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William Hill launches drive-thru mobile sports book sign-up in Sparks

There has not been much to wager on lately for sports bettors, but that changes Saturday and one of the world's biggest sports books is taking advantage. William Hill sports betting company is offering drive-up locations in Nevada to offer sports fans a way to sign up and deposit into their William Hill Nevada Mobile Sports Book accounts on Friday and Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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10/21/2020

article William Hill blames volatile sports results for revenue hit
(UK) -- William Hill, the UK bookmaker, has blamed a lack of crowds at sports events for a series of unpredictable results that have hit betting revenues. The recent 7-2...
press release Why Caesars Bid For William Hill Is No Sure Thing
(Wall Street) -- Caesars bid to acquire William Hill was announced last month to much fanfare, but there’s some evidence Hill shareholders might not accept the...

10/19/2020

article William Hill subsidiary Mr Green given green light for Spain ops
(Spain) -- Even as Spain considers toughening its gambling stance, the market is still attractive to operators. There is already a long list of players in the country,...

10/9/2020

article William Hill, Evolution Gaming Reach Online Casino Deal
(New Jersey) -- The world of online and live casino gaming is starting to make in-roads with sports betting platforms around the country. On Friday, William Hill entered...

10/5/2020

article British Bookmaker’s Debut in Washington DC a Success
(Washington D.C.) -- British bookmaker William Hill recently made headlines when it opened its first-ever sportsbook in Washington D.C. The company, a major bookmaker in...

10/4/2020

article Betfred owner denies rival bid for William Hill
(UK) -- Betfred co-founder Fred Done has pushed back against reports that he will make a rival bid for William Hill, which has already given the green light to a £...

9/30/2020

article Caesars And William Hill Agree To Terms For $3.7 Billion Takeover
(Wall Street) -- The US casino and sports betting industries have been abuzz this week with the news that Caesars made an offer to acquire British bookmaker William Hill...
article Caesars Entertainment buys bookmaker William Hill for $3.7B
(Wall Street) -- Caesars Entertainment said Wednesday it is buying British bookmaker William Hill for $3.7 billion in a deal aimed at binding its casinos ever closer to...
article US Casino Giant Caesars Agrees Deal For UK Betting Group
(Wall Street) -- US casino giant Caesars Entertainment on Wednesday announced a deal to buy UK betting group William Hill, which has a large online sports gambling...

9/28/2020

article Caesars shoots lower than expected with $3.7 bln William Hill bid
(Wall Street) -- Caesars is in advanced talks to buy William Hill in a deal that would value the British bookmaker at 2.9 billion pounds ($3.7 billion) and give the...
article Caesars Shows Its Cards With William Hill Offer
(UK) -- A change in ownership could be in the cards for U.K. gambling giant William Hill. Caesars Entertainment and private equity firm Apollo Global have both...

9/27/2020

article Gambling tycoon brothers Fred and Peter Done hit the jackpot after William Hill bidding war
(UK) -- Gambling tycoons Fred and Peter Done hit the jackpot yesterday as a bidding war for William Hill added £60million to the value of their stake in the firm....

9/26/2020

article Caesars, Apollo make takeover approaches for UK bookmaker William Hill
(UK) -- British bookmaker William Hill PLC said it has received takeover proposals from Caesars Entertainment Inc. and Apollo Management International LLP, the latest...

9/25/2020

article Caesars battles Apollo in takeover bid for William Hill
(Las Vegas) -- Caesars Entertainment, the company behind the Caesars Palace hotel on the Las Vegas strip, is vying with Apollo Global Management to buy the UK bookmaker...
article William Hill gallops ahead as rival bidders give chase
(Las Vegas) -- William Hill is being pursued by the owner of the Caesars Palace casino in Las Vegas as well as one of America’s largest private equity firms for a...
article Q&A with William Hill US CEO Joe Asher on Responsible Gambling
(USA) -- Joe Asher is the CEO of William Hill US. As a global gaming company, William Hill has sports books, both retail and online, throughout the U.S. and around the...

9/19/2020

article US activist investor wages £115m on stake in William Hill
(UK) -- A US activist investor has wagered £115million on a stake in William Hill, fuelling speculation that it could push for a sale of the British bookmaker. HG...

9/15/2020

article William Hill stock reaches record high as it strikes big US sports deal
(Wall Street) -- William Hill (WIMHY) shares have hit record highs on Tuesday following news that the British gambling company has concluded a multiyear deal with ESPN...

9/11/2020

article William Hill now running Harrah's, Wild West Casino sports book
(Atlantic City) -- William Hill is now running the sports book at Harrah's and Wild West Casino, according to the company. “It’s another exciting day for...

9/3/2020

article So Are William Hill And Caesars Really Discussing A Joint Venture For Online Casino?
(USA) -- Speculation that William Hill and Caesars Entertainment might be working on a joint venture for online casino has lit up the gambling and investment media. The...

9/2/2020

article William Hill U.S. CEO on August boom in sports betting: ‘it’s been a proverbial feast’
(USA) -- As professional sports begin to return from the coronavirus pandemic, sports betting has seen a major boom. William Hill US CEO Joe Asher joins The Final Round...

9/1/2020

article William Hill and Caesars Discuss Online-Casino Merger
(Wall Street) -- William Hill (WIMHY) is reportedly looking to merge its its U.S. business with the online casino operations of longtime partner Caesars Entertainment (...
article William Hill Eyes Caesars Online Gaming After Cantor Sports Deal
(USA) -- British bookmaker William Hill Plc completed its purchase of CG Technology, the sports-betting outfit spun off from Cantor Fitzgerald LP, and will now shift its...

