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Annual Report & Accounts 2012 - FACTSHEET
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ANNUAL REPORT 2012 GVC H o l d i n g s FACTSHEET GVC Holdings PLC is a leading online gaming company. The Company is incorporated in The Isle of Man and the Group's activities are licensed in Malta and the Netherlands Antilles. On 19 March 2013 the Group completed the acquisition of Sportingbet plc in conjunction with William Hill plc. Through a UK court scheme of arrangement, William Hill acquired from Sportingbet the Australian business together with certain other assets, including an option to acquire Miapuesta, Sportingbet's Spanish brand. The Company is bound by the corporate laws of The Isle of Man, the Company's Articles of Association, the AIM rules of the London Stock Exchange and the City Code on Takeovers and Mergers. The principal operating currency of the Group is the Euro. The shares are traded in GBP. The Group does not and has never conducted wagering or betting business in the United States of America. Key Events Q3-07 - Granted a class 4 licence by the LGA in Malta Q3-07 - Sportsbook operation started Q2-09 - Entered long-term contract with Boss Media for supply of casino and poker software Q3-09 - Acquired the trade and assets of "Betboo" a leading Latin American e-gaming business Q1-10 - Announced intention to launch additional sports betting operations Q2-10 - Redomiciliation to Isle of Man Q1-11 - New sports betting operation launched Q4-11 - Enters into first B2B contract with Curacao based East Pioneer Corporation B.V. ("EPC") to provide backend support to the Superbahis business, acquired by EPC from Sportingbet Q2-12 - Announced disposal of Betaland Q1-13 - Acquired Sportingbet plc Investor Relations Website Extensive information on the Group, prior-year financial statements and press releases can be found on the Group's website: www.gvc-plc.com. Principal Brands CasinoClub (www.casinoclub.com) Betboo (www.betboo.com) Sportingbet (www.sportingbet.com) 2