October 8, 2019, 8:25PM EDT
• 4 min read

The Logbook: The story of Intrade, the defunct event predictions market

Quick Take

  • Intrade was a prediction market founded in 1999
  • The platform enabled users to trade prediction markets surrounding various categories including sports, politics, and current events
  • Intrade was ultimately sued by the CFTC and shut down due to its financials

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