8/29/2020

article After CG Technology deal, bookmaker William Hill relishes bigger Strip presence
(Las Vegas) -- Come Tuesday, sports betting giant William Hill will likely have a much bigger presence on the Las Vegas Strip. The British bookmaker, which already has a...

8/28/2020

article William Hill expanding footprint at sportsbooks on Las Vegas Strip
(Las Vegas) -- William Hill is in and CG Technology is out at six Las Vegas sportsbooks after the Nevada Gaming Commission unanimously approved a series of licenses and...

8/18/2020

article William Hill called attractive due to leading position in U.S. sports betting
(Wall Street) -- William Hill (OTCPK:WIMHY) rallies after a positive note from Jefferies points to considerable upside for the British betting shop operator.

8/5/2020

article William Hill bets on online and U.S. market as first-half profits dip
(UK) -- Bookmaker William Hill reported lower first-half profit on Wednesday and said it was shutting 119 more shops as it shifts towards online betting and expansion in...

7/15/2020

article How Joe’s move paid off for William Hill
(Nevada) -- America’s largest sportsbook operation just got bigger as the Nevada Gaming Control Board approved a deal last week with Eldorado Resorts buying...

6/16/2020

article William Hill launches cash call as revenue growth improves
(Wall Street) -- British bookmaker William Hill on Tuesday launched an issue of shares worth up to 20% of its share capital as it posted a slight improvement in total...

5/21/2020

article William Hill kiosks open; more drive-thru service
(Las Vegas) -- William Hill has seven kiosks now available to accept deposits into existing mobile betting accounts as businesses reopen across the Las Vegas Valley. The...

5/20/2020

article William Hill and GVC expected to claim back £350m in FOBT tax
(UK) -- William Hill and GVC are expected to reclaim up to £350m from HMRC after bookmakers and casinos won a £1bn legal battle over tax paid on fixed-odds...

5/15/2020

article William Hill gets mugged by COVID-19, shares rise anyway
(UK) -- UK bookmaker William Hill’s year-to-date performance has been beaten badly by COVID-19, with revenue down more than one-quarter through the first four...

5/11/2020

article William Hill plans more drive-thru service
(Las Vegas) -- William Hill said it will offer more drive-thru service for mobile betting accounts after a successful weekend leading up to UFC 249. “We are...

5/10/2020

article William Hill launches drive-thru mobile sports book sign-up in Sparks
(Nevada) -- There has not been much to wager on lately for sports bettors, but that changes Saturday and one of the world's biggest sports books is taking advantage...

4/20/2020

article William Hill CEO Says He Anticipates Return To Normalcy In Due Time
(USA) -- The US gambling industry finds itself in uncharted territory. All professional and collegiate sports are on hiatus. Every single commercial casino (and most...

4/6/2020

article William Hill Sports Betting Company Poised To Be Regional Player
(Maryland) -- Little is certain in the world these days, and in the very large category of the many loose ends in the coronavirus pandemic era is the question of what...

4/3/2020

article William Hill Credit Rating Lowered, Coronavirus Culprit Hits Gaming Industry Again
(Worldwide) -- William Hill saw its credit rating lowered further into non-investment grade territory with Moody’s Investors Service downgrading the British...

4/1/2020

article William Hill has turned to everything from sumo to table tennis to keep sports betting going
(Nevada) -- Shortly after all the major professional and collegiate American sports leagues announced cancellations or postponements due to the coronavirus, Nick...

3/27/2020

article William Hill Snubbed By Incoming CFO Citing Industry Uncertainty
(UK) -- A weird turn of events happened Thursday, when UK-based gaming operator William Hill announced the company would have to look for a new Chief Financial Officer....

3/25/2020

article William Hill CEO Joe Asher Establishes Employee Fund, Donates Entire Salary
(UK) -- William Hill US has been forced to furlough more than 600 employees as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, shuttering sportsbook operations across the country....

3/24/2020

article William Hill US Furloughs More Than 500 Staff Amid Coronavirus Cancellations
(USA) -- William Hill furloughed more than half its US staff this week as the sportsbook operator seeks to weather the coronavirus pandemic, sources tell LSR. The cuts...
article William Hill CEO donates salary to laid off, furloughed workers
(Las Vegas) -- The top executive of William Hill US has created a foundation to assist William Hill employees furloughed in response to the coronavirus pandemic. CEO Joe...

3/16/2020

article Stars Group, William Hill and GVC Holdings provide coronavirus updates
(UK) -- The Stars Group has declared it is performing ahead of expectations so far this year, despite the worldwide impact of the coronavirus. The operator said its UK...
article William Hill & CBS: The Details of the New Partnership
(USA) -- Sports betting has been one of the most profitable parts of the entertainment industry worldwide for decades, but in the USA it was banned for the most part....

3/14/2020

article Billionaire Betfred founder swoops on rival William Hill as stock market falls
(UK) -- Billionaire betting tycoon Fred Done has taken advantage of the stock market collapse to swoop on rival William Hill and build a stake on the cheap. The Betfred...

3/10/2020

article Betfred takes punt on William Hill by purchasing 3% stake
(Wall Street) -- Strengthening its foothold in the US market, UK-based independent bookmaker Betfred has acquired a 3.03% share in rival bookmaker and market ‘...

3/9/2020

article Betfred owner purchases 3% stake in William Hill
(UK) -- Done Brothers (Cash Betting) Ltd, owner of gambling operator Betfred, has acquired a 3% stake in William Hill for an undisclosed sum. William Hill confirmed in...

3/4/2020

article William Hill Gives Sports Betting in NJ On NWSL Matches A Red Card For Now
(New Jersey) -- No New Jersey sports betting operator is better set up to offer National Women’s Soccer League betting than William Hill Sportsbook. William Hill...

