iGaming Business – French-licensed betting operator and B2B platform provider France Pari’s revenues doubled during the first half of the year to reach €9m compared to €4.6m to the same period in 2013, the Brazil World Cup boosting growth by 30% to bring in an extra €1.2m for the company.

France Pari generated net income of €190,000 and stable margins of 20.2% during the period, stakes placed through its mobile platforms rose to 30% of the overall amount.

Sportnco, the company’s B2B platform, saw royalties and fees double over the period, from €0.25m in the first six months of 2013 to €0.5m in the same period this year.

The group said the strong growth was due to the launch of three new platforms during the second quarter of 2014: Zeturf in .fr and .com and PMU’s Belgian subsidiary Eurotiercé.