Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom William Hill PLC https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom William Hill PLC RSS feed en Wed, 05 Aug 2020 20:26:36 +0100 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Genera CMS action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) action@proactiveinvestors.com (Proactiveinvestors) William Hill pays back furlough funds, closes more shops after up and down half-year https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/925869/william-hill-pays-back-furlough-funds-closes-more-shops-after-up-and-down-half-year-925869.html Wed, 05 Aug 2020 10:44:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/925869/william-hill-pays-back-furlough-funds-closes-more-shops-after-up-and-down-half-year-925869.html Interims across diverse sectors on Wednesday with William Hill, SEGRO, Legal & General numbers on tap https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/925791/interims-across-diverse-sectors-on-wednesday-with-william-hill-segro-legal--general-numbers-on-tap-925791.html Wed, 05 Aug 2020 05:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/925791/interims-across-diverse-sectors-on-wednesday-with-william-hill-segro-legal--general-numbers-on-tap-925791.html William Hill upped to ‘buy’ by Deutsche Bank as US operations look promising https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/925777/william-hill-upped-to-buy-by-deutsche-bank-as-us-operations-look-promising-925777.html Tue, 04 Aug 2020 09:41:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/925777/william-hill-upped-to-buy-by-deutsche-bank-as-us-operations-look-promising-925777.html JP Morgan upgrades William Hill after placing boost https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/922334/jp-morgan-upgrades-william-hill-after-placing-boost-922334.html Fri, 19 Jun 2020 10:42:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/922334/jp-morgan-upgrades-william-hill-after-placing-boost-922334.html FTSE 100 closes in positive territory with miners in support https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/919660/ftse-100-closes-in-positive-territory-with-miners-in-support-919660.html Fri, 15 May 2020 16:07:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/919660/ftse-100-closes-in-positive-territory-with-miners-in-support-919660.html William Hill cuts cash burn as punters discover delights of table tennis during coronavirus pandemic https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/919667/william-hill-cuts-cash-burn-as-punters-discover-delights-of-table-tennis-during-coronavirus-pandemic-919667.html Fri, 15 May 2020 09:17:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/919667/william-hill-cuts-cash-burn-as-punters-discover-delights-of-table-tennis-during-coronavirus-pandemic-919667.html William Hill to close out the week with trading update https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/919582/william-hill-to-close-out-the-week-with-trading-update-919582.html Fri, 15 May 2020 05:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/919582/william-hill-to-close-out-the-week-with-trading-update-919582.html William Hill upped to ‘outperform’ as RBC says stock offers ‘largest upside’ but also highest risk https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/917025/william-hill-upped-to-outperform-as-rbc-says-stock-offers-largest-upside-but-also-highest-risk-917025.html Thu, 09 Apr 2020 09:45:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/917025/william-hill-upped-to-outperform-as-rbc-says-stock-offers-largest-upside-but-also-highest-risk-917025.html William Hill picks up key execs from National Express and Flutter https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/916462/william-hill-picks-up-key-execs-from-national-express-and-flutter-916462.html Thu, 02 Apr 2020 08:31:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/916462/william-hill-picks-up-key-execs-from-national-express-and-flutter-916462.html William Hill shares fall as British bookie confirms drop in revenue and profit https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/913712/william-hill-shares-fall-as-british-bookie-confirms-drop-in-revenue-and-profit-913712.html Wed, 26 Feb 2020 08:47:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/913712/william-hill-shares-fall-as-british-bookie-confirms-drop-in-revenue-and-profit-913712.html William Hill poaches chief financial officer from DS Smith https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/913035/william-hill-poaches-chief-financial-officer-from-ds-smith-913035.html Mon, 17 Feb 2020 08:45:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/913035/william-hill-poaches-chief-financial-officer-from-ds-smith-913035.html William Hill teams up with CBS to insert betting info into sports content https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/912623/william-hill-teams-up-with-cbs-to-insert-betting-info-into-sports-content-912623.html Tue, 11 Feb 2020 07:32:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/912623/william-hill-teams-up-with-cbs-to-insert-betting-info-into-sports-content-912623.html Gaming stocks are a gamble amid regulation crackdown - UBS https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/910908/gaming-stocks-are-a-gamble-amid-regulation-crackdown---ubs-910908.html Fri, 17 Jan 2020 10:43:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/910908/gaming-stocks-are-a-gamble-amid-regulation-crackdown---ubs-910908.html