3/2/2020

article Mr Green Penalties Seen as Credit Negative For William Hills, Says Moody’s
(Wall Street) -- A recent $3.84 million penalty levied by the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) against online gaming firm Mr Green could pose some risk for parent company...

2/27/2020

article William Hill gambling firm Mr Green fined £3m for failing to protect addicts
(UK) -- An online gambling company owned by William Hill has been hit with a £3m fine for failing to adequately protect addicts and prevent money laundering. The...

2/26/2020

article Just How Big Is William Hill’s Slice Of US Sports Betting Market?
(USA) -- William Hill today filed its full-year 2019 results, including a record $2.5 billion in stakes handled by the US sports betting business. The operator hailed...
article Paddy Power: William Hill on UK credit card ban hit to betting
(UK) -- Shares in Paddy Power owner Flutter Entertainment — which is set to publish annual results — were stable despite rival William Hill suffering after...
article Relaxing of American gambling laws helps bookie William Hill to weather losses stemming from the government's new £2 betting terminal limit
(UK) -- Bookmaker William Hill saw pre-tax profits fall by just over half to £96.5million last year as stricter government regulations on gambling in the UK took...
article William Hill narrows losses after cutting shop estate
(UK) -- William Hill, the UK bookmaker, almost wiped out its losses from last year after shrinking its shop estate following the implementation of punitive regulations...
article William Hill punters are going to the dogs
(UK) -- William Hill has reported the first increase in betting on the dogs in at least a decade as punters switched back to sports after a government crackdown on fixed...

2/24/2020

article Gambling sector dominance diluted as William Hill ends Scottish Cup sponsorship
(UK) -- Gambling companies’ grip on the backing of leading Scottish football competitions is diminishing following the news that the Scottish Cup title sponsorship...

2/11/2020

article CBS Sports Strikes Betting Data Partnership With William Hill
(New York) -- CBS Sports is making a bid to one-up its competitors in the rapidly developing arena for U.S. sports betting. CBS Sports and British bookmaker William Hill...

2/10/2020

article CBS Sports signs sports betting partnership with William Hill
(New York) -- CBS Sports has announced a strategic partnership with bookmaker William Hill, which will become the official sports book and wagering data provider across...

2/9/2020

article William Hill Reportedly Nearing CBS Sports Agreement in Quest for Media Deal
(USA) -- The two sides were previously said to be in advanced negotiations, which crumbled late last month, but the talks have resuscitated, according to The Sunday...

1/25/2020

article William Hill’s American push stalls as talks with CBS Sports collapse
(USA) -- William Hill’s American expansion plans have stumbled after secret talks to sign a deal with media giant CBS Sports fell apart, The Sunday Times can...

1/14/2020

article Woman sent to prison in betting scheme
(Nevada) -- A former manager at a Lake Tahoe sports book received a four-year prison sentence on Monday in connection with a $1 million betting scheme. Ashley D. Dean 32...

1/13/2020

article William Hill profits buoyed by favourable sports results over Christmas
(UK) -- William Hill said profits for the past year are expected to have surpassed expectations after it was buoyed by favourable sporting results in December. The...

12/26/2019

article William Hill to operate sports betting facilities at Circus Circus Casino
(Las Vegas) -- Late last week, William Hill revealed that they are taking over the sports betting operations at the Circus Circus Casino. The announcement was made at...

12/21/2019

article William Hill Lays Another Strip Bet, Plants Flag at Ruffin-Owned Circus Circus
(Las Vegas) -- William Hill added to its roster of Nevada sports betting locations Friday, opening a sports book at the Circus Circus on the Las Vegas Strip. MGM Resorts...

12/19/2019

article William Hill Makes Foray Into Jai Alai, With An Eye On Sports Betting In Florida
(Florida) -- Earlier this month during the heart of football season, William Hill US CEO Joe Asher made a long trek to South Florida to take part in a ribbon-cutting...

11/29/2019

article William Hill affiliates told to stop promoting US-facing sites
(New Jersey) -- UK bookmaker William Hill has instructed its affiliate marketing partners to stop promoting “unlicensed” US-facing online gambling operators...

11/26/2019

article William Hill to open race book at Casino Miami next month
(Florida) -- William Hill US announced Monday a partnership with Casino Miami to open a William Hill Race Book, which will mark the organization’s first Florida...

11/25/2019

article Gaming Industry Experts Predict Further Sportsbook Consolidation Following William Hill and CG Deal
(Las Vegas) -- Last week, William Hill reached an undisclosed acquisition of CG Technology’s leases and sportsbook operations at Las Vegas’ Cosmopolitan, Venetian,...
article The Week In Sports Betting News: C(G) What William Hill Did There?
(USA) -- Happy Monday, everyone. It’s officially the holiday rush, so prepare to break out those sweatpants Thursday night before dropping the weight in the Black...

11/23/2019

article William Hill US to acquire rival CG Technology’s sportsbook operations in Nevada and The Bahamas
(Nevada) -- William Hill US said Wednesday it is acquiring the sportsbook assets managed by rival CG Technology in Nevada and The Bahamas, ending the operations of a...

11/21/2019

article William Hill Snags More Space On Vegas Strip With CG Technology Purchase
(Las Vegas) -- Nevada’s sports betting leader is fortifying its position in Las Vegas. William Hill is poised to acquire the assets of CG Technology (formerly...
article Clampdown on fixed-odds betting terminals hits William Hill with gaming revenue down 39%
(UK) -- Gaming revenue in William Hill's High Street shops fell more than a third due to changes in the law on fixed-odds betting terminals. It said it remained...
article William Hill sees retail pain, US gain, online international strain
(UK) -- Bookmaker William Hill says it’s withstanding the UK government’s assault on retail gambling while pinning its hopes that the online casino segment...

