The Football Pools moves platform to NYX OPS

  NYX Gaming Group announces the launch of online gaming site FootballPools.com on its Open Platform System, NYX OPS.Bringing together Classic Pools, Premier 10 and MatchXtra, plus the latest in Instant win slots and table games from NYX OGS, The Football Pools has totally revamped its online offering as part of its business modernization plan. David Flynn, EVP Business Development …

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