Tag Archives: Ralph Topping
- James Henderson tipped to succeed Ralph Topping as William Hill CEO
June 7, 2014
UK bookies William Hill are poised to announce their selection to replace outgoing CEO Ralph Topping (pictured far right). On Saturday, This Is Money reported that James Henderson (pictured near right), a 29-year Hills veteran and its current director of operations, has been tipped to lead the iconic UK bookmaker...
- Is opposing the UK government on POCT a bad idea?
April 10, 2014
There are several reasons that can be picked for either side of the Point of Consumption Tax debate. For the UK government it must have been incredibly frustrating for so much revenue (reportedly around £250m per year) to pass from their shores while they saw none of it and for...
- William Hill Boss and Culture Secretary in Agreement Over Proposed Changes in Gambling Legislation
March 4, 2014
William Hill boss Ralph Topping agrees with the Culture Secretary Maria Miller’s view that the UK Gambling Industry needs to make some mandatory changes for the betterment of the nations children and those vulnerable to problem gambling. Is enough being done to protect the vulnerable from the harm that gambling...
- William Hill earns 48% of profits from online and Australia in 2013
February 28, 2014
UK bookies William Hill released their official 2013 report card on Friday, broadly matching the trading update they provided in January. Revenue rose 18% to £1.48b, with retail revenue up 10% to £907m and online rising 12% to £446.3m. Operating profit rose 3% to £335m, 48% of which came via...
- Bet retail or Ralph Topping will shoot this dog
February 23, 2014
Apparently tired of being treated like the small burrowing mammal in a game of whack-a-mole, the heads of five of the UK’s top betting firms have penned a joint letter defending their right to open betting shops and to stock those shops with fixed-odds betting terminals (FOBT). On Saturday, the...
- William Hill on CEO Hunt and Playtech to Pay Special Dividend
February 21, 2014
William Hill step up their search for a new CEO as reports suggest Ralph Topping may step down as early as the end of the year, and Playtech have decided to pay their shareholders a special dividend. William Hill have been forced to announce details of their search for a...
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