11/20/2019

article William Hill Banks on Bettors in Purchase of Cosmopolitan, Venetian, Palazzo Sportsbooks From CG Technology
(Las Vegas) -- William Hill Plc, one of the world’s largest sportsbook operators, added to its portfolio of retail sports wagering locations Wednesday, announcing...

11/11/2019

article Las Vegas Plaza Hotel opens William Hill renewed sportsbook
(Las Vegas) -- Former Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman placed Friday the first bet at the remodeled William Hill Race and Sports Book in the downtown Plaza Hotel &...

10/3/2019

press release William Hill And Monumental Sports & Entertainment Form Innovative Partnership And Launch New Era Of Sports Betting
(Washington D.C.) -- William Hill US, America's leading sports book operator, and Monumental Sports & Entertainment, one of the country's largest sports and...

10/2/2019

article NBA and William Hill announce sports betting partnership
(USA) -- The National Basketball Association (NBA) and William Hill, one of America’s leading sports book operators, today announced a new partnership that will...
article NBA and William Hill announce sports betting partnership
(USA) -- The National Basketball Association announced Wednesday that it has entered into a partnership with sports book operator William Hill US that will make William...

9/20/2019

article William Hill looking for U.S. media deals
(USA) -- London-based bookmaker William Hill (WIMHY +3.9%) is looking for broadcast deals in the United States, the Financial Times reports.

9/9/2019

article Making the CDO into the CEO - William Hill's latest bet on digital transformation in a disrupted industry
(Worldwide) -- William Hill has promoted its Chief Digital Officer to the top slot at a crucial time for it and the wider gambling industry.

8/22/2019

article William Hill mobile betting app now available in Iowa
(Iowa) -- The William Hill Iowa sports betting app is now live for sports fans to download on their iPhones, iPads and Android devices. William Hill is the sports book...

8/14/2019

article William Hill Sports Book coming to Osceola Lakeside Hotel & Casino
(Iowa) -- Sports betting in Iowa is fairly new and William Hill is excited to partner with Lakeside Hotel & Casino. This partnership expands the Affinity Gaming at...

8/11/2019

article William Hill embarks on transitional journey posting group losses of £63m
(UK) -- The company also announced that its adjusted operating profit fell by 33% to £76.2 million, also reflecting the new £2 maximum stake limit of FOBTs...

8/10/2019

article William Hill’s profit plummets by 47% for H1 due to FOBT restrictions
(UK) -- William Hill has reported an adjusted loss of £45.5m ($55.1m) before tax for H1 2019, a 47% drop year-on-year. This comes despite revenue increasing 1% to...

8/9/2019

article William Hill posts £63.5m loss after FOBT stake is cut
(UK) -- William Hill reported a loss of £64m in the first half of the year as it coped worse than its rivals with the impact of curbs on fixed-odds betting...
article William Hill profit hit by regulatory cap and US expansion costs
(UK) -- William Hill posted lower first-half profit on Friday, as a regulatory cap on fixed odds betting terminals, and more costs to expand in the United States took a...

8/8/2019

article William Hill is the New $1 Billion Game in Town for U.S. Sports Gamblers
(New Jersey) -- William Hill’s aggressive expansion into the U.S. could see its sports books break through the $1 billion barrier across several states that...

7/24/2019

article Sportsbook to open at Inn of the Mountain Gods resort near Ruidoso, New Mexico
(New Mexico) -- The Inn of the Mountain Gods will offer a new amenity, a sportsbook, starting Thursday. The resort will offer the gaming feature in a partnership between...

7/23/2019

article Casino to open sportsbook in grand fashion Thursday
(New Mexico) -- William Hill sports book at the Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort & Casino opens its doors to sports fans and visitors Thursday at 6 p.m., with MMA...
article Vegas sports book opens up at southern New Mexico tribal casino
(New Mexico) -- Sports betting is venturing into southern New Mexico with the announcement Tuesday that a sports book will soon launch at the Inn of the Mountain Gods...
article William Hill Sports Book to open sports wager at Inn of the Mountain Gods
(New Mexico) -- The independent sports book operator William Hill will open a sports wager at the casino in the casino in Mescalero, New Mexico, on Thursday.

7/21/2019

article Has William Hill been left at the races?
(UK) -- It’s easy to see why people would rather gamble online than venture into a betting shop. Take one William Hill branch in central London. It’s a...

7/16/2019

article Company named to run sports book at The Isle Casino Hotel Waterloo
(Iowa) -- The Isle Casino Hotel Waterloo and a new partner are gearing up for impending sporting contest wagering. William Hill US announced Tuesday it will operate the...
article William Hill, Eldorado announce plans for sportsbooks at two Iowa casinos
(Iowa) -- Eldorado Resorts and William Hill US said Tuesday the companies will launch sports betting in Iowa at two casinos as soon as next month. Las Vegas-based...

7/6/2019

article Betting crackdown 'will drive punters to offshore sites', says William Hill boss
(UK) -- The boss of William Hill has warned that if there is a 'draconian' crackdown on online slot machines it will drive punters to less safe betting sites....
article William Hill blames new FOBTs rules on decision to shut up to 700 shops
(UK) -- The proposed $2 million contract to oversee sports gambling pending before the D.C. Council will channel up to $116 million over five years to a small circle of...

7/4/2019

article Bookmaker William Hill puts 4,500 jobs at risk with shop closures
(UK) -- William Hill is planning to close 700 betting shops, putting 4,500 jobs at risk and dealing a further blow to UK high streets already reeling from the closure of...
article William Hill Leaves Britain’s High Streets Empty: Andrea Felsted
(UK) -- William Hill Plc has just marked an important moment for the U.K. high street. The company said on Thursday that it had entered into a consultation process with...
article William Hill to close 700 betting shops putting 4,500 jobs at risk
(UK) -- WILLIAM Hill plans to close around 700 betting shops in a move that puts 4,500 jobs at risk. The bookmaker revealed the news after changes to gambling rules...

