SportingBet Plc News
William Hill acquires Sportingbet Australia 20 Mar 2013
William Hill completes acquisition of Sportingbet's Australian business as part of £460m transaction.
Deadline Friday to finalize deal between bookmakers 20 Dec 2012
William Hill, which operates 159 sports books and kiosks in Nevada, is looking to take over Sportingbet's lucrative business in Australia and Spain, while GVC Holdings would receive other assets in areas where regulation is less clear cut.
Sportingbet triumphs in Australian market 3 Oct 2012
Australian market strong for Sportingbet, now accounts for 70 percent of revenue.
Sportingbet reject takeover bid 1 Oct 2012
Sportingbet has rejected a takeover bid by William Hill and GVC.
Income Access giving away prizes at ICE, LAC 11 Jan 2012
Income Access and its partners are giving away iPads, Kindle Fires, an iPod touch, a MacBook Air and many more prizes at the ICE Totally Gaming Conference and London Affiliate Conference.
Turkey: Sportingbet's site blocked 21 Oct 2011
Sportingbet's Turkish website frozen as regulators try to prevent sale of its business.
Sportingbet sells Turkish business 14 Oct 2011
Sportingbet sells its Turkish website for around $197 million to East Pioneer Corp.
NeoGames signs agreement with Sportingbet 15 Sep 2011
NeoGames will provide Sportsbet with a collection of over 40 selected scratch cards and instant win games.
GTECH G2 says relationship secure with Sportingbet 7 Jun 2011
GTECH G2 has denied reports that Sportingbet plc is to leave the network to join Ongame.
Centrebet offer good price, analysts say 30 May 2011
Alternative offers to outbid Sportingbet on Centrebet seem unlikely.
Sportingbet wants to buy Centrebet 13 May 2011
Sportingbet said to be in advanced talks to buy Centrebet, an Australian betting operator.
PKR, Sportingbet members of new U.S. lobbying group 1 Feb 2011
PKR and Sportingbet are among the founding members of a new trade association that will advocate for the legalization and regulation of online gaming in the United States.
Sportingbet launches new bingo site with GTECH G2 14 Jan 2011
Sportingbet has chosen GTECH G2 to provide the software and network for its new bingo site, Paradise Bingo.
Sportingbet profit rises 24 Nov 2010
Sportingbet profit rises on strong European results.
Unibet, Sportingbet abandon merger talks 17 Nov 2010
Unibet says potential merger talks with UK Sportingbet have been discontinued.
Sportingbet eyeing mergers 8 Oct 2010
Sportingbet say they're not for sale, nor talking to anyone, and prefer consolidation.
Sportingbet revenue rises 6 Oct 2010
Revenue up, shares rise for Sportingbet.
SportingBet to forfeit $33 million to feds 21 Sep 2010
British Internet gambling company SportingBet has aggreed to $33 million to the United States government as part of a plea deal.
Income Access offering prizes at iGaming Super Show 14 May 2010
Tote Sport, VistaGaming, Sportingbet, iGame Friend, mFortune, and EYE Affiliates will be joining Income Access to give out some impressive prizes.
SportingBet joining Income Access at BAC 8 Sep 2009
SportingBet is teaming up with Income Access as a sponsor at this year’s Budapest Affiliate Conference.
GIG, SportingBet sign deal 7 Apr 2008
Global Interactive Gaming Limited has reached an agreement in principle with Sportingbet Plc.
Sportingbet swings to a loss 6 Jun 2007
News Brief: Sportingbet PLC said it swung to a loss in the third quarter after being forced to quit the U.S. because of legislation that makes online gambling illegal in that country.
Sportingbet, Louisiana DA reach "amicable resolution" 21 Mar 2007
Six months after Sportingbet's former non-executive chairman Peter Dicks was arrested in New York, the company has agreed to pay $400,000 to have all charges dropped and outstanding arrest warrants cancelled.
Bwin, Sportingbet in talks 7 Mar 2007
International News Brief: Bwin made a first move in the long-awaited consolidation of European betting operators, unveiling on Wednesday takeover talks with British rival Sportingbet.
UK online companies hit again 23 Jan 2007
International News Brief: Shares in online gambling companies PartyGaming, SportingBet, 888 Holdings and Empire Online slipped once more.