Tag Archives: 888 Holdings
- 888 Holdings shares dip as co-founder’s family sells out
October 4, 2017
UK-listed online gambling operator 888 Holdings’ share price tumbled on Wednesday after the family of one of its founders sold their entire stake in the company. On Wednesday, the O Shaked Shares Trust, which represents the family of deceased 888 co-founder Aharon Shaked, sold 46.3m shares in the company, which...
- UK watchdog spanks four online operators for affiliate advertorial
September 13, 2017
The UK-facing online gambling affiliate industry is facing a fresh assault after the local advertising watchdog upheld complaints against four operators’ affiliate-created promotional content. On Wednesday, the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) upheld complaints against marketing content created by an affiliate working for 888 Holdings, Ladbrokes, Sky Betting & Gaming and...
- 888 swings to $17M net loss on UKGC fine, German tax provision
September 5, 2017
British online gaming company 888 Holdings posted a US$17 million net loss in the first half of the year on exceptional charges of $50.8 million, including a settlement with the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC). In a regulatory filing, 888 reported that the UKGC’s record £7.8 million (US$10 million) fine and...
- 888 fine is a sign of its long term success
Nothing shows that you hit the big leagues like a nice relaxing government fine for committing what politicians have decided is a “crime”. The business of avoiding pretend crimes can be humorous and only slightly annoying in the best case. Think those repetitive disclaimers about forward-looking statements CEOs have to...
- 888 slapped with record $10M fine for failure to protect problem gamblers
August 31, 2017
The UK Gambling Commission has slapped online gambling operator 888 Holdings Plc. with a record £7.8 million (US$10 million) for failing to stop problem gamblers using its services. In an announcement posted on its website on Thursday, the British gambling watchdog found 888 liable for allowing over 7,000 customers who...
- Kambi Group plc signs long-term contract extension with 888 Holdings
July 26, 2017
Two parties commit to fresh multi-year deal as Kambi-powered operators record 16% Q2 turnover growth Kambi Group plc has this morning announced a long-term extension of its contract with 888 Holdings, a deal which will see Kambi continue to provide its premium Sportsbook and technology services to the operator’s leading...
888’s 2016: casino and sports good, poker and bingo bad
March 21, 2017
888 doubles in 27 months, and can double again
April 25, 2017
UKGC investigation spooks 888 Holdings’ shareholders
May 15, 2017
888 co-founder’s family sells £108m worth of stock
June 4, 2017