Smarkets is a Python and Erlang technology company based in central London. They’ve built one of the world’s largest betting exchanges, also known as a prediction market, with significantly better odds than the competition. Their strength is technology and trading and their passion is to push the known boundaries of real-time financial technology. Their platform has handled over £8 billion of bets since launching in 2010, allowing them to become one of the most profitable companies per employee in Europe. Their mission is to disrupt one of the oldest industries in the world by rethinking the method and model of the betting business. They think traditional sports betting rips off bettors, taking up to a 15% margin on bets. They offer the industry’s lowest margin of around 1% in total commission on trades. They can and will do better. Smarkets prides itself on collecting individuals seeking challenge, and their team members’ experiences show this. Smarkets is comprised of some of the finest financial and adtech engineers, researchers, scientists, PhDs and marketers making them one of the most dynamic workforces in Europe.
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