Tag Archives: William Hill Online
- 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...
- Playtech reports healthy H1, ponders how to spend €576m cash pile
August 29, 2013
Online gambling software provider Playtech PLC saw revenue rise 15% to €176.8m in H1 2013, despite this period containing only 3.5 months of contributions from the William Hill Online (WHO) joint venture. Playtech shed its 29% WHO stake in the spring after Hills’ CEO Ralph Topping tired of his junior...
- William Hill revenue up 20% on mobile, online strength
August 2, 2013
UK bookies William Hill saw revenues rise 20% to £751.6m in the first half of 2013, thanks to continued strength in both online and mobile wagering. Hills’ pre-tax profit was up a mere £300k to £143.6m as the company dealt with the combined £900m hangover from this spring's Sportingbet acquisition...
- MODQs – Will the cloud cause casino integration?
June 18, 2013
Grosvenor Casinos in the UK have taken a significant step in the evolution of land based casinos this month as they launched with the IGT Cloud system. The move signifies an increased reliance on technology and the internet with the system designed to provide users with a more personalised game...
- Ralph Topping To Lead William Hill Into 2015
May 15, 2013
The most recent entry of Ralph Topping’s personal blog is a wonderful collection of words on the former Manchester United and Scotland manager Sir Alex Ferguson. Two of Topping’s passions are Scotland and football, and as the non-executive Chairman of the Scottish Premier League (SPL), you can understand why his...
- Where will Playtech Look to Splash the Cash?
May 1, 2013
Things are looking pretty good for Playtech and anyone who is lucky enough to have any kind of shareholding in the software company at the moment. Last week’s first quarter results showed that the company has already gone some way to building on their considerable 2012 success with gross income...
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September 19, 2017