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GVC Holdings PLC (GVC.L)

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GVC Upgrades FY EBITDA Outlook To 650 Mln Pound-670 Mln Pound Range
Thursday, 15 Aug 2019 

Aug 15 (Reuters) - GVC Holdings PLC ::GVC HOLDINGS PLC - INTERIM RESULTS.GVC HOLDINGS PLC - FULL YEAR OUTLOOK AHEAD OF EXPECTATIONS.GVC HOLDINGS PLC - INTERIM DIVIDEND OF 17.6P PER SHARE (H1 2018: 16.0P), AN INCREASE OF 10% YEAR-ON-YEAR.GVC HOLDINGS PLC - FULL YEAR EBITDA AND OPERATING PROFIT NOW EXPECTED TO BE A FURTHER £10M AHEAD OF EXPECTATIONS.GVC HOLDINGS PLC - HY PROFORMA GROUP NGR UP 5% AT £1,810.6M.GVC HOLDINGS PLC- HY UNDERLYING PROFIT BEFORE TAX 212.1 MILLION STG VERSUS 162.1 MILLION STG AS REPORTED A YEAR AGO.GVC HOLDINGS PLC - HY PROFORMA GROUP UNDERLYING EBITDA DOWN 7% AT £323.4M.GVC HOLDINGS PLC - HY UK RETAIL LIKE-FOR-LIKE NGR -10%, AHEAD OF EXPECTATIONS.GVC HOLDINGS PLC - NET DEBT / EBITDA LEVERAGE FULL YEAR GUIDANCE IMPROVED TO 2.9X.GVC HOLDINGS PLC - ANY POTENTIAL COSTS IN 2019 ASSOCIATED WITH NEW SPORTS-BETTING LICENCES IN GERMANY ARE EXPECTED TO BE FULLY MITIGATED.GVC HOLDINGS - EXPECTS TO CONTINUE TO OFFER ONLINE SPORTS-BETTING AND GAMING INTO GERMANY IN PERIOD THROUGH TO NEW REGULATORY FRAMEWORK IN 2021.GVC HOLDINGS PLC - BOARD NOW EXPECTS GROUP TO DELIVER FULL YEAR 2019 EBITDA WITHIN A £650M-£670M RANGE.GVC HOLDINGS PLC - EXCLUDING NET DEBT ARISING ON IFRS 16 OF £350.3M, ADJUSTED NET DEBT AT 30 JUNE 2019 WAS £1,929.3M.GVC HOLDINGS PLC - FURTHER UPGRADE TO TRIENNIAL REVIEW EBITDA GUIDANCE.GVC HOLDINGS PLC - US JV, ROAR DIGITAL, IS ON TRACK FOR ITS FULL LAUNCH IN NEW JERSEY IN SEPTEMBER.  Full Article

GVC Settles With Gambling Commission On Historic Compliance Failings Within Ladbrokes Coral Business Before Acquisition
Wednesday, 31 Jul 2019 

July 31 (Reuters) - GVC Holdings PLC ::AGREED SETTLEMENT WITH GAMBLING COMMISSION RELATING TO HISTORIC COMPLIANCE FAILINGS WITHIN LADBROKES CORAL BUSINESS BEFORE ACQUISITION.AS PART OF SETTLEMENT CO WILL PAY TOTAL OF £5.9M.£5.9M SETTLEMENT AMOUNT WAS ALREADY FULLY PROVIDED FOR IN GROUP’S FINANCIAL STATEMENTS..  Full Article

