William Hill PLC (WMH.L)
12 Nov 2018
* Shares fall as much as 9 pct (Adds background, comments, shares)
Nov 6 British bookmaker William Hill Plc on Tuesday forecast lower full-year operating profit, as the company's retail business continued to be challenged by deteriorating conditions on the high street.
William Hill Plc has offered to buy Swedish-listed Mr Green & Co AB (MRG) for around $308 million as the British gambling company expands its digital businesses and strengthens its European operations ahead of Brexit.
* Gambling companies had been looking to U.S. for growth (Adds details, background, shares)
Oct 31 British gaming and betting company William Hill Plc said on Wednesday that it offered to buy Sweden-based gaming company Mr Green & Co AB for SEK 2.82 billion ($307.40 million).
* CEO sees positive impact on results from deal (Adds shares, context on betting industry, CEO, analysts comments)
Sept 5 Betting company William Hill Plc has agreed to pay $50 million in stock and a 20 percent stake in its U.S. business to form a 25-year sports betting partnership with U.S. casino operator Eldorado Resorts Inc, the companies said on Wednesday, confirming an overnight media report.
Sept 5 Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 15 points lower at 7,443 on Wednesday, according to financial bookmakers. * BHP: Global miner BHP has agreed a $35.2 million deal for a 6.1 percent stake in SolGold PLC, giving it a share in the promising Cascabel copper-gold project in Ecuador after missing out in an earlier attempt. * WILLIAM HILL: Betting company William Hill Plc's U.S. gambling unit is forming a joint venture with U.S casino operator Eldora
Betting company William Hill Plc's U.S. gambling unit is forming a joint venture with U.S casino operator Eldorado Resorts Inc as the British company plans to further expand into the U.S. sports gambling market, Sky News reported on Tuesday.
Sept 4 Betting company William Hill Plc's U.S. gambling unit is forming a joint venture with U.S casino operator Eldorado Resorts Inc as the British company plans to further expand into the U.S. sports gambling market, Sky News reported on Tuesday.