That was Tom W. Bell, of course. And 5 months after Tom W. Bell’-s pronouncement, HedgeStreet v1 ate the bullet and bellied up.
Doctor Pennock, isn’-t “-pragmatism”- to take into perspective the hard facts povided by:
- the bankruptcy of the CFTC-regulated HedgeStreet v1,
- and the insolent health of the UK Gambling Commission-regulated BetFair?
Shouldn’-t the “-pragmatists”- draw lessons from all that?
Or will the the “-pragmatists”- ignore the hard facts?
Of, yeah, please, let’-s display “-pragmatism”-.
Back in your court, doc.
Here’-s Tom W. Bell’-s old take that prediction markets fall outside of the CFTC’-s jurisdiction.