Archive for May, 2011

In memory of John Delaney, 1969-2011

[cross-posted from my prediction market blog: Mercury's Blog] I’m very sorry to say that the world lost John Delaney on May 22, 2011.  John was the CEO of prediction market Intrade, one of the most well-known real-money prediction markets.  He was climbing Mount Everest and came within 50 meters of the summit when he encountered medical […]