6/29/2019

article William Hill Abruptly Stops Taking Bets from Switzerland, Voids Outstanding Wagers
(Switzerland) -- William Hill customers in Switzerland were surprised to find out earlier this week that the bookmaker would no longer be taking bets from the country,...

6/24/2019

article Bookmaker gives $50K from copyright suit to writing class
(New Jersey) -- A bookmaker that accused a rival of copying its sports betting guide almost word for word is, in a sarcastic jab, donating part of a lawsuit settlement...

6/2/2019

article William Hill on a losing streak after yet another takeover fails
(UK) -- William Hill is in danger of being branded a perennial bridesmaid after it emerged yesterday that it had held talks about a merger last year with the Las Vegas...

6/1/2019

article William Hill in aborted £6bn Caesars Entertainment casino merger
(UK) -- William Hill has held talks with America’s biggest casino owner about a £6bn merger, The Sunday Times can reveal. The mooted deal would have seen the...
article William Hill needs an elegant escape plan
(UK) -- The crackdown on fixed-odds betting terminals, dubbed the crack cocaine of gambling, was not received by all the vulnerable quite how its proponents had imagined...

5/5/2019

article Share Watch: William Hill's US expansion is a pricey gamble but could pay big
(UK) -- The riveting battle for the English Premier League title between Liverpool and Manchester City has me looking at television stations I wouldn't normally go...

3/31/2019

article Interview: William Hill boss Philip Bowcock tests the odds in America
(UK) -- A crowd watching a “March Madness” basketball game erupts as Kansas score against Northeastern University. Philip Bowcock has to raise his voice...
article New William Hill Sportsbook Opens at the Strat
(UK) -- It has been around a year in the making, but finally the brand-new sportsbook at the Stratosphere Casino Resort in Las Vegas has finally opened and having...

3/25/2019

article William Hill asks landlords to cut rent after fixed-odds limit
(UK) -- William Hill has written to its landlords asking for rent cuts of up to 50 per cent, blaming the difficulties caused by the government’s decision to reduce...

3/22/2019

article STRAT, William Hill unveil new Las Vegas sports book
(Las Vegas) -- The STRAT hotel-casino continues to unveil new additions during a property rebrand. Thursday, a brand new sports book opened its doors just in time for...

3/15/2019

article William Hill advances ‘Nobody Harmed’ campaign with Dan Whitlam appointment
(UK) -- As part of the advancement to its ‘Nobody Harmed by Gambling’ campaign launched in July 2018, William Hill has appointed Dan Whitlam as its Head of...

3/5/2019

article William Hill taking over M Resort sportsbook
(Nevada) -- The M Resort is getting a new sportsbook operator. Casino owner Penn National Gaming said in a news release today that William Hill US will take over...

3/3/2019

article William Hill Posts $950M Loss in 2018 Thanks to New Regulations on FOBTs
(UK) -- William Hill might be making huge strides in the US market, but that wasn’t enough to make the British bookmaker profitable last year.

3/1/2019

article William Hill bets on US and online growth to beat high street decline
(UK) -- William Hill aims to double profits by 2023 by expanding online and ramping up its US operations to become less reliant on its high street betting shops.The FTSE...
article William Hill swings to £722m loss after rule change for betting terminals
(UK) -- British bookmaker William Hill is pinning its hopes on expansion in the US and online after it reported a loss of more than £700m for 2018 following the UK...

2/28/2019

article William Hill swings to £722m loss for 2018 after regulatory changes hit bottom line
(UK) -- William Hill fell to a staggering loss of £722m last year, it confirmed today, as the bookmaker recommitted to meeting guidance for 2019.

2/19/2019

article William Hill grows Nevada presence with Golden Entertainment
(Nevada) -- William Hill now controls all sportsbook operations at Golden Entertainment properties in Nevada after expanding its partnership with the land-based casino...

2/18/2019

article William Hill US begins sportsbook ops at Golden Entertainment’s Nevada properties
(Nevada) -- British bookmaking giant, William Hill, has via its U.S. subsidiary, taken over Golden Entertainment Inc.’s (NASDAQ:GDEN) Nevada race and sports book...

1/30/2019

article Eldorado Resorts, William Hill US complete partnership transaction
(New Jersey) -- Eldorado Resorts and William Hill US completed their partnership transaction Tuesday that gives the regional gaming giant a 20 percent ownership stake in...

1/27/2019

article Nevada Approves William Hill Expansion with 7 New Properties
(Nevada) -- William Hill has confirmed the expansion of its Nevada sportsbooks in light of solid results for the company and the betting sector in the state growing.

1/21/2019

article William Hill bemoans high street as profits to drop 15%
(Ireland) -- William Hill expects full year profits to drop 15 per cent, with the bookmaker blaming conditions on the high street. The bookmaker said that adjusted...

1/20/2019

article William Hill prepares another sportsbook in Iowa
(Iowa) -- William Hill US is partnering with Iowa’s Prairie Meadows Racetrack & Casino, in anticipation of the legalization of sports betting in the state.
article William Hill set to revamp retail business as 2018 profit falls
(UK) -- British bookmaker William Hill (WMH.L) said on Monday it would remodel its retail business in 2019, after it warned full-year 2018 adjusted operating profit was...

1/14/2019

article William Hill settles suit against FanDuel over betting guide
(Atlantic City) -- Bookmaker William Hill has settled its lawsuit alleging that rival FanDuel copied its “how to bet” guide virtually word for word, and will...

