William Hill

22nd April 2021

Caesars completes £2.9bn acquisition of William Hill

Caesars Entertainment has finalized its acquisition of British gambling operator William Hill. Under the acquisition deal announced in September last year, Caesars agreed to pay…

20th April 2021

Caesars’ William Hill acquisition to close on 22 April after High Court approval

Caesars Entertainment’s acquisition of British operator William Hill is set to close on Thursday (22 April) after the High Court of Justice in England and…

16th April 2021

William Hill pulls further ahead of DC Lottery as revenue gap widens in March

Sports betting revenue in Washington DC increased 46.2% month-on-month to $1.9m in March as William Hill widened the gap between itself and DC Lottery’s Gambet.…

19th March 2021

Margins help DC Lottery close revenue gap with William Hill in February

DC Lottery’s Gambet sports betting product closed the revenue gap with William Hill in the US capital, but this came mostly due to a decline…

18th March 2021

State of the Union: FanDuel, PointsBet, New York and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes Flutter’s potential plans to spin off its FanDuel brand, as well as PointsBet’s…

12th March 2021

William Hill launches online and mobile sports betting in Tennessee

William Hill has announced the launch of both its online and mobile sportsbook products in the US state of Tennessee. Available as of yesterday (11…

11th March 2021

State of the Union: Caesars, Texas, RSI and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes an update on Caesars’ acquisition of British betting operator William Hill, an update…

10th March 2021

Caesars set to complete William Hill acquisition by 1 April

Caesars expects to complete its proposed acquisition of William Hill by 1 April after the bookmaker confirmed all necessary regulatory approvals should be obtained in…

3rd March 2021

Iowa sports betting dashboard – February 2021

The introduction of online registration helped Iowa’s sportsbooks reach an all-time high in both handle and revenue last month. iGaming Business and Ficom Leisure are…

26th February 2021

Combined Caesars-Eldorado business loses $2.72bn in first year

The combined Caesars-Eldorado business, now trading as Caesars Entertainment, brought in $6.10bn in 2020, down 42.5% from 2019’s combined revenue, and posted a $2.72bn loss…

8th February 2021

Online registration helps Iowa smash betting revenue record in January

Online registration helped boost Iowa sports betting revenue to a record $11.3m, up 250.7% year-on-year and 56.0% month-on-month, as the state also easily broke records…

4th February 2021

William Hill launches online and mobile sportsbook in Virginia

William Hill has become the latest gambling operator to launch sports betting in Virginia, going live in the US state with its online and mobile…

19th January 2021

Michigan sets January 22 launch date for online betting and gaming

The Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) has approved eight operators to launch both online betting and gaming – and a ninth permission to launch online wagering…

19th January 2021

DC Lottery betting handle growth fails to halt revenue decline in December

The DC Lottery reported a drop in sports betting revenue in December, despite an increase in its handle, while William Hill’s sportsbook at Washington DC’s…