888 Holdings Reportedly Eyeing William Hill

Ben Hamill - March 23, 2021

So magnificently successful a year did 2020 emerge to be for online gaming and entertainment giant 888 Holdings, that it is reportedly eyeing a couple of big-money M&A targets in 2021. And though as of yet unconfirmed, rumour has it o...Read More

Evolution To Supply William Hill In The U.S.

Ben Hamill - October 12, 2020

Already in partnership across regulated Europe, live casino content and technology supplier Evolution and sports betting and casino games giant William Hill have now entered into a similar supply deal in the U.S. Intended to eventually se...Read More

GoT Bettor Predictions - Bran Bets Pay Off

Ben Hamill - May 28, 2019

It had all started to go downhill as early as Season 6. The dialogues were no longer of the heavy variety that viewers had become accustomed to during previous seasons, there wasn’t much being done in the way of exceptional characte...Read More

William Hill US To Sponsor NHL

Ben Hamill - April 04, 2019

London’s William Hill is one of the few operators whose name is linked almost exclusively to sports betting. William Hill is a bookie first and an online casino operator second. The sports betting giant last Thursday revealed via a ...Read More

William Hill to Run GE Inc.’s Sportsbooks

Ben Hamill - February 26, 2019

Prominent UK bookmaker William Hill has reportedly taken over Golden Entertainment Inc.’s (GE Inc.) Nevada racing and sportsbook operations. The bookie assumed control of the business through its US subsidiary, according to its offi...Read More

William Hill Now The Majority MRG Owner

Ben Hamill - February 09, 2019

The traditionally British bookmaker William Hill has upped its stake in MRG (previously known as Mr Green) and now owns 98.5% of the online gambling endeavor. The bookmaker announced the acquisition of MRG late last year, and at the time ...Read More

The Biggest Bingo Records

Ben Hamill - December 18, 2018

There’s no denying the fact: Bingo is coming back in a big way. Despite concerns over dwindling participation numbers, the endeavours by operators and land-based businesses alike, are starting to pay off for the game that has stood ...Read More

William Hill Trims Down On Digital Deadwood

Ben Hamill - December 09, 2018

Many are the benefits mergers and acquisitions. And yet, you cannot have the good without being prepared to stomach just a little bid of the bad. William Hill’s acquisition of MRG (Mr Green) is expected to establish job security for...Read More

US Sports Leagues Embrace A New World

Ben Hamill - December 07, 2018

A gold rush. This is how Sharon Otterman, Chief Marketing Officer for major bookmaker William Hill, describes the scramble by professional sports leagues to get a spot on the sports betting bus. These are the very same leagues that had p...Read More

The Stars Group Partners with Eldorado

Ben Hamill - November 28, 2018

Canadian gambling giant The Stars Group (TSG) has inked a US-facing online gaming and sports betting deal with popular operator Eldorado Resorts. Early this week, the Group announced the signing of an exclusive 20-year deal that will ena...Read More

William Hill Ad Deemed Acceptable by ASA

Ben Hamill - November 08, 2018

British gambling and betting superpower has narrowly escaped possible punishment from the local Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) after a complaint was filed about one of its recent advertisements. The writer of the complaint, who w...Read More

William Hill Looking To Buy MRG

Ben Hamill - November 04, 2018

British betting brand William Hill is reportedly aiming to purchase online gaming firm Mr Green & Co for a consideration of £242 million (around $308 million). According to the popular bookmaker’s CEO Philip Bowcock, the ...Read More

Winners of GGA Las Vegas 2018 Revealed

Ben Hamill - October 11, 2018

Aussie-based slots expert Aristocrat and American were among the big winners at this year’s edition of the Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas (GGALV). Both of the companies managed to bag two prizes each, while there w...Read More

Big Expansion Plans for The Stars Group

Ben Hamill - October 01, 2018

A few years back, The Stars Group was struggling with debt after being shaken by an insider trading scandal involving its founder and CEO David Baazov. After paying off its debts from the acquisition of PokerStars...Read More

William Hill Tackles Problem Gambling Head-On

Ben Hamill - September 07, 2018

Prolific UK bookie William Hill has now pledged its dedication to embracing new ideas as part of its newest responsible gambling initiative. In a recent SBC News interview, Will Hill Director of Strategy, Brand and IR Lyndsay Wright highlig...Read More

IGT & William Hill Bag Sports Betting Deal

Ben Hamill - September 02, 2018

Leading gaming systems developer IGT (International Game Technology) has at long last revealed that it has been chosen in partnership with the American arm of British bookie William Hill to supply the Rhode Island Lottery with a new serv...Read More