888 Holdings PLC (888.L)
* ANNOUNCES A MULTI-YEAR EXTENSION TO ITS CONTRACT WITH 888 HOLDINGS
BRIEF-O Shaked Shares completes sale of 40 mln ordinary shares in 888 Holdings for 270p a share- Bookrunner
* O Shaked Shares Trust completed sale of 40 million ordinary shares in 888 Holdings Plc at a price of 270 pence per share- Bookrunner
* UK's gambling commission (UKGC) is conducting review of manner in which licensee has carried on its licensed activities to ensure compliance with UKGC operating licence held by licensee
March 21 British online gaming company 888 Holdings declared a special dividend for the fifth straight year as full-year pretax profit surged 82 percent, driven by strong performance in its sportsbetting and casino businesses.
March 21 British online gaming company 888 Holdings said it would pay a special dividend of 10.5 cents per share for 2016 after posting a 82 percent surge in full-year pretax profit, driven by strong performance in its sportsbetting and casino businesses.
* Fy revenue increased 13 pct to us$520.8 million (2015: us$462.1 million); on a constant currency basis* revenue increased 18 pct