William Hill beats profits forecasts after friendly sports results https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/910425/william-hill-beats-profits-forecasts-after-friendly-sports-results-910425.html Mon, 13 Jan 2020 09:29:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/910425/william-hill-beats-profits-forecasts-after-friendly-sports-results-910425.html William Hill downgraded to ‘hold’ by Deutsche Bank after challenging year https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/910364/william-hill-downgraded-to-hold-by-deutsche-bank-after-challenging-year-910364.html Fri, 10 Jan 2020 12:50:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/910364/william-hill-downgraded-to-hold-by-deutsche-bank-after-challenging-year-910364.html William Hill says bookmaking trends improving following mass shop closure https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/907539/william-hill-says-bookmaking-trends-improving-following-mass-shop-closure-907539.html Thu, 21 Nov 2019 08:54:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/907539/william-hill-says-bookmaking-trends-improving-following-mass-shop-closure-907539.html William Hill CEO Philip Bowcock to step down as bookmaker adjusts to regulatory crackdown https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/902089/william-hill-ceo-philip-bowcock-to-step-down-as-bookmaker-adjusts-to-regulatory-crackdown-902089.html Thu, 05 Sep 2019 06:47:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/902089/william-hill-ceo-philip-bowcock-to-step-down-as-bookmaker-adjusts-to-regulatory-crackdown-902089.html FTSE 100 closes in red as Trump and trade worries take centre stage again https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900426/ftse-100-closes-in-red-as-trump-and-trade-worries-take-centre-stage-again-900426.html Fri, 09 Aug 2019 16:20:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900426/ftse-100-closes-in-red-as-trump-and-trade-worries-take-centre-stage-again-900426.html William Hill profits squeezed by regulations but overseas and digital prospects grow https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900439/william-hill-profits-squeezed-by-regulations-but-overseas-and-digital-prospects-grow-900439.html Fri, 09 Aug 2019 09:03:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900439/william-hill-profits-squeezed-by-regulations-but-overseas-and-digital-prospects-grow-900439.html William Hill to post weaker earnings after betting machines crackdown https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900371/william-hill-to-post-weaker-earnings-after-betting-machines-crackdown-900371.html Fri, 09 Aug 2019 05:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/900371/william-hill-to-post-weaker-earnings-after-betting-machines-crackdown-900371.html William Hill blames UK government as it unveils plans to close 700 high street stores https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/223358/william-hill-blames-uk-government-as-it-unveils-plans-to-close-700-high-street-stores-223358.html Thu, 04 Jul 2019 10:00:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/223358/william-hill-blames-uk-government-as-it-unveils-plans-to-close-700-high-street-stores-223358.html William Hill stumbles on reports of failed Caesars Entertainment takeover bid https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/221379/william-hill-stumbles-on-reports-of-failed-caesars-entertainment-takeover-bid-221379.html Mon, 03 Jun 2019 08:19:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/221379/william-hill-stumbles-on-reports-of-failed-caesars-entertainment-takeover-bid-221379.html William Hill says full-year outlook remains in line with expectations assuming normalised gross win margins https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/220287/william-hill-says-full-year-outlook-remains-in-line-with-expectations-assuming-normalised-gross-win-margins-220287.html Wed, 15 May 2019 07:07:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/220287/william-hill-says-full-year-outlook-remains-in-line-with-expectations-assuming-normalised-gross-win-margins-220287.html William Hill, GVC, Paddy Power Betfair shares tank on call for mandatory tax to combat gambling addiction https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/219974/william-hill-gvc-paddy-power-betfair-shares-tank-on-call-for-mandatory-tax-to-combat-gambling-addiction-219974.html Thu, 09 May 2019 12:12:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/219974/william-hill-gvc-paddy-power-betfair-shares-tank-on-call-for-mandatory-tax-to-combat-gambling-addiction-219974.html William Hill pays out US$1.2mln to lucky punter who backed Tiger Woods https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/218582/william-hill-pays-out-us12mln-to-lucky-punter-who-backed-tiger-woods-218582.html Mon, 15 Apr 2019 09:54:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/218582/william-hill-pays-out-us12mln-to-lucky-punter-who-backed-tiger-woods-218582.html William Hill falls to huge loss as it writes down value of UK retail business by £900mln https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215594/william-hill-falls-to-huge-loss-as-it-writes-down-value-of-uk-retail-business-by-900mln-215594.html Fri, 01 Mar 2019 08:04:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/215594/william-hill-falls-to-huge-loss-as-it-writes-down-value-of-uk-retail-business-by-900mln-215594.html