Gambling News 07th December, 2014

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A GOOD YEAR FOR BETFAIR INVESTORS

07th December, 2014 at 01:00:42
Share value has increased by 40 percent over the past 12 months.

The respected investment column of the Telegraph newspaper in the UK was full of praise for online gambling group Betfair over the weekend, noting that investors in the plc who have hung on through the tough times have seen the value of their holdings soar around 40 percent over the past 12 months.

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WHY ADELSON NEEDS SEN. REID

07th December, 2014 at 01:00:42
And why Reid might be inclined to help the land casino magnate.

The Huffington Post examined the relationship between multi-billionaire land casino mogul Sheldon Adelson and the ascetic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid over the weekend, noting that Adelson is an ardent Republican supporter prepared to throw tens of millions of dollars into influencing politicians, whilst Reid is a veteran Nevada Democrat who has in the past been critical of Republican big-money influence in US politics.

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