Tag Archives: presidential elections
- US Presidential Election Becomes UK’s Biggest Non-Sporting Gamble in History
November 10, 2016
Paddy Power is £4.5m out of pocket after Donald Trump's unlikely victory in the US Presidential Race makes it the biggest non-sporting gambling event in UK history. There was a reason I quit gambling. I would make stupid bets like placing a £5 treble that Leicester City would win the...
- Trump’s Electoral Upset Pushes Bitcoin Past $740 Ceiling
November 9, 2016
Bitcoin is soaring once again, thanks to President Donny. The 2016 U.S. presidential elections—dubbed as the unpopularity contest—ended late Tuesday with Republican Donald John Trump elected as the 45th president of the United States. The surprise outcome defied polls that showed Democrat Hillary Clinton with a small, persistent edge—but one that...
- Paddy Power to Lose $3.33M from US Elections Wager
Seems like Paddy Power Betfair can’t catch a break. The Irish bookmaker is reportedly looking at a €3 million (US$ 3.33 million) loss after American voters elected businessman Donald Trump as the next president of the United States. This is the second time that Paddy Power Betfair found itself in...
- US Presidential Poll: Trump Up 5 on Clinton
November 8, 2016
REPUBLICAN POISED FOR ELECTORAL COLLEGE WIN Washington DC (7th November 2016) – According to the Democracy Institute poll – the only public poll to predict both the winning side and the victory margin in the UK’s Brexit referendum – Republican candidate Donald Trump enjoys a five-point margin over Democratic candidate...
- Record Number of Players Punting on US Presidential Election
November 7, 2016
With only a day left before Election Day, the wild and unpredictable 2016 U.S. presidential election is about to add another distinction as the most wagered upon political event in history. It’s a tight race between Democratic nominee Hillary and Republican Donald Trump, with many opinion polls showing Trump closing...
- US Election 2016: Maryland most likely to vote Democrat, Oklahoma to vote Republican
November 4, 2016
The race for the White House is in its final stretch, and the states are starting to fall in line behind their nominees. Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton has been an early favorite to win on Election Day, but the final week of the campaign saw Republican nominee Donald Trump narrowing...
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March 21, 2017
Las Vegas casinos hit by President Trump’s DACA
September 7, 2017