Investor Relations, Brian Agnew, firstname.lastname@example.org; Charise Crumbley, email@example.com, 800-318-0047; Media Relations: Kate Whiteley, firstname.lastname@example.org LAS VEGAS and RENO, Nev., Sept. 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Caesars Entertainment, Inc. (NASDAQ: CZR) (“Caesars”) today announced an agreement to sell William Hill`s assets outside the United States to 888 Holdings Plc for approximately £2.2 billion. Following debt repayment and other working capital adjustments, Caesars expects net proceeds from the transaction to be approximately £835 million, or $1.2 billion. The transaction is subject to shareholder approval by 888 Holdings Plc and regulatory approvals. Caesars expects the transaction to close in the first quarter of 2022. William Hill entered into a strategic partnership with its long-standing business partner Eldorado in September 2018. Under the terms of the agreement, William Hill has obtained the right to engage exclusively in sports betting on all properties owned or managed by Eldorado in the United States and to operate mobile sports betting in states where Eldorado is licensed. These rights apply to casino properties owned or managed by Eldorado upon signing the strategic partnership and all subsequent acquisitions. Therefore, the rights apply to casinos currently owned or operated by Caesars when Eldorado`s acquisition of Caesars is finalized.
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Know when to stop before you start. ® Gambling problems? Call 1-800-522-4700. For more information, please visit. www.caesars.com/corporate. Caesars Entertainment, Inc. (“Caesars”) and William Hill PLC (“William Hill”) announced that they have agreed to the terms of a proposed cash acquisition under which Caesars will acquire the entire issued and issued share capital of William Hill for approximately £2.9 billion (the “Acquisition”). This landmark acquisition would bring Caesars together as one of the largest gaming entertainment companies in the United States and one of the world`s most diverse gaming and entertainment providers, and William Hill as one of the world`s leading betting and gambling companies. Latham & Watkins LLP represents Caesars in financing the transaction with an inter-office team led by Sony Ben-Moshe, partner in San Diego, Steven Stokdyk, Ken Askin and Brent Epstein, partner in Los Angeles, Ross Anderson, partner in London, with partners Bryan Monson, Philip Dear, Douglas Abernethy, John Hutton, Hannah Drake, Adam Fovent, Grace Garcea, Michael Jung, Zoe Liu, Eric Rice, Nicholas Surry and John Welling.
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