Tag Archives: political betting
- Ladbrokes election bet site overshadowed by former CEO Glynn’s Tory endorsement
April 2, 2015
UK-listed bookmaker Ladbrokes is perhaps ruing the launch of a new General Election-focused microsite just as its new CEO was distancing the company from his predecessor’s public endorsement of the Tory party. On Wednesday, the betting firm launched The Ladbrokes Lowdown – General Election 2015, which offers punters real-time updates...
- Betfair sign up PoliticalBetting.com Founder Mike Smithson; BetConstruct partners with Gaming1
March 30, 2015
Betfair has appointed PoliticalBetting.com founder Mike Smithson to help shape its political betting offer for the UK General Election in May. Under the agreement, former Liberal Democrat politician Smithson has been hired on a consultancy basis for creating new betting props for the coming election. He also started contributing articles...
- Nevada pol proposes legalizing political wagering in time for federal mid-terms
March 26, 2013
On Monday, Nevada state Sen. Tick Segerblom (pictured left next to an unidentified Kenyan national) introduced legislation that would permit Nevada sportsbooks to take wagers on the outcome of federal election races. Segerblom’s legislation (read it here) would revise the definition of ‘pari-mutuel system of wagering’ to include betting on...
Nevada legalizes Parimutuel Betting on eSports
October 17, 2017
NHL to allow Nevada betting on Las Vegas Golden Knights
September 7, 2017