• There's a 'stock market for politics' where users can make money on Washington's chaos

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    PredictIt is a "stock market for politics" where users can make or lose money playing on the goings-on in Washington.
    The die-hard users will often reach out to political journalists asking for tips or inside information.
    WASHINGTON - If you have ever had money riding on a cloture vote, it is likely that you were playing the "stock market for politics" called PredictIt, a New Zealand-based prediction market where patrons can make money on the news of the day.
    PredictIt has an office just a few blocks east of the US Capitol Building in Washington on Pennsylvania Avenue. It has several...
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