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Politics

Monday, February 06, 2017

Betting on President Trump Leaving Office Early, Presidency End Date - Betfair Market / Politics / Gambling

By: Nadeem_Walayat

The Trump Reset Tsunami waves continue to wash that which has been built up over the past 40 years away in a manifestation of extreme delirium which I covered both in the run up to the US presidential election of why Trump would WIN, and in my post Trump analysis of why the Trump Reset looks set to culminate in a war with China.

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Stock-Markets

Friday, January 13, 2017

Is trading stocks and shares just as luck-based as roulette? / Stock-Markets / Gambling

By: Submissions

Is trading stocks and shares simply gambling? Is there an art to playing roulette? Or are both just pure luck? It's hard to say, although by looking at the popularity of both it's clear that there's potential for great financial gain.

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Personal_Finance

Friday, January 06, 2017

China Super League Clubs Burning Cash with Tevez / Personal_Finance / Gambling

By: Submissions

With Shanghai Shenhua offering Tevez a weekly salary of £615,000, he has quickly risen to being the top paid footballer in the world. New research from bettingexpert.com shows how Tevez could literally light his money on fire, and still earn a ludicrous profit.

The Chinese have realized that this kind of spending by their top tier clubs is completely unsustainable, and are planning on installing salary caps on incoming players. Luckily for Tevez, his lucrative deal has been signed, sealed and delivered before the caps are to be instated. At this stage, Tevez stands to earn £1 every second for the next 2 years.

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Personal_Finance

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Will welcome bonuses become as prevalent in spread betting, as they are in sports betting? / Personal_Finance / Gambling

By: Submissions

Client acquisition is key to any business no matter what industry they're in; and betting is no different. There are a number of ways to acquire a client in the world of betting but the most common, and seemingly most effective, is to incentivise a prospective customer by offering them a welcome bonus.

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Companies

Thursday, September 15, 2016

888.com: the future still looks bright despite ending interest in William Hill / Companies / Gambling

By: .....

Over its 19 year history, 888 Holdings has grown from being a start-up in the British Virgin Islands to become a major name in the online gaming world. It has recently hit the headlines due to an attempted takeover, alongside The Rank Group, of the betting giant William Hill.

The company consists of four main divisions which incorporate its casino, poker, sports and bingo businesses as well as a number of other off-shoots including a relatively newly-launched retro-themed gaming site 777.

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Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Rapid Growth:The Financial Trends Of Online Gaming / / Gambling

By: ....

It is hard to believe that online gambling was nothing more than just a pastime at one point. Little importance was placed on online gambling. It did not pose a danger to brick and mortar casinos, but that is changing rapidly. Online games like the Euro Palace online casino games are taking a hold of the online gambling market. The market is already making around 20 billion dollars worldwide, and that is with restrictions that are bound to change in favor of online gambling as time goes by. Most experts project that the market will continue to grow for several reasons.

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Politics

Monday, November 17, 2014

Ron Paul on U.S. Internet Gambling Ban: A Losing Bet for Us All / Politics / Gambling

By: Dr_Ron_Paul

Most Americans, regardless of ideology, oppose "crony capitalism" or "cronyism." Cronyism is where politicians write laws aimed at helping their favored business beneficiaries. Despite public opposition to cronyism, politicians still seek to use the legislative process to help special interests.

For example, Congress may soon vote on legislation outlawing Internet gambling. It is an open secret, at least inside the Beltway, that this legislation is being considered as a favor to billionaire casino owner, Sheldon Adelson. Mr. Adelson, who is perhaps best known for using his enormous wealth to advance a pro-war foreign policy, is now using his political influence to turn his online competitors into criminals.

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Stock-Markets

Friday, November 22, 2013

Fantasy Stocks for a Fantasy Market / Stock-Markets / Gambling

By: Casey_Research

By Doug French

They don't ring bells at the top, but when a company called Fantex Holdings plans to sell shares in professional athletes and possibly actors and musicians, a chill should race up the spine of investors.

You know this isn't your grandfather's market when a company pushing chicken wings (Buffalo Wild Wings) sells at over 40 times earnings. And when a company that dominates retail but doesn't make any money (Amazon) trades for $350 a share. And when a company that pumps old movies, TV shows, and a sliver of new content to subscribers trades at 280 times earnings (Netflix).

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Personal_Finance

Thursday, March 15, 2012

Why March Madness is Bigger than the Super Bowl / Personal_Finance / Gambling

By: Money_Morning

Best Financial Markets Analysis ArticleJason Simpkins writes: If you're planning on taking a little bit of time out of your work day to watch the first round of March Madness today, you're not alone.

A survey by MSN showed 86% of employees will spend at least part of their workday checking in on the tournament, up from 81% last year.

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