Numbers come up for William Hill, GVC and Paddy Power as brokers turn positive on bookies https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/213896/numbers-come-up-for-william-hill-gvc-and-paddy-power-as-brokers-turn-positive-on-bookies-213896.html Mon, 04 Feb 2019 11:21:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/213896/numbers-come-up-for-william-hill-gvc-and-paddy-power-as-brokers-turn-positive-on-bookies-213896.html William Hill blames UK high street as annual profits plunge https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/212951/william-hill-blames-uk-high-street-as-annual-profits-plunge-212951.html Mon, 21 Jan 2019 10:15:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/212951/william-hill-blames-uk-high-street-as-annual-profits-plunge-212951.html William Hill ripe to be a takeover target after intense 2018 hits shares, says Berenberg https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/212785/william-hill-ripe-to-be-a-takeover-target-after-intense-2018-hits-shares-says-berenberg-212785.html Thu, 17 Jan 2019 11:42:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/212785/william-hill-ripe-to-be-a-takeover-target-after-intense-2018-hits-shares-says-berenberg-212785.html Shares in UK bookmakers rocked by potential US ban on online betting https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/212624/shares-in-uk-bookmakers-rocked-by-potential-us-ban-on-online-betting-212624.html Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:51:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/212624/shares-in-uk-bookmakers-rocked-by-potential-us-ban-on-online-betting-212624.html William Hill picks up 4.7% of shares in Mr Green & Co https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208942/william-hill-picks-up-47-of-shares-in-mr-green-co-208942.html Fri, 09 Nov 2018 15:48:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208942/william-hill-picks-up-47-of-shares-in-mr-green-co-208942.html Tax hikes, regulatory changes and “customer-friendly” results to dent William Hill’s short-term profitability https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208596/tax-hikes-regulatory-changes-and-customer-friendly-results-to-dent-william-hills-short-term-profitability-208596.html Tue, 06 Nov 2018 08:42:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208596/tax-hikes-regulatory-changes-and-customer-friendly-results-to-dent-william-hills-short-term-profitability-208596.html Morgan Stanley ups William Hill to ‘overweight’ from ‘equal-weight’ on valuation grounds after cutting target https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208244/morgan-stanley-ups-william-hill-to-overweight-from-equal-weight-on-valuation-grounds-after-cutting-target-208244.html Wed, 31 Oct 2018 13:20:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208244/morgan-stanley-ups-william-hill-to-overweight-from-equal-weight-on-valuation-grounds-after-cutting-target-208244.html William Hill offers to buy Swedish online gaming firm Mr Green & Co https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208206/william-hill-offers-to-buy-swedish-online-gaming-firm-mr-green-co-208206.html Wed, 31 Oct 2018 08:04:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/208206/william-hill-offers-to-buy-swedish-online-gaming-firm-mr-green-co-208206.html William Hill becomes latest UK bookmaker to target the lucrative US market https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/204236/william-hill-becomes-latest-uk-bookmaker-to-target-the-lucrative-us-market-204236.html Wed, 05 Sep 2018 12:05:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/204236/william-hill-becomes-latest-uk-bookmaker-to-target-the-lucrative-us-market-204236.html William Hill makes big move into the US with Eldorado Resorts tie-up https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/204199/william-hill-makes-big-move-into-the-us-with-eldorado-resorts-tie-up-204199.html Wed, 05 Sep 2018 06:45:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/204199/william-hill-makes-big-move-into-the-us-with-eldorado-resorts-tie-up-204199.html William Hill worth a punt after recent underperformance https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/202371/william-hill-worth-a-punt-after-recent-underperformance-202371.html Tue, 07 Aug 2018 10:48:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/202371/william-hill-worth-a-punt-after-recent-underperformance-202371.html William Hill takes huge betting shop write-down as fixed odds crackdown prompts 'cultural change' https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/202187/william-hill-takes-huge-betting-shop-write-down-as-fixed-odds-crackdown-prompts-cultural-change--202187.html Fri, 03 Aug 2018 10:15:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/202187/william-hill-takes-huge-betting-shop-write-down-as-fixed-odds-crackdown-prompts-cultural-change--202187.html Bookies recover poise as UK government's worst case cut in FOBTs maximum stake was expected https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/197165/bookies-recover-poise-as-uk-government-s-worst-case-cut-in-fobts-maximum-stake-was-expected-197165.html Thu, 17 May 2018 13:40:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/197165/bookies-recover-poise-as-uk-government-s-worst-case-cut-in-fobts-maximum-stake-was-expected-197165.html US gambling shake-up