William Hill plc

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Name: William Hill plc
First reported 20 mins ago - Updated 20 mins ago - 1 reports

Betfair : makes canny punt on a Labour win

Gambling loves to portray itself as a fun industry, and in many ways it can be. But at the moment the sector is on dreary form, moping around waiting for things to happen.At least one major firm (probably two) is looking for a new chief executive, while ... [Published 4 Traders - 20 mins ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

CBI chief: Economic case for Scottish independence 'not made'

The economic case for an independent Scotland has still not been made, the president of the Confederation of British Industry has argued.Speaking at the CBI Scotland annual dinner in Glasgow, Sir Mike Rake said that with just three weeks to go until the ... [Published En the Web - 23 hours ago]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Business community split amid allegations of reprisals over Yes vote

Divisions in the business community over independence were highlighted yesterday with 200 bosses coming out in support of a Yes vote.Business leaders who signed an open letter stating that leaving the UK was in Scotland’s “best interests” included Harvey ... [Published Press and Journal - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

Paddy Power laughs off 20% fall in profits

_ The Irish bookmaker Paddy Power has attempted to laugh off its misfortunes in the first half of the year when a run of punter-friendly football results "proved costlier than John Cleese's divorce payments".After announcing that profits dropped by 20%, ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Mount Athos to skip Ebor at York

Luca Cumani’s Mount Athos will skip the Betfred Ebor at York in August. The son of Montjeu had been regarding by racing tipsters to be the 6-1 betting odds favourite heading into the meeting. Mount Athos recently held off Lyric Street and High Jinx ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

Scottish independence: Firms say ‘Yes’ vote would benefit economy

More than 200 business figures have signed an open letter backing Scottish independence.Stagecoach chairman Sir Brian Souter and Clyde Blowers boss Jim McColl are among signatories who say independence is in Scotland’s economic interest.It comes a day ... [Published Nigeria Punch - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 12 reports

Scottish business leaders favor independence from UK

World Bulletin / News DeskScottish business leaders have written an open letter in support of a vote for independence in next month's referendum.The 200 entrepreneurs, including Stagecoach director Brian Souter, head of Clyde Blowers Capital Jim McColl ... [Published World Bulletin - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Van Gaal to go? You bet!

British bookmakers reacted to Manchester United's humiliating 4-0 defeat by MK Dons in the English League Cup by slashing the odds on manager Louis van Gaal leaving the club.William Hill , who had been offering 66-1 against the Dutchman becoming the next ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Shut-down poster shop in Plymouth city centre could become a bookies - just metres from major church

A CLOSED-DOWN poster and card shop in Plymouth city centre looks set to be turned into a bookies.Athena had been in Cornwall Street for 10 years before closing in March, blaming "high rents and rates".Now bookmaker William Hill has applied for a change ... [Published Plymouth Herald - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Whether to gamble on bullish Playtech

Revenue jumped by a fifth in the six months ended June to €214 million (£170.16 million), driven by strong growth in casino in Asia, mobile casino and sports. Adjusted cash profits rose 28% to €97.6 million, and Playtech has started the traditionally ... [Published Interactive Investor - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Business Leaders Back Scottish Independence

An open letter signed by more than 200 business figures in support of Scottish independence has been published, 24 hours after opponents made a similar pitch.The document, printed in the Herald newspaper, argues a split from the UK is in Scotland's economic ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

PLAYTECH : Confident Of Beating Market Expectations, Raises Dividend

LONDON ( Alliance News ) - Shares in Online gaming software supplier Playtech PLC were higher early Thursday, as it expressed confidence in beating market expectations for the full year and raised its interim dividend as adjusted profit rose in the first ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 28 2014]

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"Scotland also benefits from the gifts of our shared institutions: the NHS, the BBC, the Royal Mint, the Armed Forces - 200 bodies in all. But there is a profound difference between how we share them now and the sharing of them with a neighbouring but separate nation state. Nothing can be taken for granted, and there are no guarantees."
Davy Nys, vice president of EMEA & APAC at Pentaho, a company that specialises in data analysis, says: "This is being combined with back-office analytics services so that retailers can send tailored offers to shoppers’ mobiles depending on their preferences and locations."
He went on to warn that if Scotland were independent there would be "n o Union to help out a bank in trouble, and that could put people's savings at risk"

