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Hilary Russ

Team owner Leonsis open to sports betting, but focused on wins

Nov 16 2018

(This Nov. 15 story corrects entity investing in DraftKings and Sportradar to Revolution Growth)

More U.S. states could swarm into legal sports betting next year

Nov 16 2018

WASHINGTON At least a dozen more U.S. states could legalize sports betting in the coming year, and up to eight could have operational sports books ready to take wagers before the start of the 2019 football season, industry experts said at a conference on Thursday.

Sportradar to provide U.S. sports betting data to MGM-GVC joint venture

Nov 08 2018

Swiss sports data provider Sportradar AG on Thursday said it struck a deal to be the exclusive U.S. sports betting data provider to MGM GVC Interactive LLC for certain leagues.

Global stocks rise after U.S. vote splits power; dollar slips

Nov 07 2018

NEW YORK Most major stock markets rose on Wednesday, led by a strong rally on Wall Street, after the outcome of the U.S. midterm congressional elections drove expectations of political gridlock in Washington, boosting risk assets and weighing on the dollar. | Video

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks rise after U.S. vote splits power; dollar slips

Nov 07 2018

* Interactive chart on U.S. midterms https://tmsnrt.rs/2D6XH9t (Updates prices, changes comment, byline)

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks climb after US midterm vote but dollar takes hit

Nov 07 2018

* U.S., Europe shares gain as vote outcome meets expectations

GLOBAL MARKETS-World stocks, Wall Street surge after US vote but dollar takes hit

Nov 07 2018

* U.S. and European shares gain as election outcomes in line with expectations

Stocks gain, dollar flat as U.S. elections prompt investor caution

Nov 06 2018

NEW YORK U.S. shares rose on Tuesday while the dollar held steady as Americans went to the polls in elections that could shift the balance of power in Congress.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks edge up, dollar steady as U.S. votes in midterms

Nov 06 2018

* Oil drops on Iran sanction exemptions (Adds settled oil prices; updates throughout)

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks edge up, dollar steady, as U.S. votes in midterms

Nov 06 2018

* Oil drops on Iran sanction exemptions (Changes byline, dateline to NEW YORK; adds Wall Street open; updates throughout)

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