GBP News 

Fund managers deploy machines to decipher British election riddle

“Using social media analysis to make political calculations is largely unproven” writes Midwest Communications Inc for 95kqds.com. Said Haidar, chief investment officer of macro hedge fund firm Haidar Capital Management, said he found bookmaker betting odds a more accurate predictor than opinion polls. Source: 95kqds.com

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Mercedes-Benz in China Joins PlatOn for Blockchain Used Car Data

“Plato CSO Ada Xiao highlighted the size of the used car sector in China, arguing that the industry needs better data collection and monitoring services” writes Max Boddy for cointelegraph.com. Blockchain solutions company PlatOn has created a platform for storing data and calculating the price of used business cars at Beijing Mercedes-Benz Sales Service (BMBS).According to the announcement, PlatON’s blockchain-based Vehicle Residual Value Management Platform can store both static and dynamic data, which will be used to automatically calculate the residual value of registered vehicles over time.Car wallets reportedly have…

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State Supreme Court weighs in on Yakima County clerk’s legal fight to keep her job

“Embattled Yakima County Clerk Janelle Riddle lost her bid to block a county Superior Court order requiring her to either get a $200,000 bond or be removed from office” writes Yakima Herald-republic for seattletimes.com. In May, the Yakima County Superior Court judges ordered Janelle Riddle to obtain an additional $200,000 in bonding after a state audit report found more than $13,000 unaccounted for in the clerk’s office in 2017.But the state Supreme Court, through its commissioner, also delayed implementing the order so as to give Riddle nearly three weeks to…

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