stakes: the runners and riders https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/197117/us-gambling-shake-up-stakes-the-runners-and-riders-197117.html Wed, 16 May 2018 12:36:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/197117/us-gambling-shake-up-stakes-the-runners-and-riders-197117.html William Hill raises jobs fears over gaming machines decision https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/197012/william-hill-raises-jobs-fears-over-gaming-machines-decision-197012.html Tue, 15 May 2018 11:39:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/197012/william-hill-raises-jobs-fears-over-gaming-machines-decision-197012.html William Hill enjoys the favour of the sporting gods https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/196536/william-hill-enjoys-the-favour-of-the-sporting-gods-196536.html Tue, 08 May 2018 11:43:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/196536/william-hill-enjoys-the-favour-of-the-sporting-gods-196536.html William Hill and Labrokes rally on regulator's better-than-feared proposal on FOBT stakes https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/193373/william-hill-and-labrokes-rally-on-regulator-s-better-than-feared-proposal-on-fobt-stakes-193373.html Mon, 19 Mar 2018 09:33:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/193373/william-hill-and-labrokes-rally-on-regulator-s-better-than-feared-proposal-on-fobt-stakes-193373.html William Hill agrees to sell Australian business https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/192652/william-hill-agrees-to-sell-australian-business-192652.html Tue, 06 Mar 2018 07:43:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/192652/william-hill-agrees-to-sell-australian-business-192652.html William Hill slides into loss after charges and impairments https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/192102/william-hill-slides-into-loss-after-charges-and-impairments-192102.html Fri, 23 Feb 2018 07:52:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/192102/william-hill-slides-into-loss-after-charges-and-impairments-192102.html William Hill PLC hit by £6.2mln fine by The Gambling Commission https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/191894/william-hill-plc-hit-by-62mln-fine-by-the-gambling-commission-191894.html Tue, 20 Feb 2018 09:13:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/191894/william-hill-plc-hit-by-62mln-fine-by-the-gambling-commission-191894.html William Hill and Ladbrokes Coral shares plunge on fixed-odd betting review concerns https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/190371/william-hill-and-ladbrokes-coral-shares-plunge-on-fixed-odd-betting-review-concerns-190371.html Mon, 22 Jan 2018 15:00:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/190371/william-hill-and-ladbrokes-coral-shares-plunge-on-fixed-odd-betting-review-concerns-190371.html William Hill kicks off strategic review of Australia business after regulatory clampdown https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/190003/william-hill-kicks-off-strategic-review-of-australia-business-after-regulatory-clampdown-190003.html Mon, 15 Jan 2018 08:52:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/190003/william-hill-kicks-off-strategic-review-of-australia-business-after-regulatory-clampdown-190003.html William Hill worth a modest punt according to Credit Suisse https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/189874/william-hill-worth-a-modest-punt-according-to-credit-suisse-189874.html Thu, 11 Jan 2018 10:32:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/189874/william-hill-worth-a-modest-punt-according-to-credit-suisse-189874.html William Hill names Roger Devlin as chairman designate with effect from 1 February https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/189069/William-Hill-names-Roger-Devlin-as-chairman-designate-with-effect-from-1-February-189069.html Wed, 20 Dec 2017 07:49:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/189069/William-Hill-names-Roger-Devlin-as-chairman-designate-with-effect-from-1-February-189069.html William Hill up after reaching deal to unconditionally support Scientific Games' takeover of NYX https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/188423/william-hill-up-after-reaching-deal-to-unconditionally-support-scientific-games-takeover-of-nyx-188423.html Thu, 07 Dec 2017 09:14:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/188423/william-hill-up-after-reaching-deal-to-unconditionally-support-scientific-games-takeover-of-nyx-188423.html William Hill in merger talks with Australian rival CrownBet https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/187752/william-hill-in-merger-talks-with-australian-rival-crownbet-187752.html Fri, 24 Nov 2017 14:50:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/187752/william-hill-in-merger-talks-with-australian-rival-crownbet-187752.html William Hill on track to meet full year market forecasts but regulatory challenges loom https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/187501/william-hill-on-track-to-meet-full-year-market-forecasts-but-regulatory-challenges-loom-187501.html Mon, 20 Nov 2017 09:38:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/187501/william-hill-on-track-to-meet-full-year-market-forecasts-but-regulatory-challenges-loom-187501.html Progress at William Hill masked by unhelpful sporting results