Tag Archives: shareholders
- Would You Invest in Caesars?
July 29, 2013
[polldaddy poll=7258301] Last week, Vince Martin talked about the recent decision of Caesars Entertainment to spin-off part-ownership of its interactive assets into a new publicly traded company that will be known as Caesars Acquisition Corporation. Because of this, in the last poll, we asked our readers if they would invest...
- Europe news: bwin.party avoid shareholder revolt; Poker networks sign up Spaniards; Serbia to regulate soon
June 8, 2012
Bwin.party digital entertainment is the latest firm to survive the march of the shareholders with their renumeration report passing the AGM with flying colours. Lower than eight per cent of shareholders disagreed with the money being paid to Mr Ryan and Mr Teufelberger with 92.36 percent agreeing that the wonga...
- LGA to set up fund; Gala Coral team up with tabloid; 888 pay approved
May 17, 2012
Malta’s Lotteries and Gaming Authority is on track to develop a Responsible Gaming Fund that would help fund responsible gaming advertising campaigns. Times of Malta report that finance minister Tonio French told them final details are still to be discussed by the cabinet and it’s believed that gaming industry firms...
- Hills shareholders express disquiet over Topping pay
May 8, 2012
Shareholders at William Hill are considering rejecting the retention bonus awarded to the firm’s chief executive. The firm gathered for their annual general meeting (AGM) later today and many are of the belief Hills will mirror a number of other stock market firms in rejecting bonuses. Ralph Topping was gifted...
- Betfair shareholder concerns prompt warning
September 9, 2011
Alarm bells were already ringing in the distance when Betfair released its first annual report since floating on the stock exchange in October of last year. That was before you delved into the report and found out that certain high-ranking members of staff had been awarded bonuses under the controversial...
- Shareholder revolt spreads to Ladbrokes; alcoholic sets bet shop ablaze
May 14, 2011
Perhaps inspired by the one-third of William Hill shareholders who balked at raising CEO Ralph Topping’s pay packet, over 40% of Ladbrokes’ shareholders have expressed their dismay at the fat checks its executives have been awarding themselves of late. Raising particular ire was the £350k retention bonus handed to Brian...
Ex-Ladbrokes Australia boss to roll-out new online lottery
September 4, 2017
Ladbrokes Australia fined (again) for inducing gamblers
April 7, 2017