Paddy Power Betfair CEO Company Has Head Start On US Sports Betting Market

Last Updated : Wednesday, Jan 16, 2019

The new CEO of Paddy Power Betfair indicated that he believes his company is well-positioned for a launch of US sports betting in an earnings call reviewing 2017 performance.The comments from CEO Peter Jackson, who took over the role in January, come ahead of a US Supreme Court decision expected this spring about the federal sports betting ban outside of Nevada. Jackson touched on the topic of the prospective US market several times during Wednesday’s call, including this bit.

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