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William Hill Links Up With Eldorado Resorts In Major US Sports Betting Deal

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 News in the UK, William Hill and Eldorado will partner to bring legal sports betting to up to 21 casinos across the country.

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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...

10/13/2017

article Mark Brooker appointed by William Hill as Chair of Corporate Responsibility Committee
(UK) -- William Hill PLC (LSE: WMH) has confirmed the appointment of former Betfair exec Mark Brooker as the UK-based bookmaker’s new Chairman of Corporate...
article William Hill now using Realistic Games table content
(UK) -- Realistic Games’ table game content has gone live with William Hill. The casino supplier’s blackjack, roulette, Perfect Pairs and 21+3 content is now accessible...

10/2/2017

article Former William Hill CEO Comments on Paddy Power Betfair CEO’s Support for FOBTs Crackdown
(UK) -- News emerged last week that Paddy Power CEO Breon Corcoran was backing a reduction of the maximum stake accepted by the highly demonized fixed-odds betting...

8/9/2017

article William Hill inks Loftus Road Stadium deal
(UK) -- British gaming and sportsbetting firm William Hill has signed a two-year deal granting it exclusive permission to operate a sports book inside the home ground of...

8/3/2017

article William Hill happy with independence despite industry consolidation
(UK) -- The boss for British gaming and sportsbetting firm William Hill has reportedly declared that the operator can survive and thrive on its own after last year...
article William Hill Australia’s Profits Nosedive and Credit Betting Ban Won’t Help
(Australia) -- William Hill Australia has failed to capitalize on a 28 per cent growth in the amount wagered by Australian punters in the first half of the year. The Tom...
article William Hill’s results show players’ shift to online casino and betting
(UK) -- The financial performance of betting giant William Hill, which also operates an online casino, has once again signposted that mobile is the future of the...
article William Hill plc (LON:WMH) Receives GBX 302.73 Consensus Target Price from Brokerages
(London) -- William Hill plc (LON:WMH) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the nineteen brokerages that are currently covering the...

8/1/2017

article William Hill online gambling growth fails to offset decline in high street betting
(UK) -- Pre-tax profits dipped in the first half of hte year at gambling operator William Hill, as revenue dropped in the group's retail division.

7/30/2017

article William Hill plc (LON:WMH) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG
(UK) -- William Hill plc logoWilliam Hill plc (LON:WMH)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by stock analysts at Deutsche Bank AG in a research...

7/23/2017

article William Hill plc (WMH) Given New GBX 254 Price Target at Peel Hunt
(UK) -- William Hill plc logoWilliam Hill plc (LON:WMH) had its price objective decreased by Peel Hunt from GBX 285 ($3.72) to GBX 254 ($3.32) in a research report...

6/27/2017

article William Hill to close online operations in Israel
(UK) -- William Hill is to close its online operations in Israel and reportedly lay off more than 200 of the company’s 250 employees based in Tel Aviv. Leaprate....

5/9/2017

article William Hill's betting shops are plodding, raising questions about their future
(UK) -- Bookies love to use sports metaphors when they report results. In that spirit, perhaps we should describe William Hill’s latest trading statement as...
article William Hill hails online growth after ‘positive’ start to 2017V
(UK) -- William Hill has cited ongoing growth within its online division as one of the key drivers behind a year-on-year increase in revenue during the 17 weeks to April...

4/28/2017

article Senior staff exit as William Hill restructures online arm
(New York) -- William Hill has confirmed that three senior members of staff have departed the company as it continues an overhaul of its online division. Stuart Watson...

4/24/2017

article William Hill PR director leaving after nearly half a century of service
(UK) -- After 45 years with the bookmaker, public relations guru Graham Sharpe is leaving United Kingdom-based William Hill. Sharpe, who in March 1972 signed on with the...

3/30/2017

article William Hill Appoints Ruth Prior as CFO to Mend Profitability
(UK) -- Gambling operator William Hill today announced that Ruth Prior will replace Philip Bowcock as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Bowcock has recently been appointed as...

3/25/2017

article Stories of Old Nevada: The Pyramid Lake Indian Wars, Part 1: Williams Station Massacre
(Nevada) -- This is the first in a series of articles about some of the most tragic events in the history of Nevada. About once a month, I will send out a story to...

