If you had invested money in Barack Obama, you would have made a profit. Stocks in Obama and John McCain — or, rather, their chances of winning — have been trading on a political futures market called Intrade. Millions of dollars have poured in to this prediction market. Investors are already placing bids for the U.S. presidential race in 2012.
Obama Stocks Win In Predictions Market
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