https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/181822/progress-at-william-hill-masked-by-unhelpful-sporting-results-181822.html Wed, 02 Aug 2017 09:57:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/181822/progress-at-william-hill-masked-by-unhelpful-sporting-results-181822.html UK bookmakers weak as UBS highlights some risks for the sector in the wake of the hung parliament vote https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/179024/uk-bookmakers-weak-as-ubs-highlights-some-risks-for-the-sector-in-the-wake-of-the-hung-parliament-vote-179024.html Fri, 09 Jun 2017 09:49:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/179024/uk-bookmakers-weak-as-ubs-highlights-some-risks-for-the-sector-in-the-wake-of-the-hung-parliament-vote-179024.html William Hill reports strong start to the year on favourable Cheltenham and Aintree horseracing resutls https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/177491/william-hill-reports-strong-start-to-the-year-on-favourable-cheltenham-and-aintree-horseracing-resutls-177491.html Tue, 09 May 2017 06:47:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/177491/william-hill-reports-strong-start-to-the-year-on-favourable-cheltenham-and-aintree-horseracing-resutls-177491.html Bookmaker William Hill confirms appointment of Philip Bowcock as its chief executive officer https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/174593/bookmaker-william-hill-confirms-appointment-of-philip-bowcock-as-its-chief-executive-officer-174593.html Fri, 10 Mar 2017 07:29:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/174593/bookmaker-william-hill-confirms-appointment-of-philip-bowcock-as-its-chief-executive-officer-174593.html William Hill is one-paced suggests HSBC https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/173927/william-hill-is-one-paced-suggests-hsbc-173927.html Tue, 28 Feb 2017 14:04:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/173927/william-hill-is-one-paced-suggests-hsbc-173927.html William Hill beats the handicap with full-year profits https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/173671/william-hill-beats-the-handicap-with-full-year-profits-173671.html Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:38:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/173671/william-hill-beats-the-handicap-with-full-year-profits-173671.html Bookmakers take a bashing as HSBC downgrades ratings for the big three-listed firms in cautious sector review https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/173193/bookmakers-take-a-bashing-as-hsbc-downgrades-ratings-for-the-big-three-listed-firms-in-cautious-sector-review-173193.html Wed, 15 Feb 2017 10:41:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/173193/bookmakers-take-a-bashing-as-hsbc-downgrades-ratings-for-the-big-three-listed-firms-in-cautious-sector-review-173193.html William Hill supported by broker upgrade after betting shops field trip https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/172617/william-hill-supported-by-broker-upgrade-after-betting-shops-field-trip-172617.html Fri, 03 Feb 2017 10:33:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/172617/william-hill-supported-by-broker-upgrade-after-betting-shops-field-trip-172617.html William Hill warns 2016 profits will be at the bottom of its guidance due to "unfavourable football and horseracing results" https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/171307/william-hill-warns-2016-profits-will-be-at-the-bottom-of-its-guidance-due-to-unfavourable-football-and-horseracing-results--171307.html Mon, 09 Jan 2017 08:50:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/171307/william-hill-warns-2016-profits-will-be-at-the-bottom-of-its-guidance-due-to-unfavourable-football-and-horseracing-results--171307.html William Hill the outsider in a three horse race https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/170327/william-hill-the-outsider-in-a-three-horse-race-170327.html Mon, 12 Dec 2016 11:45:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/170327/william-hill-the-outsider-in-a-three-horse-race-170327.html William Hill worth a punt after better start to the second half https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/276509/william-hill-worth-a-punt-after-better-start-to-the-second-half-26509.html Mon, 14 Nov 2016 12:37:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/276509/william-hill-worth-a-punt-after-better-start-to-the-second-half-26509.html Hold fire on William Hill, says analyst https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/306380/hold-fire-on-william-hill-says-analyst-6380.html Mon, 14 Nov 2016 10:30:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/306380/hold-fire-on-william-hill-says-analyst-6380.html William Hill betting big on international markets https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/168917/william-hill-betting-big-on-international-markets-168917.html Mon, 14 Nov 2016 07:57:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/168917/william-hill-betting-big-on-international-markets-168917.html Brokers: William Hill the laggard in gambling race says Investec https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/276430/brokers-william-hill-the-laggard-in-gambling-race-says-investec-26430.html Wed, 02 Nov 2016 13:33:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/276430/brokers-william-hill-the-laggard-in-gambling-race-says-investec-26430.html