Thursday, November 26, 2020
Home Business Caesars, Apollo make takeover approaches for UK bookmaker William Hill

Caesars, Apollo make takeover approaches for UK bookmaker William Hill

British bookmaker William Hill PLC said it has received takeover proposals from Caesars Entertainment Inc. and Apollo Management International LLP, the latest sign of global interest in the growing U.S. sports-gambling market.

Sports betting in the U.S. was booming before the pandemic, and the monthslong shutdown of casinos for social distancing this year underscored the value of online sports wagering for major gambling operators. In recent months, betting companies have spun off digital arms and made big investments into…

Read More

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

Google’s ‘Hold for Me’ Assistant feature appears first on new Pixel phones

When the Pixel 5 and Pixel 4a 5G arrive, they’ll include an early preview of Google’s new feature for the Phone app, the Duplex-powered “Hold for Me.” Mentioned during the Launch Night presentation and explained in a blog post, it lets Google Assistant wait around and wait for someone to pick up when a business…

Anthony Davis, Lakers take Game 1 of NBA Finals over hobbled Heat

The old saying in basketball goes – you live by the three and you die by the three. The Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat took note of that Wednesday night in Game 1 of the NBA Finals.The Lakers defeated the Heat, 116-98, to take an early series lead.CLICK HERE FOR NBA FINALS COVERAGE ON…

After lengthy delays, ULA’s most powerful rocket poised to launch classified spy satellite

After many weeks of delays due to faulty equipment and bad weather, the United Launch Alliance is set to launch its most powerful rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida, lofting a classified spy satellite for the National Reconnaissance Office. The mission is finally ready to fly a full month after the rocket’s first launch attempt, which…

Neanderthal genes may be to blame in some severe coronavirus cases

(CNN)Genes inherited from Neanderthal ancestors may be involved in some cases of severe Covid-19disease, researchers in Germany reported Wednesday. A team of experts on Neanderthal genetics examined…

Recent Comments