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Betfair : makes canny punt on a Labour win [Published 4 Traders - 20 mins ago]
LADBROKES : NESSIE'S PRESSIE ; ICT look a gift ... [Published 4 Traders - 14 hours ago]
CBI chief: Economic case for Scottish independe... [Published En the Web - 23 hours ago]
Companies get big on big data [Published Telegraph - Aug 29 2014]
James “Fred” Hill [Published PoteauDailyNews - Aug 29 2014]
Support for Scottish independence surges 4% as ... [Published Russia Today - Aug 29 2014]
Business community split amid allegations of re... [Published Press and Journal - Aug 29 2014]
Alex Salmond welcomes Alistair Carmichael’s sta... [Published Press and Journal - Aug 29 2014]
Playtech Limited's (PYTCF) CEO Mor Weizer on Q2... [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 29 2014]
Mount Athos to skip Ebor at York [Published Examiner.com - Aug 29 2014]
Scottish independence: Firms say ‘Yes’ vote wou... [Published Nigeria Punch - Aug 29 2014]
Paddy Power's (PDYPF) CEO Patrick Kennedy on Q2... [Published Seeking Alpha - Aug 29 2014]
Businesses for Yes – the large and the small [Published City A.M. - Aug 29 2014]
Cameron hails 'greatest merger' [Published Chelmsford Weekly News - Aug 28 2014]
200 business leaders say Yes to Scottish indepe... [Published European CEO - Aug 28 2014]
Paddy Power laughs off 20% fall in profits [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 28 2014]
Betting on different ads at the 'G [Published Melbourne Age - Aug 28 2014]
Two hundred company bosses back Yes campaign in... [Published Daily Record - Aug 28 2014]
Cameron in plea to Scottish voters ahead of ind... [Published Russia Today - Aug 28 2014]
Tory MP defects to Ukip live updates [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 28 2014]
Scottish business leaders favor independence fr... [Published World Bulletin - Aug 28 2014]
Scottish Independence Business Backers Present ... [Published OANDA Forex Blog - Aug 28 2014]
Businesses split on independence [Published Kirriemuir Herald - Aug 28 2014]
Shut-down poster shop in Plymouth city centre c... [Published Plymouth Herald - Aug 28 2014]
Paddy Power enjoy record growth in store and on... [Published Irish World News - Aug 28 2014]
Referendum: More than 200 Scottish business lea... [Published Scotland Now - Aug 28 2014]
UK WINNERS & LOSERS: CSR Shares Rise By A Third... [Published HispanicBusiness.com - Aug 28 2014]
Scottish designers back pro-independence campaign [Published Design Week - Aug 28 2014]
​‘London-centricity is unsustainable’: 200 busi... [Published Russia Today - Aug 28 2014]
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Scottish Independence Business Backers Present ... [Published OANDA Forex Blog - Aug 28 2014]
More than 200 business figures have signed an open letter backing Scottish independence. Stagecoach chairman Sir Brian Souter and Clyde Blowers boss Jim McColl are among signatories who say independence is in Scotland’s economic interest. It comes ...
Push Technology snags $5 mln Series A [Published PE Hub Blog - Aug 12 2014]
Push Technology said Tuesday that it has secured more than $5 million in Series A funding. The investors included Leopard Rock Capital . Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., Push Technology is provider of data distribution solutions. PRESS RELEASE ...
Many investors face Scotland exit risk unprotected [Published AdBanks.net - Jul 27 2014]
* UK break-up seen as outside chance * Many experts do not expect much volatility * Insurance choices prove tricky, costly By John Geddie and Jemima Kelly LONDON, July 27 (Reuters) – Less than two months before an independence vote that ...
Gambling Is Illegal at Bushwood, Sir--and at th... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jul 16 2014]
For the first time in the history of the British Open players will not be able to place a bet on themselves or anyone else in the competition because of a rule change by its governing body the R&A. Players will be required to sign a waiver agreeing ...
Germany bookies’ red-hot favourites [Published The Malaysian Insider - Jul 12 2014]
Germany are red-hot favourites to win the World Cup tomorrow, according to British bookmakers, with punters piling money on them to conquer Argentina in the final.Major betting firms have the Germans as odds-on to win the tournament after their 7-1 semi-final ...
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William Hill CEO and FD Interviewed on Half Yea... [Published Financial Services - Aug 01 2014]
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Leading CEO to Keynote Global Ecommerce Event [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Apr 23 2014]
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