Tag Archives: UK Tote
- Hong Kong Jockey Club inks UK Tote commingling deal
November 16, 2016
The Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) has ensured its massive betting pools grow even larger after inking a commingling deal with the UK Tote. On Tuesday, the HKJC announced that UK punters would be able to place wagers on the HKJC’s pari-mutuel tote pools starting with Wednesday’s race meeting at...
- Fantasy Football to Earn Real Cash for Football Clubs
April 9, 2013
Hot on the heels of announcing partnerships with the UK Tote and Goal.com, TotelFootball is pleased to unveil its latest product innovation which enables football clubs of all sizes to fundraise in a fun and exciting manner. TotelFootball operates a service which brings the excitement of pool betting to the...
- British racing to shed 80 fixtures; Fred Done says gambling is entertainment
August 20, 2011
The British Horseracing Authority will prune at least 80 fixtures from its 2012 schedule. The BHA recently announced it will cap 2012’s race meetings at 1,400, compared to 1,480 in 2011 and 1,503 in 2010. The amount of the 2012 horseracing Levy will be determined at the next Levy Board...
- Private equity backing Broughton’s Tote bid; William Hill’s luckiest punter ever
May 20, 2011
Sir Martin Broughton’s Tote bid just got a serious shot in the arm from private equity firm Oakley Capital. Oakley, whose assets include the Time Out publications, has agreed to underwrite Sir Martin’s bid for the Tote. If the bid is successful, Oakley intends to take a 25% stake in...
- Betfred and SIP differ on directions for UK Tote
May 18, 2011
Betfred is watering at the mouth as they near a final decision on whether they will be able to acquire the UK Tote. Betfred has confirmed that it is ready to enter into a binding agreement to acquire the Tote at a cash offer of close to £200m. Betfred, the...
- Gala Coral still in Tote hunt; UK horses shocked; French reject favoritism claims
February 13, 2011
Contrary to reports earlier in the week, Gala Coral has not dropped out of the hunt to acquire the UK Tote. Sources close to Gala told the Daily Mail that they believe the false info originated from within the Tote itself – from employees fearful for their jobs if the...
PMU told to change their name
February 2, 2011
Betfred, Ascot Racecourse ink pool betting deal
April 4, 2017
Gala Coral earnings rise on “outstanding year” from online operations
November 21, 2014