William Hill shareholders approve Caesars takeover bid

Extraordinary meeting at bookmaker's London HQ sees 87% of shareholders vote in favour of £2.9bn deal

William Hill shareholders have approved a £2.9bn takeover bid from Caesars Entertainment in a vote at the bookmaker’s London headquarters. At an extraordinary meeting of William Hill shareholders, 87% voted to approve the deal as 13% voted against. A total of 581,793,399 votes were cast, with 1,229,303 votes withheld. [infogram id="3b1721ab-ef1c-4180-b93f-ff4bcb5dade1" prefix="6Lk" format="interactive" title="EGR Intel-William…

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