M/15/033 – Paddy Power / Mulholland Bookmakers

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition of six licensed betting offices from Reva Racing Limited trading as Mulholland Bookmakers by Paddy Power Bookmakers has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Wednesday July 8, 2015 Thursday, August 6, 2015
Parties Involved Business activities
Paddy Power Bookmakers

Paddy Power is an international multichannel betting and gaming group that offers sports betting, casino games, poker and bingo to consumers in regulated jurisdictions through mobile and desktop, as well as operating 580 licensed betting offices (“LBOs”) and telephone betting "dial-a-bet" in the UK and lreland.

Reva Racing Limited trading as Mulholland Bookmakers

The target consists of six Mulholland LBOs located in Co. Galway: 34 Newcastle Road; Main Street, Oranmore; 7 Plunket Avenue, Mervue; Cois Chlair, Claregalway; 162 College Road; and 35/37 Dominick Street.

Economic sector Media merger
Bookmaking No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Barry O'Donnell

Tel: 01 4703696 barryodonnell@ccpc.ie

Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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