History

2016

 
GVC becomes a constituent member of FTSE 250 on 19 September
bwin.partyAcquisition of bwin.party completes 1 February 2016, admitted to Main Market of London Stock Exchange 2 February
Appointment of Norbert Teufelberger, Stephen Morana and Peter Isola as Non-executive Directors

2015

 
Announced bid for bwin.party Digital Entertainment plc
Trading update announces revenue of €247.7 million for the year

2014

 
Dividend already paid or declared: January, 11.5€cents per share; April 11.5 €cents per share; April 4.5€cents (Special dividend)
Announcement on 14 May of strategic investment in Scandinavian markets

2013

 
SportingbetAcquisition of Sportingbet (ex Australia) completes March 2013
28.0 €cents paid in 2013

2012

 
William HillAnnounced exclusive talks with William Hill to acquire Sportingbet
Dividend paid: 26€cents per share

2011

 
Launch of Betboo outside Latin America

Dividend paid: 20€cents per share

Acquisition of the rights to provide back-office services to East pioneer Corporation BV, who in turn acquired Superbahis, a Sportingbet branded sportsbook

2010

 
Re-domicile from Luxembourg to the Isle of Man to improve post tax dividend return for shareholders

Dividend paid: 60€cents per share

2009

 
BetbooAcquisition of Betboo, a Brazilian-focused Bingo/sportsbook product

2008

 
Richard Cooper joins as Group Financial Director

2007

 
Launch of a sportsbook
Maltese flagGrant of Maltese license
Kenneth Alexander joins and starts to reinvigorate the group

2004

 
Incorporation of Gaming VC Holdings S.A. in Luxembourg
AiMShares admitted to trading on AIM
CasinoClubAcquisition of CasinoClub