Update on Kentucky
22 September 2021
Flutter Entertainment plc ("Flutter" or "Group")
Update on Kentucky legal proceedings
THIS ANNOUNCEMENT CONTAINS INSIDE INFORMATION
Further to the announcement of 25 March 2021 the Group today announces that the legal dispute between Flutter and the Commonwealth of Kentucky has now been settled in full.
The key elements of the settlement are as follows:
· Flutter agrees to pay $200 million to the Commonwealth of Kentucky in addition to $100 million previously forfeited to the Commonwealth as part of the supersedeas bond in the case.
· In return, the Commonwealth of Kentucky has agreed to cease all further actions with respect to the case.
The Group strongly believes that this agreement is in the best interests of Flutter shareholders. The Group now considers the matter closed.
David Jennings, Group Director of Investor Relations & FP&A
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Ciara O'Mullane, Investor Relations
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Liam Kealy, Investor Relations
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Fi Thorne, Corporate Affairs
Lindsay Dunford, Corporate Affairs
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+ 44 79 3197 2959
Billy Murphy, Drury / Porter Novelli
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James Murgatroyd, Finsbury
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