3/23/2017

article William Hill to remove services from Poland
(Poland) -- After reporting yearly revenues back in February and citing a ‘challenging year’ for 2016, sports betting company William Hill has now decided to...

3/14/2017

article William Hill tests ‘interactive shop windows’ for Cheltenham 2017
(UK) -- Bringing innovation and player engagement to its retail betting shops, bookmaker William Hill has launched a series of interactive shop window takeovers...

3/10/2017

article William Hill's new boss must make the best of a difficult hand
(UK) -- What might work in the favour of Philip Bowcock, who wasn't at the top of the short list, is that expectations are not high. He'll be seen as a winner if...

3/5/2017

article William Hill to Up Its Game in Australia Gambling Market
(Australia) -- Australia is one of the largest digital gambling markets outside the UK, said British bookmaker William Hill this week, and as such it will be upping its...

3/2/2017

article William Hill interim boss hails turnaround
(UK) -- The interim chief executive at William Hill said the uncertainty over who would fill the vacancy at the top of the company had not diverted the attention of the...

2/25/2017

article William Hill releases financial results for “a challenging year”
(UK) -- Global online gaming and sportsbetting giant William Hill has released its financial results for 2016 showing that “a challenging year” had produced...

2/24/2017

article William Hill Ends 2016 with Profit at Bottom End of Guided Range
(UK) -- Major UK gaming and sports betting operator William Hill today announced its financial results for the 52 weeks ended December 27, 2016. The company generated...
article William Hill's potential next CEO backs curbs on TV gambling adverts
(UK) -- The man tipped to lead the UK’s second-biggest bookmaker has broken ranks with the industry by offering support for a curb on TV gambling adverts.

2/13/2017

article William Hill’s Largest Shareholder Demands Sale of Gambling Company
(UK) -- Parvus Asset Management, a London-based hedge fund that controls 14.3 percent of the UK bookmaking and gambling company, is reportedly pushing William Hill to...

1/5/2017

article William Hill Rehabilitates Australian Centrebet Brand
(Australia) -- William Hill’s Australian business announced earlier this week that it has decided to resuscitate the Centrebet brand just shortly after it had...

1/1/2017

article William Hill Leaves Czech Republic After New Gambling Regulations
(Czech Republic) -- Leading casino and sports betting operator, William Hill has decided to leave the Czech Republic Market right before new gambling laws went into...

12/29/2016

article William Hill exits Czech Republic as new licensing regime looms
(Czech Republic) -- UK bookmaker William Hill has exited the Czech Republic just days ahead of the market’s new online gambling regime taking effect. This month,...

11/19/2016

article William Hill to Take First Legal eSports Bets in US
(Las Vegas) -- William Hill’s sportsbook at Downtown Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada will be the first such venue to legally accept wagers on eSports...

11/14/2016

article William Hill raises profit forecast as online business recovers
(UK) -- William Hill said its full-year profits will be at the top end of forecasts, after the bookmaker’s troubled online business returned to growth in its third...

11/13/2016

article William Hill turns to Hollywood for new ‘fast’ commercial
(UK) -- UK Bookmaker, William Hill, has turned to the Hollywood Director Paul W. S. Anderson in a bid to move away from the ‘crass cliches’ that the gambling...

10/20/2016

article William Hill abandons gambling merger talks with Canada's Amaya
(UK) -- William Hill and Canadian online gambling company Amaya have abandoned merger talks, leaving the British bookmaker struggling to find a partner in a fast...

10/18/2016

article William Hill and Amaya Call Off £5-Billion Merger Talks
(UK) -- Gambling operators William Hill and Amaya announced today that they have scrapped plans for a £5-billion merger that would have created another industry...
article William Hill, Amaya drop short-lived gambling merger talks
(UK) -- William Hill (WMH.L) and Canadian online gambling company Amaya Inc (AYA.TO) (AYA.O) have abandoned merger talks, leaving the British bookmaker struggling to...

10/15/2016

article William Hill to press ahead with controversial merger talks
(UK) -- Bookmaker William Hill plans to continue talks over a multi-billion pound merger with Canadian online poker giant Amaya in defiance of opposition from its...

