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10 Feb 16 08:22
Date Joined: 04 Jan 06
| Topic/replies: 8,983 | Blogger: Westender's blog
WTF Paddy Power

They are not even trying to hide their tactics now LaughLaugh
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Report Westender February 10, 2016 9:27 AM GMT
Macau Slots and Virtual Sports

This place gets worse by the day.

'The Exchange was at the heart of what we do' now it is simply one of our farts
Report themover February 10, 2016 9:43 AM GMT
The Sportsbook is a waste of space imho...I accidentally clicked on it the other day and saw at two horse race priced up at 1/6 and 7/2 ShockedLaugh
Report Westender February 10, 2016 10:11 AM GMT
Shocking what PP are doing to the Exchange mover - they are turning it into a Purple.
Report themover February 10, 2016 10:18 AM GMT
I use purple more nowadays anyway Blush
Report aj91 February 10, 2016 10:55 AM GMT
Can someone explain to a noob why they are doing this?
Report Westender February 10, 2016 11:48 AM GMT
Paddy Power Bookmakers have been effectively in charge of Betfair since 1 August 2012 when the CEO was appointed.

He has diverted all the mug money to the Sportsbook as Paddy Power get 100% of the losses

As a Bookmaker, who only knows Bookmaking, only interested in Bookmaking, these people detest anybody winning.

Paddy Power don't want 5% to 7% commission on the Exchange or the 22.55 to 62.5% Paddy Power Premium Charges - they want all your wonga..
Report nsx February 10, 2016 11:56 AM GMT
I think this is due to a fact that they can automatically manage the markets thanks to runningball scouts. Exchange in-play only have the matches with these accurate stats.
Report Westender February 10, 2016 11:59 AM GMT
The Exchange has relied on runningball scouts for years and there is no reason that the same matches cannot be on the Exchange.

It is a business decision by Paddy Power Mgt to remove matches from the Exchange
Report Westender February 11, 2016 10:34 AM GMT
Currently 7 matches in-play on the Sportsbook and only ONE on the Exchange LaughLaugh
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