GVC Responds To Media On Turkish Unit Sale
Monday, 8 Jul 2019 

July 8 (Reuters) - GVC Holdings PLC ::STATEMENT ON PRESS COVERAGE.NOTES YESTERDAY'S PRESS COVERAGE REGARDING DISPOSAL OF GROUP'S TURKISH-FACING BUSINESS IN 2017.DISPOSAL WAS SUBJECT TO AN ARMS-LENGTH COMPETITIVE PROCESS, OVERSEEN BY HOULIHAN LOKEY INVESTMENT BANK.WALK-AWAY FROM TURKISH EARN-OUT WAS A SPECIFIC CONDITION OF GVC'S ACQUISITION OF LADBROKES CORAL GROUP PLC.BUSINESS CONTINUES TO PERFORM STRONGLY AND IS FOCUSED ON TAKING A MARKET LEADING POSITION IN US AND OTHER REGULATED MARKETS.CATEGORICALLY REFUTES SUGGESTIONS THAT GROUP, OR SENIOR MANAGEMENT, CONTINUE TO BENEFIT FROM ANY OPERATIONS SERVICING TURKISH MARKET.WALK-AWAY FROM TURKISH EARN-OUT WAS FULLY DISCLOSED ON 22 DECEMBER 2017.RE-ITERATES THAT SUBSEQUENT TO DISPOSAL OF CO'S TURKISH-FACING UNIT, CO HAS NO ACTIVITY EITHER DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY LINKED TO THE MARKET.  Full Article

GVC Sees Additional 15 Mln Stg Of Cost Synergies In 2020
Thursday, 16 May 2019 

May 16 (Reuters) - GVC Holdings Plc ::CAPITAL MARKETS EVENT.WILL ANNOUNCE AN ADDITIONAL 15 MLN STG OF COST SYNERGIES RECOGNISED IN 2020.WILL ANNOUNCE CONTINUED STRONG CURRENT TRADING WITH FULL-YEAR EBITDA IN-LINE WITH MARKET EXPECTATIONS.TO ANNOUNCE BETTER THAN EXPECTED TRIENNIAL REVIEW IMPACT, LIKELY TO RESULT IN AROUND 15 MLN STG EBITDA BENEFIT FROM 2020 COMPARED TO PREVIOUS GUIDANCE.SAYS "WE ARE MAKING GREAT PROGRESS ON LADBROKES CORAL INTEGRATION".CONTINUED STRONG CURRENT TRADING WITH FULL-YEAR EBITDA IN-LINE WITH MARKET EXPECTATIONS.  Full Article

Mgm Gvc Interactive announces Sportradar as an exclusive supplier of U.S. sports data
Thursday, 8 Nov 2018 

Nov 8 (Reuters) - GVC Holdings PLC ::MGM GVC INTERACTIVE ANNOUNCES SPORTRADAR AS AN EXCLUSIVE SUPPLIER OF U.S. SPORTS DATA.  Full Article

The Capital Group Companies Raises Stake To 12.1 Pct In GVC Holdings
Friday, 12 Oct 2018 

Oct 12 (Reuters) - GVC Holdings PLC ::THE CAPITAL GROUP COMPANIES RAISES STAKE TO 12.1 PERCENT FROM 11.1 PERCENT IN GVC HOLDINGS PLC - FILING.  Full Article

GVC Sees More Cost Savings From Ladbrokes Deal
Thursday, 13 Sep 2018 

Sept 13 (Reuters) - GVC Holdings PLC ::INTERIM RESULTS.CONFIDENT OF DELIVERING A FULL YEAR RESULT IN-LINE WITH BOARD'S EXPECTATIONS.INTERIM DIVIDEND OF 16.0P PER SHARE (H1 2017: 14.6P).HY UK RETAIL LIKE-FOR-LIKE NGR -3%; A GOOD WORLD CUP HELPING OFFSET THE IMPACT OF POOR WEATHER IN FIRST HALF.HY PROFORMA GROUP REVENUE UP 8% AT £1,694.3M.STRONG MOMENTUM IN ONLINE AND EUROPEAN RETAIL HAS CONTINUED.HY UNDERLYING PROFIT BEFORE TAX 162.1 MILLION STG VERSUS 64.4 MILLION STG.A POSITIVE WORLD CUP HELPED IMPROVE TRENDS IN UK RETAIL IN Q2.NOW IDENTIFIED CAPEX SYNERGIES OF AT LEAST £30M IN ADDITION TO £130M COST SYNERGIES FROM LADBROKES DEAL.WILL LOOK TO REINVEST TO FURTHER "STRENGTHEN OUR MARKET POSITION".TRADING IN THE PERIOD 1 JULY 2018 TO 2 SEPTEMBER WAS STRONG.GROUP NGR WAS 14% DURING 1 JULY 2018 TO 2 SEPTEMBER HELPED BY THE FINAL TWO WEEKS OF THE WORLD CUP.ONLINE NGR WAS UP 30% DURING 1 JULY 2018 TO 2 SEPTEMBER.  Full Article