8/23/2016

article Rank seeks new deals after failed bid for William Hill
(UK) -- British casino operator Rank Group is still on the lookout for M&A opportunities after talks over a joint bid for William Hill ended last week, and will...
article EU vote 'no direct hit' to bingo owner
(UK) -- Rank, which recently pulled out of a joint bid with 888 for rival William Hill, said it will not be affected by the plunge in the pound as it is a predominantly...

8/20/2016

article 888 Holdings and Rank Group to no longer pursue merger with William Hill
(UK) -- Just days after their acquisition offer was turned down by William Hill, 888 Holdings and Rank Group have announced they will not be pursuing an attempt to...
article 888-Rank Ditches Pursuit of William Hill
(UK) -- 888 and Rank’s daring bid to acquire William Hill has collapsed following the bookmaking giant’s refusal to open negotiations. The consortium, formed...

8/18/2016

article Bookmakers Rank Group, 888 drop pursuit of rival William Hill
(UK) -- Casino and bingo hall operator Rank Group Plc (RNK.L) and online gambling company 888 Holdings Plc (888.L) ended efforts to take over rival British bookmaker...
article Rank and 888 end pursuit of William Hill
(UK) -- Rank Group, the casino and bingo hall operator, and the online gambling firm 888 Holdings have withdrawn their proposal to merge with rival William Hill. Rank...

8/16/2016

article William Hill rejects fresh takeover bid as 'meritless'
(UK) -- Betting giant William Hill has batted away a revised takeover approach from Rank Group and 888, saying it is “highly opportunistic” and “...

8/15/2016

article William Hill clashes with bidders over takeover offer
(UK) -- The gulf between William Hill and its suitors Rank Group and 888 has widened even further after a row erupted over how the mooted takeover should be valued,...
article William Hill rejects 888 and Rank's revised takeover approach
(UK) -- William Hill has rejected a revised takeover proposal worth more than £3bn from 888 Holdings and Rank Group, saying there was no merit in entering into...

8/14/2016

article All bets are off as Rank and 888 weigh up fresh bid for William Hill
(UK) -- Rank Group and 888 are weighing an improved bid for William Hill this weekend, as the chairman of Britain’s biggest bookmaker launched a fresh attack on...

8/11/2016

article William Hill in gambling takeover spat with Rank and 888
(UK) -- Bookmaker William Hill has again firmly rebuffed 888 Holdings and Rank Group, after the latter reiterated the case for their unsolicited £3.16bn offer.
article William Hill Upholds Resistance to Offer for U.K. Bookmaker
(UK) -- U.K. bookmaker William Hill Plc maintained its resistance to a 3.2 billion-pound ($4.2 billion) offer from 888 Holdings Plc and Rank Group Plc after the suitors...

8/10/2016

article 888 founder's son attacks William Hill for spurning takeover bid
(UK) -- A member of 888’s founding family has attacked William Hill for spurning the £3.2bn joint takeover bid it made with Rank Group, claiming the strongly...
article Rank Group, 888 would welcome talks with William Hill board
(UK) -- Casino and bingo hall operator Rank Group Plc and online gambling company 888 Holdings Plc said they would welcome an opportunity to talk with the board of...

8/9/2016

article William Hill rejects £3.2bn takeover bid from Rank and 888
(UK) -- William Hill has spurned a £3.2bn joint bid from smaller rivals Rank Group and 888 for “substantially” undervaluing the troubled bookmaker and...

7/30/2016

article William Hill ready to mount defence against raiders
(UK) -- Britain’s biggest bookie will this week set out its blueprint for fighting off a takeover by two smaller rivals. William Hill will unveil plans to...

7/26/2016

article Bookmaker William Hill confirms approach from Rank and 888
(UK) -- British bookmaker William Hill gave a frosty response to a proposed takeover bid from 888 Holdings and Rank Group on Monday, saying it saw little merit in the...