William Hill ends merger talks with Pokerstars owner https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/167556/william-hill-ends-merger-talks-with-pokerstars-owner-167556.html Tue, 18 Oct 2016 07:03:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/167556/william-hill-ends-merger-talks-with-pokerstars-owner-167556.html Activist fund brands William Hill deal a non-runner https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/167415/activist-fund-brands-william-hill-deal-a-non-runner-167415.html Fri, 14 Oct 2016 06:59:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/167415/activist-fund-brands-william-hill-deal-a-non-runner-167415.html William Hill … and plankton, fish and sharks https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/167152/william-hill-and-plankton-fish-and-sharks-167152.html Mon, 10 Oct 2016 10:46:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/167152/william-hill-and-plankton-fish-and-sharks-167152.html William Hill quick out of the traps as it confirms merger talks with Amaya https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/167139/william-hill-quick-out-of-the-traps-as-it-confirms-merger-talks-with-amaya-167139.html Mon, 10 Oct 2016 07:08:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/167139/william-hill-quick-out-of-the-traps-as-it-confirms-merger-talks-with-amaya-167139.html William Hill shares on the gallop after would-be bidders are left in the stalls https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/129505/william-hill-shares-on-the-gallop-after-would-be-bidders-are-left-in-the-stalls-129505.html Fri, 19 Aug 2016 07:53:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/129505/william-hill-shares-on-the-gallop-after-would-be-bidders-are-left-in-the-stalls-129505.html Brokers: Agreed bid for William Hill is a rank outsider https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/275768/brokers-agreed-bid-for-william-hill-is-a-rank-outsider-25768.html Wed, 17 Aug 2016 08:40:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/275768/brokers-agreed-bid-for-william-hill-is-a-rank-outsider-25768.html William Hill rejects revised 888/Rank merger bid https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/129318/william-hill-rejects-revised-888rank-merger-bid-129318.html Mon, 15 Aug 2016 06:32:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/129318/william-hill-rejects-revised-888rank-merger-bid-129318.html William Hill still sees “no merit” in merging with 888 and Rank https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/129241/william-hill-still-sees-no-merit-in-merging-with-888-and-rank-129241.html Thu, 11 Aug 2016 08:13:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/129241/william-hill-still-sees-no-merit-in-merging-with-888-and-rank-129241.html FT reports William Hill is mulling formal offer https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/129167/ft-reports-william-hill-is-mulling-formal-offer-129167.html Tue, 09 Aug 2016 14:03:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/129167/ft-reports-william-hill-is-mulling-formal-offer-129167.html Wm Hill boosted as Euros mitigate Cheltenham https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/129051/wm-hill-boosted-as-euros-mitigate-cheltenham-129051.html Fri, 05 Aug 2016 07:45:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/129051/wm-hill-boosted-as-euros-mitigate-cheltenham-129051.html William Hill faces possible takeover bid from Rank/888 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/128548/william-hill-faces-possible-takeover-bid-from-rank888-128548.html Mon, 25 Jul 2016 06:30:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/128548/william-hill-faces-possible-takeover-bid-from-rank888-128548.html William Hill says chief executive to quit https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/128444/william-hill-says-chief-executive-to-quit-128444.html Thu, 21 Jul 2016 07:20:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/128444/william-hill-says-chief-executive-to-quit-128444.html No jumps on the way for William Hill, says Canaccord https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/274967/no-jumps-on-the-way-for-william-hill-says-canaccord-24967.html Wed, 11 May 2016 09:35:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/274967/no-jumps-on-the-way-for-william-hill-says-canaccord-24967.html Tough Cheltenham and online slowdown hits William Hill https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/125787/tough-cheltenham-and-online-slowdown-hits-william-hill-125787.html Wed, 11 May 2016 06:50:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/125787/tough-cheltenham-and-online-slowdown-hits-william-hill-125787.html Goldman Sachs’ bets are off William Hill Plc https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/274770/goldman-sachs-bets-are-off-william-hill-plc-24770.html Fri, 15 Apr 2016 09:47:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/274770/goldman-sachs-bets-are-off-william-hill-plc-24770.html William Hill PLC warns on profits after tough Cheltenham https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/124018/william-hill-plc-warns-on-profits-after-tough-cheltenham-124018.html Wed, 23 Mar 2016 09:30:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/124018/william-hill-plc-warns-on-profits-after-tough-cheltenham-124018.html William Hill stumbles as gambling duties bite