Fintan Drury: Larry Fink has opened the corporate morality drawer but he can’t shut it without looking at all the dirty laundry
Larry Fink's north star of sustainability can't be limited to the climate crisis, no matter how critical that is. Investors need to be conscious of social harm in other sectors, the betting industry among them.
“Paddy Power ended up paying back a semi-state for money that was stolen by an addict who ended up doing jail time. You’d wonder why they did that?”
Aaron Rogan's book on Paddy Power details the rise of the company and why their expansion is just beginning. But in this podcast with Dion Fanning, they discuss why regulation may not be the only cloud on the horizon for betting companies.
“Civil unrest doesn’t come from the impoverished, it comes from the people who have paid their dues and feel let down“
Gary McGann believes people need to see evidence of improvement if they are to regain trust in the establishment. In this candid interview, the business leader talks about politics, housing, betting and the highs and lows of his life in business.
Inside Paddy Power’s mega-merger: in the gambling business, better to be big
To justify the current share price of Paddy Power, it would help for the merger with Stars to go through. More importantly, Flutter needs billions of dollars to flow, from punters all over America, into their slick new FanDuel Sportsbook apps.