7/25/2016

article Rank Group and 888 Holdings Confirm Merger Talks and Interest in William Hill
(UK) -- After Casino News Daily reported on Sunday that major gambling operators The Rank Group and 888 Holdings are mulling a £2-billion tie-up, the two companies...
article William Hill - Approach from Rank Group and 888 Holdings
(UK) -- On 25 July William Hill announced that it had received a preliminary approach from online gambling group 888 Holdings and casino operator Rank Group. William...
article William Hill approached by 888 and Rank for gambling merger
(UK) -- UK betting firm William Hill has been approached by rival gambling companies 888 and Rank Group about a merger. William Hill said it would "listen to and...
article William Hill gives frosty response to Rank and 888 approach
(UK) -- British bookmaker William Hill (WMH.L) gave a frosty response to a proposed takeover bid from 888 Holdings (888.L) and Rank Group (RNK.L) on Monday, saying it...
article William Hill is lukewarm on ambitious three-way merger deal
(UK) -- William Hill has fired a shot across the bows of suitors Rank Group and 888 amid scepticism that the pair would be able to pull off an ambitious three-way tie-up...
article William Hill receives joint merger offer from 888 and Rank Group
(UK) -- William Hill has received a joint merger offer from rival gambling companies 888 Holdings and casino operator Rank Group. The UK bookmaker said it would "...
article European shares advance as Ryanair and William Hill surge
(UK) -- European stocks rose on Monday, with low-cost airline Ryanair climbing after it issued a bullish outlook while shares in William Hill surged on bid interest from...
article William Hill Australia To Launch Gambling Card As Hunt For New CEO Begins
(Australia) -- William Hill Australia is slapping down its bankroll on the prospect of a new top-up card for local customers. The UK giant, which operates online Down...
article William Hill jumps as rivals 888 and Rank make potential £3bn merger approach, but bookmaker gives suitors a frosty response
(UK) -- Betting group William Hill has been approached by online rival 888 Holdings and casinos operator Rank Group over a potential £3billion three-way merger...
article William Hill jumps as rivals 888 and Rank plot bid
(UK) -- Shares in William Hill have jumped after rivals 888 and Rank said they had joined forces to prepare a bid for the bookmaker. William Hill (WMH +) jumped 7.3% to...

7/24/2016

article 888 and Rank Group join forces to bid for William Hill
(UK) -- Online gambling group 888 Holdings and casino operator Rank Group (RNK.L) are joining forces with a view to making a bid for William Hill, the British bookmaker...
article Gambling groups Rank and 888 in takeover bid for William Hill
(UK) -- Gambling groups Rank Group and 888 Holdings are preparing a shock double bid for William Hill, Britain’s biggest bookmaker. Rank, which owns Mecca Bingo...

7/23/2016

article William Hill CEO Out Because Of Online Sports Betting Failures
(UK) -- The board of directors for UK sportsbook operator William Hill is replacing CEO James Henderson after two years on the job, because of struggling revenue for...

7/21/2016

article William Hill boss James Henderson leaves after falling at online betting and gambling hurdles
(UK) -- WILLIAM Hill has booted out chief executive James Henderson after he failed to get a hold on the galloping growth of online gambling. The horse-loving 54-year...

7/20/2016

article William Hill boss James Henderson abruptly departs after profit warnings
(UK) -- The boss of William Hill has abruptly left the beleaguered bookmaker after less than two years at the helm of the company. James Henderson, who only became chief...

5/18/2016

article Growth In Amounts Wagered Is A Win For William Hill US
(USA) -- William Hill, one of the world’s leading betting and gaming companies, has something to be happy about after reporting a trading update for the unaudited...

3/25/2016

article Online 'breathers' cause pain at William Hill
(UK) -- New rules making it easier for online gamblers to take a breather from their betting accounts are hurting profit at William Hill Plc, and the pain is set to...

3/23/2016

article Online Gaming Timeouts Add to William Hill's Cheltenham Pain
(UK) -- New rules making it easier for online gamblers to take a breather from their betting accounts are hurting profit at William Hill Plc, and the pain is set to...
article William Hill: Betting firm complains 'panic button' allowing gamblers to take break is hurting profits
(UK) -- A “panic button” making it easier for problem gamblers to take a break from online betting by locking their accounts has damaged the profits of...

3/11/2016

article William Hill’s innovation chief steps down
(UK) -- Jamie Hart, director of innovation and customer experience at William Hill, has confirmed his exit from the company. Hart was in his second spell with William...

2/26/2016

article William Hill to install self-service betting points in all its shops as profits 22% fall due to higher gambling taxes
(UK) -- William Hill is to put self-service betting terminals in to every one of its 2,370 shops by the end of the year. The bookmaker announced bold plans to boost its...

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