A global business with one united team William Hill is one of the world’s largest listed betting and gaming companies. We’ve been established since 1934 and we’re one of the most recognised, respected and trusted brands in the industry. Best-known as a bookmaker providing fixed odds sports betting, we also offer online casino games such as roulette and blackjack. Our products are available to customers whenever and wherever they want to gamble – in the shops, online, on the phone. As a thriving international company, we have 17,000 employees working together as one team worldwide – we began in the UK, where we now have around 2400 betting shops and many key enabling functions. Our Online business has its head-quarter's in Gibraltar with marketing and support operations in the Philippines, Israel and Bulgaria, plus offices in Italy and Spain. We had further international growth with the acquisition of key businesses in the US and Australia forming William Hill US and William Hill Australia. So whatever career you’re looking for, odds are we have the perfect opportunity for you at William Hill.
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Type
Public
HQ
London, GB
Founded
1934
Size (employees)
16,286 (est)
William Hill was founded in 1934 and is headquartered in London, GB
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William Hill Office Locations

William Hill has offices in Hillsboro, Greater Manchester, Waterloo, Greater London and in 132 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
Sylvia Lawla Court 50 Station Rd
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William Hill Financials and Metrics

William Hill Financials

William Hill's revenue was reported to be £1.71 b in FY, 2017
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2017)

1.7 b

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

1.3 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

74.8%

Net income (FY, 2017)

(83.2 m)

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

2.2 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)

2.5

Cash (26-Dec-2017)

317 m
William Hill's current market capitalization is £2.2 b.
GBPFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

1.1 b1.1 b1.3 b1.3 b1.6 b1.6 b1.6 b1.7 b

Revenue growth, %

16%8%(1%)1%

Cost of goods sold

148.7 m163.6 m172.2 m172.2 m304.2 m377.9 m382.2 m432 m

Gross profit

923.1 m973.1 m1.1 b1.1 b1.3 b1.2 b1.2 b1.3 b
GBPFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

109.4 m114.3 m151.7 m151.7 m222.1 m282.1 m215.5 m317 m

Accounts Receivable

4.2 m2.6 m1.9 m1.9 m9.4 m5.3 m72.7 m17.9 m

Inventories

300 k200 k200 k200 k100 k100 k

Current Assets

156.7 m164.6 m190 m190 m282.2 m342.9 m291.7 m393.4 m
GBPFY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

156 m146.5 m231 m231 m206.3 m189.9 m164.5 m(83.2 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

223.9 m341.2 m294.3 m294.3 m368.2 m300.9 m265.9 m290.1 m

Dividends Paid

52.3 m60.9 m71.1 m71.1 m72.3 m74.4 m109 m108.1 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(200.3 m)(119.8 m)(175.1 m)(175.1 m)(286.2 m)(157.8 m)(154.6 m)(108.1 m)
GBPY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

105.1 k

Financial Leverage

2.2 x
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William Hill Online and Social Media Presence

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William Hill News and Updates

CrownBet Set to Become Sportingbet after Ownership Change and William Hill Australia Purchase

Australian betting operator CrownBet filed earlier this week a “Change of company name reservation” form with the nation’s Securities and Investments Commission to reserve the Sportingbet Pty Ltd name, local news outlet The Australian Financial Review reports. The move comes shortly after speculatio…

Bookmaker William Hill 'inundated' by U.S. sports teams seeking sponsorship -CEO

June 13 (Reuters) - U.S. sports teams are clamoring for sponsorship deals with British bookmaker William Hill PLC as legal sports betting starts to take off in the United States, the chief executive of the company's American division told Reuters on Wednesday.

CrownBet Could Rebrand as Sportingbet after William Hill Australia Takeover

Australian online sports betting operator CrownBet might rebrand as Sportingbet after buying William Hill’s Australian business, local news outlet The Australian reports. CrownBet was recently acquired by Canadian gambling giant The Stars Group, the parent company of online poker room PokerStars tha…

CrownBet Buys William Hill’s Ailing Australian Gambling Business

CrownBet has won the race for the Australian business of William Hill, the British bookmaker confirmed today. CrownBet and a group of shareholders, including the sports betting operator’s founder Matthew Tripp, would buy William Hill’s Australian division at an enterprise value of A$300 million. Cro…

Race for William Hill’s Australian Betting Business Narrowed to Two Bidders

Two bidders for William Hill Australia have been granted due diligence access to the business, the Australian Financial Review has reported citing unnamed sources familiar with the matter. British bookmaker William Hill announced in January that it had decided to review its underperforming Australia…
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