1/12/2019

article William Hill Is Expanding in Nevada with 7 Bookmakers
(Nevada) -- William Hill is forging ahead with its expansion efforts across the U.S. The popular British brand is now eyeing Nevada for an immediate scaling of its...

12/18/2018

article William Hill US appoints Kenneth Fuchs as President of Digital
(UK) -- Kenneth Fuchs will bring “deep digital expertise” to William Hill US after the former CEO of STATS was appointed as President of Digital.
article William Hill US hires technology company veteran to oversee digital sports betting
(UK) -- Sports betting operator William Hill US named a veteran of the technology and media sector to over the company’s growing digital wagering operations. William...

12/3/2018

article William Hill launches review of iGaming roles
(UK) -- William Hill has confirmed it is reviewing more than 100 jobs at its bases in Gibraltar, Leeds and London ahead of the anticipated completion of its acquisition...

11/20/2018

article William Hill takes first legal bets in Pennsylvania
(Pennsylvania) -- Sports betting is now live in Pennsylvania after William Hill began taking wagers in the state just in time for the Thanksgiving weekend. The gaming...

11/9/2018

article Philip Bowcock – Global vision will reshape William Hill
(UK) -- William Hill Chief Executive Philip Bowcock has stated to investors that his tenure will reshape the UK legacy bookmaker into a ‘digitally led and...

11/6/2018

article William Hill looks stateside after gambling crackdown
(UK) -- William Hill has outlined ambitious plans to at least double its profits over the next five years by boosting digital revenues to £1 billion and becoming...

11/5/2018

article William Hill warns gambling crackdown will hit full-year profits
(UK) -- William Hill has warned of lower full-year profits following the closure of a number of customer accounts to combat problem gambling and money laundering, as...

10/30/2018

article William Hill offers £242m to acquire MRG
(UK) -- William Hill has submitted an offer of £241.8m (€270.9m/$307.4m) to purchase Mr Green & Co (MRG) in a move CEO Philip Bowcock said will allow the...

10/24/2018

article Copy And Haste: William Hill Lawsuit Alleges FanDuel Stole Its NJ Sports Betting Marketing Materials
(Atlantic City) -- William Hill filed a remarkable lawsuit Tuesday against FanDuel, alleging copyright infringement of its New Jersey sports betting marketing materials...
article William Hill Suing Fanduel
(Atlantic City) -- Bookmaker William Hill US is suing sports betting rival FanDuel for allegedly copying its “how to bet” guide for customers in the...

10/21/2018

article William Hill on verge of selling on-course pitches, prompting SP concerns
(UK) -- William Hill, one of the most famous names in gambling and ever-present in British betting rings since 1934, could vanish from racecourse rings within weeks if...

10/17/2018

article William Hill Wants Nevada Sports Betting Regulators To Have Power To Undo The Next FanDuel Glitch
(Las Vegas) -- If William Hill gets its way in Nevada, state regulators will have the power to undo errors like the FanDuel glitch in New Jersey. The bookmaker sent a...

10/3/2018

article William Hill Continues US Expansion, Acquires New Sports Betting Operations in Nevada, Montana, Maryland
(Las Vegas) -- William Hill, the largest bookmaker in the United States, continues to expand its portfolio by reaching new partnerships. Its latest comes by way of...
article William Hill, Golden Entertainment To Expand Nevada Sports Betting Partnership
(Nevada) -- Longtime Nevada sports betting partners William Hill and Golden Entertainment will extend their reach to Golden’s newest properties. The revamped...

10/2/2018

article William Hill, Golden Ent. expand sports betting relationship
(Nevada) -- The US division of UK bookmaker William Hill has significantly expanded its sports betting relationship with regional casino operator Golden Entertainment.

9/22/2018

article William Hill US CEO hustles to pen deals as competition grows
(Las Vegas) -- The day the U.S. Supreme Court overturned a ban on sports betting on May 14, William Hill US CEO Joe Asher invited his employees to celebrate the occasion...

9/19/2018

article Las Vegas Golden Knights Strike In-Arena Branding Partnership with William Hill
(Las Vegas) -- Fledgling NHL franchise Las Vegas Golden Knights has signed a multi-year, first-of-its-kind deal with sports book operator William Hill that will see the...

9/18/2018

article William Hill Becomes ‘Official Partner’ of Vegas Golden Knights, First Deal of Its Kind
(Las Vegas) -- The Vegas Golden Knights on Tuesday notched yet another “first.” In 2017 the Golden Knights became the first of the four major professional U....

9/5/2018

article Breaking Down the William Hill-Eldorado Resorts US Sports Betting Partnership
(USA) -- In a surprise announcement late Tuesday, William Hill and Eldorado Resorts jointly revealed they had reached a wide-ranging partnership agreement through which...
article William Hill agree deal with US gambling group Eldorado Resorts
(USA) -- William Hill have become the latest British bookmaker to strike a major deal in the United States in a bid to tap into the burgeoning sports betting market...
article William Hill, Eldorado Join Forces For Sports Betting In New Jersey And Beyond
(New Jersey) -- William Hill has struck a partnership with Eldorado Resorts. The deal will see Will Hill be Eldorado’s “exclusive partner in the provision of...

