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Before that, the firm made bets on the likes of ClassPass and Equinox.
FUNDING POURS INTO THE AT-HOME FITNESS TRENDLUCINDA SHENSEPTEMBER 17, 2020FORTUNE
Facebook's foray into virtual and augmented reality, which it doubled down on this week, is a bet on where the future of online social interaction is heading.
BEHIND FACEBOOK'S GIANT BET ON HARDWAREINA FRIEDSEPTEMBER 17, 2020AXIOS
If you want to vote by mail, your best bet is to visit your state or local election office’s website.
WHY YOU SHOULD VOTE AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE (AND HOW TO DO IT)JOHN KENNEDYSEPTEMBER 17, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
It’s so far been a winning bet for Buffett, with the value of Berkshire’s investment more than doubling by lunchtime.
HERE’S WHO MADE A KILLING FROM SNOWFLAKE’S BLOCKBUSTER IPOVERNE KOPYTOFFSEPTEMBER 16, 2020FORTUNE
Fifty-seven professional investors turned him down—a Stanford-pedigreed venture capital veteran with experience operating inside two early major tech startups, who knew exactly what kind of rationale these firms used to place their bets.
‘HOW I BUILT THIS’ HOST GUY RAZ ON INSIGHTS FROM SOME OF THE WORLD’S MOST FAMOUS ENTREPRENEURSRACHEL KINGSEPTEMBER 15, 2020FORTUNE
The Robinhood influx, says Chang, has also led to a surge in short-dated options contracts as amateur investors seek to make bets on weekly stock movements.
‘GOING TO VEGAS:’ NEWBIE OPTIONS TRADERS FACE A RECKONING AS THE TECH STOCK RALLY FADESJEFFSEPTEMBER 14, 2020FORTUNE
That risks the pound falling to a 35-year low, stocks that lag international peers, and bond yields turning negative for the first time amid bets on Bank of England interest-rate cuts, fund managers say.
LAGGING STOCKS, A BATTERED POUND: INVESTORS GET A PAINFUL GLIMPSE OF ‘NO-DEAL BREXIT’ BRITAINBERNHARD WARNERSEPTEMBER 9, 2020FORTUNE
If you want to avoid the crowds, late fall is your best bet.
27 EPIC TRIPS TO START PLANNING NOWTHE EDITORSSEPTEMBER 8, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
They point out that traders could have outsize influence by concentrating their bets on a narrow set of high-profile names while other trading activity is reduced.
SOFTBANK STOCK SLIDES AFTER IT’S UNMASKED AS ‘NASDAQ WHALE’CLAIRE ZILLMAN, REPORTERSEPTEMBER 7, 2020FORTUNE
Home buyers were confident that prices would increase, investors were confident they were making safe bets, and banks were confident that they weren’t overextended.
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WORDS RELATED TO BET

  • betting
  • chancing
  • exploiting
  • finessing
  • gaming
  • hazarding
  • jockeying
  • lying money on
  • maneuvering
  • manipulating
  • putting
  • setting
  • speculating
  • staking
  • taking
  • wagering
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