https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/123025/william-hill-stumbles-as-gambling-duties-bite-123025.html Fri, 26 Feb 2016 09:40:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/123025/william-hill-stumbles-as-gambling-duties-bite-123025.html William Hill rings the changes after disruption to Online operations https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/121332/william-hill-rings-the-changes-after-disruption-to-online-operations-121332.html Thu, 14 Jan 2016 08:29:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/121332/william-hill-rings-the-changes-after-disruption-to-online-operations-121332.html William Hill hit by hike in tax duty and lower margins https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/116571/william-hill-hit-by-hike-in-tax-duty-and-lower-margins-116571.html Fri, 23 Oct 2015 06:55:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/116571/william-hill-hit-by-hike-in-tax-duty-and-lower-margins-116571.html Numis wagers next year will be better for William Hill https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/110049/numis-wagers-next-year-will-be-better-for-william-hill-110049.html Tue, 18 Aug 2015 09:31:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/110049/numis-wagers-next-year-will-be-better-for-william-hill-110049.html UK gambling sector odds-on for more M&A says Markit analyst https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/304063/uk-gambling-sector-odds-on-for-more-ma-says-markit-analyst-4063.html Fri, 14 Aug 2015 11:45:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/304063/uk-gambling-sector-odds-on-for-more-ma-says-markit-analyst-4063.html FTSE fades after US jobs data https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/109753/ftse-fades-after-us-jobs-data-109753.html Fri, 07 Aug 2015 16:14:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/109753/ftse-fades-after-us-jobs-data-109753.html William Hill's profits slump on tax changes https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/109762/william-hill-s-profits-slump-on-tax-changes-109762.html Fri, 07 Aug 2015 07:12:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/109762/william-hill-s-profits-slump-on-tax-changes-109762.html UPDATE - William Hill slow out of the stalls as taxes and football results weigh https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/68324/update-william-hill-slow-out-of-the-stalls-as-taxes-and-football-results-weigh-79595.html Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:42:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/68324/update-william-hill-slow-out-of-the-stalls-as-taxes-and-football-results-weigh-79595.html William Hill upbeat despite Boxing Day glee for punters https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/65433/william-hill-upbeat-despite-boxing-day-glee-for-punters-76401.html Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:42:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/65433/william-hill-upbeat-despite-boxing-day-glee-for-punters-76401.html William Hill to close 109 shops after gaming machines crackdown https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/57663/william-hill-to-close-109-shops-after-gaming-machines-crackdown-67908.html Fri, 25 Apr 2014 06:32:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/57663/william-hill-to-close-109-shops-after-gaming-machines-crackdown-67908.html Williams Hill lifts dividend as profits take a tumble https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/56099/williams-hill-lifts-dividend-as-profits-take-a-tumble-66247.html Fri, 28 Feb 2014 08:22:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/56099/williams-hill-lifts-dividend-as-profits-take-a-tumble-66247.html Perfect storm of football results leaves William Hill £13mln out of pocket https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/54891/perfect-storm-of-football-results-leaves-william-hill-13mln-out-of-pocket-64945.html Nobody loves a sporting upset like the bookmakers. So when all the top Premier League teams won their matches last week, it was the punters who for once were on the winning side, leaving William Hill with a £13mln bill

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UK betting market to remain competitive in 2014, reckons Investec https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/54265/uk-betting-market-to-remain-competitive-in-2014-reckons-investec-64293.html Wed, 18 Dec 2013 11:03:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/54265/uk-betting-market-to-remain-competitive-in-2014-reckons-investec-64293.html William Hill’s luck has turned for the worse, says Canaccord https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/54222/william-hills-luck-has-turned-for-the-worse-says-canaccord-64250.html Tue, 17 Dec 2013 11:25:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/54222/william-hills-luck-has-turned-for-the-worse-says-canaccord-64250.html William Hill suffers as favourites roll in https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/51988/william-hill-suffers-as-favourites-roll-in-61780.html Thu, 03 Oct 2013 07:49:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/51988/william-hill-suffers-as-favourites-roll-in-61780.html Nomura makes William Hill its favourite among British bookies https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/50630/nomura-makes-william-hill-its-favourite-among-british-bookies-60249.html Wed, 21 Aug 2013 