9/4/2018

article Eldorado to take stake in William Hill's U.S. business
(USA) -- Betting company William Hill Plc's U.S. gambling unit is forming a joint venture with U.S casino operator Eldorado Resorts Inc as the British company plans...
article William Hill finds Eldorado in bid to crack US sports market
(USA) -- William Hill is staking its claim to the potential riches on offer in the US sports betting market by striking a bold joint venture with Eldorado Resorts, a...
article William Hill Links Up With Eldorado Resorts In Major US Sports Betting Deal
(USA) -- It appears William Hill and Eldorado Resorts will enter into the next major marriage in the burgeoning US sports betting market. According to a report from Sky...
article William Hill signs casino sports-betting deal in U.S. push
(USA) -- Betting company William Hill Plc has signed a 25-year sports-betting partnership with U.S. casino operator Eldorado Resorts Inc, a major step to expand its U.S...
article William Hill “committed to embracing new ideas” when tackling problem gambling
(Worldwide) -- William Hill has pledged its commitment “to embracing the new ideas that come out of the day”, in its latest responsible gambling initiative....

8/6/2018

article William Hill continues US expansion talks
(USA) -- After announcing US expansion plans last week, William Hill is looking to continue its expansion into the US gambling market after reporting the bookmaker is in...
article William Hill takes US by storm with sports betting deals
(USA) -- UK-listed bookmaker William Hill Plc. is about to give GVC Holdings a run for its U.S. dollars, after it recently signed sports betting agreements in the states...

8/4/2018

article William Hill expanding as sports betting competition takes off
(Nevada) -- Sports wagering giant William Hill said Friday it has signed sports betting agreements with a dozen casinos in the U.S. and is in talks with more operators....

8/3/2018

article William Hill could close up to 900 betting shops after FOBT clampdown
(UK) -- William Hill blamed the government’s clampdown on fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBTs) as it warned that up to 900 betting shops could close, putting 4,500...
article William Hill expands in US as FOBT clampdown hits hard
(UK) -- The scale of William Hill’s expansion plans in the US and the challenge of managing the impact of UK fixed-odds betting terminal (FOBT) regulation changes...
article William Hill announces major expansion in United States
(USA) -- William Hill US today announced major expansion plans with the signing of sports betting agreements with eleven casinos in Mississippi and a casino partner in...

7/23/2018

article William Hill adds top sports marketing exec as CMO
(New Jersey) -- William Hill US, the American arm of the global sports book operator, has named a new chief marketing officer, it announced Monday. William Hill, which...

7/19/2018

article William Hill must 'move faster' on problem gambling
(UK) -- William Hill has launched a new UK-facing responsible gambling initiative after admitting to “falling below” the standards expected by the national...

7/12/2018

article William Hill CEO comments on New Jersey’s first total gaming revenue results
(Las Vegas) -- New Jersey officials today released the state’s June 2018 total gaming revenue results, and in response, William Hill US CEO Joe Asher said: “...

6/5/2018

article William Hill to open satellite office in Malta in prep for Brexit
(Malta) -- Betting giant William Hill has confirmed that they’re opening a new satellite office in Malta as the company prepares for Brexit. William Hill plans to...

5/31/2018

article Factbox: British Bookmakers Bolster U.S. Operations as UK Cracks Down
(Atlantic City) -- The U.S. Supreme court in May paved the way to legalize sports betting by overturning a 1992 federal law that had effectively prohibited sports...

5/30/2018

article William Hill to operate Atlantic City casino sports book
(Atlantic City) -- William Hill has further diversified its portfolio of assets through its new partnership with Ocean Resort Casino to operate the casinos sports book....

5/29/2018

article Atlantic City casino signs with sports betting firm
(Atlantic City) -- Another Atlantic City casino is poised to offer sports betting. The Ocean Resort casino announced Tuesday that it has partnered with sports book...
article Atlantic City's Ocean Resort partners with largest sportsbook operator in Nevada
(Atlantic City) -- You can add one more Atlantic City casino to a list of properties that will offer sports betting in New Jersey. Sports betting is no longer banned in...
article Market Flash: William Hill to operate sports book in new AC casino
(Atlantic City) -- William Hill announces a sports book deal with the Ocean Resort Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
article Ocean Resort Casino Teams Up With William Hill For Atlantic City Sportsbook
(Atlantic City) -- Welcome to Atlantic City, William Hill. This past week, soon-to-be-open Ocean Resort Casino announced it will partner with global sports betting...
article William Hill Confirms Plans To Launch ‘Best Sportsbook In Town’ At Ocean Resort Casino
(Atlantic City) -- It’s official. Ocean Resort Casino has signed William Hill as its partner for NJ sports betting. A press release issued this morning provides...

5/24/2018

article Ocean Resort Casino partners with William Hill for sports book
(Atlantic City) -- One of the two new casinos that will be opening at the end of June has partnered with Nevada’s largest sports book to run its sports wagering...

5/8/2018

article Positive opening momentum sees William Hill look forward to Russia 2018
(UK) -- FTSE bookmaker William Hill Plc has detailed a positive opening to its 2018 trading, as the firm continues its digital recovery, while restructuring its...

5/7/2018

article Online revenue up at William Hill
(UK) -- Net revenues at William Hill were boosted by bookmaker-friendly sporting results during the opening quarter, though bettors were found less likely to re-spend...

3/8/2018

article William Hill sells its Australian business at a huge loss
(Australia) -- A combination of circumstances in Australia are serving to make the climate significantly harsher for gambling operators there. Several states have...

3/7/2018

article William Hill Australia Sells to CrownBet for $300 Million
(Australia) -- William Hill has announced the sale of its Australian businesses, including TomWaterhouse.com, to CrownBet and group of investors linked to founder...

3/5/2018

article CrownBet set to sign William Hill deal: sources
(UK) -- Corporate bookmaker CrownBet is set to double in size with the acquisition of rival William Hill's Australian business. Street Talk understands CrownBet has...
article William Hill blasted over failing to close problem gambler's account
(Australia) -- Tom Waterhouse's online sports-betting company, William Hill Australia, has been rebuked by its regulator for potentially "systemic"...

