The impressive performance of Playtech’s core gaming business was boosted further by the strong growth of its financial division in the third quarter, with the solutions provider reporting a 47 per cent rise in total revenue for the period.

The financial division posted revenue of €27.5m in the first full quarter since Playtech completed its acquisition of a 91 per cent stake in TradeFX. Coupled with the growth in gaming, where revenue was up 23 per cent to €143.4m, the company reported total revenue of €170.9m for the quarter.

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