Thursday, March 30, 2023

Tag: Bookmakers

Racing Post and BGT launch terminal into high street bookmakers

Betting Business Racing Post
A range of new horseracing and greyhound self service terminals has been launched by Racing Post and Best Gaming Technology into UK bookmakers.   Racing Post and Best Gaming Technology (BGT) have combined to launch a new horseracing and greyhound product into 12,000 Self Service Betting Terminals across Ladbrokes, Paddy Power and independent operators including BoyleSports, Jennings Bet, Chisholms and Corbetts. The...

Hollywood director shoots new William Hill TV advert

Betting Business William Hill advert
Hollywood director Paul W.S. Anderson is behind the camera to direct the new William Hill TV advert for its ‘Clever Fast’ mobile product. A new TV advert for William Hill has been directed by Hollywood film director Paul W.S. Anderson breaking away from the typical clichés of bookmaker advertising. The celebrated director of Event Horizon and the Resident Evil franchise has...

Russian bookmaking still a “battle of the locals”

Ukraine gambling
Western companies have not made any meaningful headway in the CIS market, according to operators in the region.   Betting operators from the UK and Western Europe have failed to crack the market in ex-Soviet countries, a prominent Ukrainian bookmaker has said. Speaking at the Betting on Sports conference in London, Sergey Portnov, CEO of Parimatch, said that the complexity of operating...

William Hill aims for turnaround after challenging H1 2016

Despite online decline, William Hill remains on track for full-year targets. Announcing its H1 2016 results, the London-based operator outlined strategic areas of focus for the remainder of the year.   Presenting its H1 2016 results for the period ending 30 June, William Hill governance announced that the firm remains on course to hit revised full-year targets of £260-280m (€307 -330m). The...

Ante Post: What the bookies say – Ladbrokes and William Hill

Agenda Bookies European Chanpionships Euro2016
The start of the European Championships in France is the undoubted highlight for bookies and punters this month. Every other year a major summer football tournament gives the industry a huge opportunity to battle for supremacy in the race for customers. The month-long tournament sees hosts France as the narrow favourites ahead of the likes of Spain and Germany....