Tag Archives: takeover
- Betfair targeted for takeover by CVC Capital Partners
April 13, 2013
UK-based online betting exchange Betfair is being targeted for a takeover by private equity group CVC Capital Partners, according to a report by Sky News’ City Editor Mark Kleinman. However, Kleinman reported that CVC has neither approached Betfair’s board of directors regarding the potential takeover nor lined up the necessary...
- Sportingbet shareholders approve takeover by William Hill, GVC
February 22, 2013
Shareholders of both Sportingbet PLC and GVC Holdings have approved the joint bid by GVC and UK bookie William Hill to acquire Sportingbet for cash and shares worth £492.5m. At Thursday’s General Meeting, Sportingbet chairman Peter Dicks announced the results of a vote at the company’s Court Meeting, in which...
- Lads head turned by new beau. Will they be jilted once again?
January 7, 2013
Ladbrokes are making sure that every dog indeed has its day with yet another round of takeover talks, this time with betting exchange Betdaq. A statement from the bookie confirmed they are engaged in “discussions regarding a potential future acquisition” and that negotiations are “ongoing” with “no certainty that an...
- William Hill/GVC/Sportingbet reach agreement on threesome terms
October 16, 2012
News has emerged this morning that William Hill, and GVC Holdings, have come to an agreement with Sportingbet to takeover the company. Sportingbet released a statement this morning that stated the three parties had “reached agreement regarding a revised, increased proposal” that will see the entire issued share capital handed...
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