GVC Holdings Says H1 Net Gaming Rev Rose 8 Pct
Wednesday, 18 Jul 2018 

July 18 (Reuters) - GVC Holdings PLC ::H1 GROUP NGR +8%.SAW AN ACCELERATION IN YEAR-ON-YEAR GROWTH IN Q2 2018 OVER Q1 2018 DRIVEN BY GOOD UNDERLYING MOMENTUM AND WORLD CUP.ONLINE NGR GROWTH WAS 22% IN Q2 AND +18% FOR SIX MONTHS TO 30 JUNE 2018.UK RETAIL TRENDS IMPROVED IN Q2 AS WEATHER PROVED LESS DISRUPTIVE THAN IN Q1.WORLD CUP TOURNAMENT AS A WHOLE HAS BEEN A GOOD ONE FOR GROUP.WELL PLACED TO DELIVER AGAINST FULL YEAR EXPECTATIONS.  Full Article

GVC Says Does Not Intend To Seek Judicial Review Of Triennial Review Decision
Thursday, 17 May 2018 

May 17 (Reuters) - Gvc Holdings Plc ::NOTES ANNOUNCEMENT MADE TODAY BY UK GOVERNMENT REGARDING TRIENNIAL REVIEW..SIGNIFICANT RE-ENGINEERING OF MACHINES AND GAMING SOFTWARE WILL ALSO BE REQUIRED TO EFFECT THESE CHANGES."DISAPPOINTED WITH OUTCOME, PARTICULARLY GIVEN INDEPENDENT EVIDENCE ON STAKE CUTS PUBLISHED BY GAMBLING COMMISSION,RESPONSIBLE GAMBLING STRATEGY BOARD".GVC CONFIRMS THAT IT DOES NOT INTEND TO SEEK A JUDICIAL REVIEW OF TRIENNIAL REVIEW DECISION.TODAY'S GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCEMENT MARKS END OF UNCERTAINTY ON FOBT STAKING LIMITS.EXPECT TO RETAIN A PROFITABLE AND HIGHLY CASH GENERATIVE UK RETAIL ESTATE.IN FIRST FULL YEAR IMPACT ON GROUP, EBITDA IS ANTICIPATED TO BE IN REGION OF £160M.ANNOUNCEMENT HAS NO IMPACT ON MINIMUM TARGETED SYNERGIES OF AT LEAST £100M PER ANNUM FROM LADBROKES DEAL.EXPECT TO BE ABLE TO REPOSITION BUSINESS WITHIN TWO YEARS FOLLOWING IMPLEMENTATION, WITH MITIGATED IMPACT OF C£120M ON EBITDA SECURED BY END OF PERIOD.  Full Article

GVC Says All Regulatory Clearances For Ladbrokes Deal Received
Wednesday, 21 Mar 2018 

March 21 (Reuters) - GVC Holdings Plc ::‍ALL REGULATORY CLEARANCES HAVE BEEN RECEIVED IN RELATION TO LADBROKES ACQUISITION;COURT HEARING TO SANCTION SCHEME WILL BE HELD ON MARCH 26​.  Full Article

Ex-divs to take 5.7 points off FTSE 100 on Aug. 22

LONDON, Aug 19 The following FTSE 100 companies will go ex-dividend on Thursday, after which investors will no longer qualify for the latest dividend payout. According to Reuters calculations at current market prices, the effect of the resulting adjustment to prices by market-makers would take 5.7 points off the index. RIC Name Dividend Stock Max (pence) Alternative Shift BERK