09:44:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/50630/nomura-makes-william-hill-its-favourite-among-british-bookies-60249.html William Hill profits grow as online investment pays off https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/50116/william-hill-profits-grow-as-online-investment-pays-off-59669.html Fri, 02 Aug 2013 07:34:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/50116/william-hill-profits-grow-as-online-investment-pays-off-59669.html William Hill cheered by Grand National and online growth https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/46952/william-hill-cheered-by-grand-national-and-online-growth-55989.html Fri, 19 Apr 2013 07:50:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/46952/william-hill-cheered-by-grand-national-and-online-growth-55989.html Investors gamble on William Hill after Playtech purchase plans https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/45505/investors-gamble-on-william-hill-after-playtech-purchase-plans-54296.html Fri, 01 Mar 2013 09:15:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/45505/investors-gamble-on-william-hill-after-playtech-purchase-plans-54296.html William Hill hails online success as users log on to iPad app https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/44422/william-hill-hails-online-success-as-users-log-on-to-ipad-app-52999.html Tue, 29 Jan 2013 07:54:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/44422/william-hill-hails-online-success-as-users-log-on-to-ipad-app-52999.html William Hill reports strong interims, hopes for Olympics boost https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/38549/william-hill-reports-strong-interims-hopes-for-olympics-boost-46093.html Fri, 27 Jul 2012 08:51:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/38549/william-hill-reports-strong-interims-hopes-for-olympics-boost-46093.html William Hill enters US sports betting market https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/37214/william-hill-enters-us-sports-betting-market-44503.html Fri, 22 Jun 2012 07:23:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/37214/william-hill-enters-us-sports-betting-market-44503.html William Hill: Topping will receive bonus after shareholder vote https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/35576/william-hill-topping-will-receive-bonus-after-shareholder-vote-42493.html Tue, 08 May 2012 17:01:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/35576/william-hill-topping-will-receive-bonus-after-shareholder-vote-42493.html William Hill reports 'very positive' 2011 results https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/33069/william-hill-reports-very-positive-2011-results-39386.html Fri, 24 Feb 2012 08:06:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/33069/william-hill-reports-very-positive-2011-results-39386.html William Hill posts "positive" performance https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/31849/william-hill-posts-positive-performance-37998.html Thu, 19 Jan 2012 08:01:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/31849/william-hill-posts-positive-performance-37998.html William Hill reports strong interim results, ups dividend by 16 pct https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/26463/william-hill-reports-strong-interim-results-ups-dividend-by-16-pct-31576.html Fri, 05 Aug 2011 07:57:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/26463/william-hill-reports-strong-interim-results-ups-dividend-by-16-pct-31576.html Government online gambling shake-up set to create winners and losers https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/25716/government-online-gambling-shake-up-set-to-create-winners-and-losers-30705.html UK government plans to revise regulations governing the online gambling sector could have far reaching implications for the industry, not least in terms of taxation. Analysts reckon the likes of 888 and Betfair could be hurt by the changes, with the more land-based players like William Hill and Ladbrokes potentially less affected. 

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Broker Citigroup backs UK bookmakers to grow https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/24354/broker-citigroup-backs-uk-bookmakers-to-grow-29084.html Tue, 07 Jun 2011 11:18:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/24354/broker-citigroup-backs-uk-bookmakers-to-grow-29084.html William Hill rallies as Q1 revenues and profits jump https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/23119/william-hill-rallies-as-q1-revenues-and-profits-jump-27570.html Thu, 21 Apr 2011 09:25:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/23119/william-hill-rallies-as-q1-revenues-and-profits-jump-27570.html William Hill 2010 profits surge 60% https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/21719/william-hill-2010-profits-surge-60-25903.html Fri, 25 Feb 2011 08:51:00 +0000 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/21719/william-hill-2010-profits-surge-60-25903.html William Hill to move phone betting offshore, job cuts on the horizon https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/15937/william-hill-to-move-phone-betting-offshore-job-cuts-on-the-horizon-19280.html Mon, 26 Jul 2010 11:38:00 +0100 https://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/companies/news/15937/william-hill-to-move-phone-betting-offshore-job-cuts-on-the-horizon-19280.html