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Tipster

A person who provides insider information. In doing so, the tipster commits a crime, regardless of whether or not the information is used in investing.

tipster

A person who provides inside information.
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DUBLIN, Ireland, September 14 /PRNewswire/ -- BETDAQ, the global online betting exchange, has launched its own resource centre for tips and tipster information service called Tip Check, in association with Besttipping.
When you have your six-digit code also have a note of your 12-digit registration PIN in front of you and simply call the Tipster hotline (calls charged at national rate) before 11am that day and follow the instrutions to log your nap selection.
While you always need a little luck to hit the bullseye with a long shot, our tipsters have found that the harder they work, the luckier they get.
The East Belfast civil servant won the Racing Post Search For A Tipster competition but he says he'll still not give up his day job to become a professional gambler.
The tipster was dropping his son off for work and called local police when he observed several youths exiting a 2005 Dodge Ram Pickup and running in the direction of a vehicle storage lot.
IT WENT right down to the wire, but Chris Wright, tipster for the Liverpool Daily Post, has triumphed in the Racing Post/Coral jumps naps competition, writes Nick Cornish.
In fact, Newsboy (David Yates) was the ONLY national tipster to show a profit during the notoriously difficult month of February.
The specialists in Spanish, Italian, German and Portuguese football betting are bidding to get their seasons off to a winning start by topping their own leagues, while South American, Scandinavian and Balkan football tipsters continue to battle it out as their seasons progress.
And surely, if these tipsters had such red-hot information, they'd keep it to themselves.
It was their selection in our weekly league table for racing tipsters - the Coventry Trophy Centre/ Pink Naps Table trophy title race - and it has put them more than pounds 120 clear of their rivals in the race for the pounds 1,000 first prize.
He added: "I'm not saying we will guarantee to take out prosecutions, but we will have these criminal powers next month so it will give us the option, and bogus racing tipsters is definitely an area we will be looking at.
IF you were a racing tipster for a national newspaper, what would you call yourself?