In British vote too tight to call, gamblers seek the $150 million answer

April 8, 2015 11:00 AM

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LONDON, April 8 (Reuters) - If Prime Minister David Cameron forms Britain's next government after the tightest election in a generation, it will not just be the Conservative Party leader who will be smiling. Scott Moorhead will be laughing all the way to the bank.

As part of a record 100 million pounds ($148 million) expected to be gambled on the British election, Moorhead stands to win 250 pounds on a 500 pound bet that the Conservatives will win most parliamentary seats in the May 7 election.

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