2/28/2018

article William Hill falls foul of ASA over promotion
(UK) -- William Hill has been hit with its second regulatory issue in two weeks following a ruling by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) concerning one of its...
article William Hill’s (WMH) Outperform Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse Group
(London) -- Credit Suisse Group reissued their outperform rating on shares of William Hill (LON:WMH) in a research note published on Tuesday. They currently have a GBX...

2/23/2018

article William Hill’s Australian write-downs spoil online resurgence
(Australia) -- UK bookmakers William Hill reported an eight-figure loss in 2017 as writedowns at its Australian division offset online revenue growth. On Friday, Hills...

2/22/2018

article Gambling Commission imposes record fine on William Hill for anti-money laundering failures
(UK) -- The Gambling Commission has announced that William Hill Group (International) Limited (“William Hill”) will pay a minimum of £6.2 million as...
article William Hill Fined £6.2M For Violating Law
(UK) -- This week's cautionary tale for the operators who take things too lightly comes from the good ol’ UK, where even the biggest of names get slapped on...
article William Hill Fined £6.2M For Violating Law
(UK) -- This week's cautionary tale for the operators who take things too lightly comes from the good ol’ UK, where even the biggest of names get slapped on the wrist...

2/20/2018

article Why has William Hill been fined, what are the money laundering issues and what is the Gambling Commission?
(UK) -- A probe by the Gambling Commission found ten customers were allowed to deposit huge sums linked to criminal offences. William Hill made £1.2million from...
article William Hill fined £6.2 million by UK Gambling Commission
(UK) -- Systemic senior management failure to protect consumers and prevent money laundering will result in William Hill Group (WHG) paying a penalty package of at least...

2/13/2018

article bet365 Reportedly Eyes William Hill’s Australian Gambling Business
(Australia) -- Online gambling giant bet365 is considering the acquisition of the Australian business of its rival William Hill, local news outlet The Australian...

2/3/2018

article William Hill Repays Stolen Money Gambled on Its Website
(UK) -- Gambling operator William Hill made a £500,000 payment to the Dundee City Council, after a former council staff member was sentenced to jail time for...
article William Hill (LON:WMH) Price Target Raised to GBX 330 at Barclays
(London) -- William Hill (LON:WMH) had its price objective boosted by equities researchers at Barclays from GBX 315 ($4.42) to GBX 330 ($4.63) in a research report...

1/26/2018

article William Hill struggle highlights issues for betting industry
(Australia) -- Late one Friday night in early 2013, Australia’s soon-to-be federal treasurer, Joe Hockey, tapped out a message on Twitter. "It's just...

1/20/2018

article William Hill (WMH) Raised to Buy at Canaccord Genuity
(London) -- William Hill (LON:WMH) was upgraded by research analysts at Canaccord Genuity to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday...

1/15/2018

article William Hill May Dispose of Australian Assets Due to Gambling Crackdown
(UK) -- Today, the British gambling operator William Hill published a trading statement for the year ended on December 26th, 2017 sharing its expectations for its full-...
article William Hill is reviewing its Australian business in light of gambling regulation changes
(Australia) -- Bookie William Hill had begun a strategic review into its business in Australia, as the business comes under more pressure from new regulation. The group...

1/14/2018

article William Hill ‘reviewing’ Australian business
(Australia) -- Bookmaker William Hill has indicated it may offload its Australian business after a regulatory crackdown in the country. In a trading statement that...

12/17/2017

article William Hill (LON:WMH) PT Raised to GBX 305 at Morgan Stanley
(London) -- William Hill (LON:WMH) had its price objective raised by equities research analysts at Morgan Stanley from GBX 295 ($3.97) to GBX 305 ($4.10) in a research...

12/11/2017

article William Hill ends legal fight with US rival Scientific Games
(UK) -- Bookmaker William Hill has ended its legal spat with Scientific Games after agreeing a share sale and commercial deal with its US rival. The UK gambling company...

11/25/2017

article William Hill plc (WMH) Upgraded to “Buy” at Bank of America Corporation
(London) -- Bank of America Corporation upgraded shares of William Hill plc (LON:WMH) to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday, November 7th,...

11/21/2017

article William Hill working to block prospective competition
(New Jersey) -- When Las Vegas-based Scientific Games Corp. reported third-quarter earnings earlier this month, executives said they were optimistic about the company...

11/19/2017

article William Hill Comes under Pressure to Reveal FOBTs Clampdown Financial Consequences
(UK) -- Bookmaker William Hill will be pressured to disclose this week how the pending clampdown on fixed-odds betting terminals will impact its profitability, The Times...
article William Hill set to post growth as gambling industry braces for change
(UK) -- Bookmaker William Hill is expected to report another quarter of growth tomorrow as the gambling industry gears up for government plans for tighter restrictions.

11/13/2017

article Legal battle lines drawn in US
(USA) -- A courtroom battle is likely for bookmaker William Hill to protect its market in US sports betting. The company is trying to block competitor Scientific Games...

11/11/2017

article William Hill set for US court battle after company it part owns lodges legal complaint
(New Jersey) -- William Hill looks set for a US court showdown over its attempts to block a rival’s takeover of an American business the British bookmaker has a...

11/10/2017

article Bank of America – Merrill Lynch: Time to bet on William Hill
(UK) -- It’s the time of the year for window dressing and the folks over at Bank of America Merrill Lynch (Merrill) are suggesting that the stocks of British...

11/4/2017

article William Hill plc (WMH) Earns “Buy” Rating from Deutsche Bank AG
(UK) -- Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of William Hill plc (LON:WMH) in a research note released on Wednesday morning. Deutsche Bank AG currently...

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