New Prediction Market: Senate ratification of US-Russia nuclear arms control treaty

Tuesday, Apr 13, 2010

US President Barack Obama and Russian President Dmitry Medvedev signed a nuclear arms control pact in Prague, Czech Republic, on 8th April 2010.

Intrade has listed a market for the ratification of this treaty by the United States senate. This market can be found under Politics > US Congress.

Contract Rules:

This contract will settle (expire) at 100 ($10.00) if the US Senate ratifies the treaty before midnight ET on the date specified in the contract.

The contract will settle (expire) at 0 ($0.00) if the US Senate does not ratify the treaty before midnight ET on the date specified in the contract.

Expiry will be based on the official outcome of the ratification process, as reported by three independent and reliable media sources.

Due to the nature of this contract please also see Contract Rule 1.7 Unforeseen Circumstances.

The Exchange reserves the right to invoke Contract Rule 1.8 (Time Protection) if deemed appropriate.

Any changes to the result after the contract has expired will not be taken into account - Exchange Rule 1.4

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