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04 Sep, 2019, 09:05 BST Smarkets Secures Market Access for Online Sports Betting in Indiana and Colorado Through Partnership With Full House Resorts

Sports betting operator Smarkets has today announced that it has signed contracts to enter into a multi-million-dollar, long-term partnership with...


08 Aug, 2019, 08:20 BST Smarkets Launches SBK App to Enter Sportsbook Market

Smarkets, operator of one of the world's largest betting exchanges, has today announced the launch of its new sportsbook product, SBK. SBK is a...


13 Jul, 2017, 08:10 BST Smarkets Annual Profits Grow by 160%

Smarkets, the event exchange that allows people to trade sports, politics and current affairs, has announced a remarkable year-on-year increase in...


24 Mar, 2017, 12:16 GMT Smarkets Celebrates Record-breaking Cheltenham Festival With Release of First App

Smarkets, one of the world's largest betting exchanges, has hailed record-breaking numbers after releasing statistics on the platform's performance...


19 Jan, 2017, 14:24 GMT Traders on Smarkets Betting Exchange Think There's a 20% Chance the House of Representatives Will try to Impeach Trump

Traders on the Smarkets betting exchange believe that there is a 20% chance United States President-elect Donald Trump might not see out his initial...


18 Nov, 2016, 13:48 GMT Smarkets on a Winning Streak

Betting exchange Smarkets has been named as one of the UK's fastest-growing technology companies by multinational professional services firm Deloitte....


09 Nov, 2016, 15:44 GMT Smarkets Customer Wins £165k as Trump Defies Traders on Election Night

One customer on the Smarkets betting exchange has pocketed £165,000 after successfully trading the US presidential race. (Logo:...


08 Sep, 2016, 08:00 BST Smarkets Reports Record Profits in 2015

Betting exchange Smarkets has announced a year-on-year increase in profit of over 1500% after filing its first audited annual report for the year...


29 Mar, 2016, 12:40 BST Smarkets Records £111m Traded Over Cheltenham

Smarkets, one of the world's largest betting exchanges, has released statistics on the firm's performance over the Cheltenham Festival. The London...


05 Feb, 2016, 12:30 GMT Smarkets to Offer Fairest Bet of the Year for NFL Final

As bookmakers are offering unbelievably poor odds for a statistical 50/50 chance on the world's most famous coin toss, Smarkets, one of the world's...


08 Oct, 2015, 11:31 BST Smarkets Commences Business in the Emerald Isle; Announces New St Katharine Docks Headquarters

Smarkets, backed by Deutsche Telekom's venture capital arm T-Venture and Passion Capital, confirms the operator has received a remote gaming license...


16 Sep, 2015, 14:34 BST Fintech Leader Smarkets to Add 75 Jobs to London and Malta Teams

Smarkets is one of the only European companies to implement a "self-management" culture Smarkets (pronounced "Smɑrkəts"), one of the world's largest...


10 Jul, 2015, 10:20 BST Smarkets's Doubling Profits & Trades

Leading online betting exchange Smarkets has grown exponentially during 2015 with doubled profits for the first two quarters of the year. This...


15 Jun, 2015, 08:00 BST Smarkets Betting Exchange Names Alexander Wheldon as Company's First Chief Marketing Officer

European betting exchange, Smarkets, has appointed Alexander Wheldon as the company's first Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). The new role was created...


29 May, 2015, 12:30 BST Smarkets Offer 0% on All FA Cup Bets This Weekend, in a Bid to Show the Consumer That Betting Margins Are Too High

Free really does mean free with online betting exchange Smarkets this weekend. Smarkets offer the best odds with the lowest commission, but customers ...


20 Apr, 2015, 12:39 BST Smarkets Reaches £1billion Milestone

Leading online betting exchange Smarkets, has reached the one billion pound traded milestone. An epic response to the Cheltenham Festival and...