In , William Hill was sold once again. Reputable venture capitalist firms Cinven and CVC Capital Partners became the new owners, paying £ million. William Hill plc is a bookmaker based in the United Kingdom. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the FTSE Index. Profit : £ million (). William Hill buys into betting shops and starts to acquire existing businesses. Acquisition becomes a major driver for the growth of the business over the next.