Most horse tracks in the world operate as a parimutuel
system (the system is called the totalisator in the United Kingdom, Australia, and New Zealand), (2) whereas horse tracks in the United Kingdom, Ireland, and Australia also employ bookmaker-based systems.
In 1997, to augment its smaller parimutuel
house take, the Mardi Gras added a poker room on the second floor of the clubhouse, next to the parimutuel
These days, the American parimutuel
wagering industry also includes dog racing in 16 States and jai alai in Connecticut, Florida, and Rhode Island.
The market potential for gaming machines in Florida is tremendous, with negotiations continuing for Class III gaming at tribal casinos and the potential expansion of slots or VLTs to other parimutuel
properties," said panel moderator Charles Anderer, Director of Trade Events for conference co- producer BNP Media Gaming Group.
Such machines, which allow customers to wager on videotaped horse races, apparently conform to state law because the betting is parimutuel
Longitude's calculation engine uses parimutuel
principles to aggregate liquidity and produce fair and efficient prices for event-driven transactions.
A form of wagering originated in 1865 by Frenchman Pierre Oller in which all money bet is divided up among those who have winning tickets, after taxes, takeout and other deductions are made.
16-17 at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino here, has attracted expert speakers to address such issues as state compacts with Indian casinos, deregulation, and allowing slot machines at parimutuel
facilities beyond Broward County.
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Sportech underwent enormous corporate and management change over the past 12 months, most notably as a result of acquiring the US-based parimutuel
operator Scientific Games Racing (SGR), but the company has emerged as "one of the world's leading pools and tote betting operators", according to chief executive Ian Penrose.
1, cited the lack of turf racing as a major reason for the decline in the parimutuel
Mini-Satellite" Wagering Facility Will Offer Self-Serve Terminals for Parimutuel