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, UK, Denmark, Germany, Italy, South Africa, Alderney and the Dutch Carribean. 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, which it subsequently exercised in 2013.
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 primary economic environment in which the Group's subsidiaries operate is the Eurozone and thus the Euro is the
functional currency of the majority of the Group's subsidiaries. As such management and the Directors have selected the
Euro as the presentational currency of the Group. The Group offers its customers a number of payment options across a
wide range of currencies including EUR, GBP and USD. The full payment options can be found on www.sportingbet.com.
The shares are traded on AIM in GBP.
The Group does not and has never conducted wagering or betting business in the United States of America.
Q4-04 - Shares first traded on AIM
Q3-07 - Granted a class 4 licence by the LGA in Malta
Q3-07 - Sportsbook operation started
Q3-09 - Acquired the trade and assets of "Betboo" a leading Latin American e-gaming business
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 back-end
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:
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