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Guoco Group Limited

GL Limited (formerly known as "GuocoLeisure Limited") (66.5% controlled by Guoco)

GL Limited (formerly known as "GuocoLeisure Limited") ("GL") is an investment holding company listed on the mainboard of Singapore Exchange Limited with principal investments in hotel management and operations, gaming, oil and gas, property development and other areas in the leisure industry.


GL's hospitality division named "glh" is the largest owner operator in London with 5,000+ rooms, operating 17 hotels across the following brands: owns and/or operates:-

Amba is a global 4-star hotel brand and is launching with four hotels in London's most prestigious locations: Charing Cross, Marble Arch, Tower Bridge and Buckingham Place Road. It is targeting cities in the UK and plans to expand internationally across the best locations in China, the USA and Europe.

Thistle manages 31 hotels in great city centre locations in the UK and Malaysia. It seeks to deliver a traditional hotel experience including attractive accommodation as well as fast and free Wi-Fi throughout its hotels.

Thistle Express is a limited feature offer in the budget sector and a new value hotel concept which will leverage the strong brand equity and awareness of the core Thistle brand.




Oils and Gas

GL receives royalties from the Bass Strait Oil Trust ("BSOT") which is a unit trust managed by Bass Strait Oil Management Limited, a wholly-owned Australian subsidiary of GL, by virtue of BSOT's 55.11% entitlement to the Weeks Royalty.

The Weeks Royalty refers to a 2.5% overriding royalty relating to all hydrocarbons produced by BHP Billiton Limited (formerly known as The Broken Hill Proprietary Company Limited) and Esso Australia Resources Pty Ltd from designated areas in the Bass Strait, Australia.

Property Development

GL is involved in property development through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Molokai Properties Limited ("Molokai Properties") and Tabua Investments Limited ("Tabua Investments").

Molokai Properties owns a 54,677 acre property on the island of Molokai in Hawaii. Tabua Investments owns real estate in Fiji.

The Rank Group Plc (52% controlled by Guoco)

The Rank Group Plc ("Rank") is a leading European gaming company headquartered in Great Britain and listed on the London Stock Exchange.

Rank's businesses comprise three established gaming-based entertainment operations, including Mecca, a leading bingo operator in Great Britain; Grosvenor Casinos operating in Great Britain and Belgium; and Enracha in Spain, details as follows:

Mecca is Rank's community-gaming brand for the British market with 90 clubs and a digital business offering both online and mobile bingo. With almost 1 million customers a year and a national portfolio of venues, as well as one of Great Britain's most popular community gaming websites and app, the digital channel offers a range of popular games as well as a wide range of slot games. The venues also offer great value food and drink, and live entertainment.
Grosvenor Casinos is a leading operator with 58 casinos in Great Britain along with two other casinos in Belgium and an online and mobile casino business. It serves more than 1 million customers a year through a national portfolio of branded venues as well as via its online and mobile casinos. The brand offers a range of popular casino table games as well as electronic casino and slots games.
Enracha is Rank's community-gaming business for the Spanish market. It operates 9 premium bingo clubs and serves approximately 260,000 customers a year, offering a range of popular community games as well as electronic casino and slots games, great value food and drink, and live entertainment.

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