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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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An anonymous tip providing an accurate description of a subject's readily observable location and appearance identifies the person whom the tipster means to accuse.
The tipster got wind of the group's hiding place after he took one of the fugitives to Barangay Bacani in Clarin on April 22.
The unidentified tipster, a former gambler, once did business with a man tied to Anthony Giacalone, an organized crime figure who was supposed to meet Hoffa the day he disappeared, Moldea told the news outlet.
A GAMBLING-mad financial consultant who stole pounds 10m from dozens of pensioners and the Halifax Bank spent more than pounds 1m on racing tipsters alone, a court heard yesterday.
Keyte's new success followed on from a profitable summer flat season which saw The Western Mail's tipster come up trumps with 113 winners.
9-million reward money to two tipsters that gave information leading to the neutralization of Abu Sayyaf members.
How come a tipster - and not a very good one this week - can frighten the world's largest firm into rejecting a bet?
LLANO - Two Pacoima men were arrested and 13 pounds of red phosphorus, a precursor to methamphetamine, were seized when an anonymous tipster alerted police that the men would be passing through their area.
FORMERForeign Secretary RobinCook will be speaking about his career as a racing tipster at a dinner in Formby tonight.
Ilium Software, a privately held, independent software vendor, and Microsoft Pocket PC Launch Partner, produces and sells several award-winning utilities for portable and desktop computers running Windows operating systems, including eWallet, ListPro, Keep Track, PhoneTone, Recordian, TapeMinder, GameBag One, and Tipster.
THE SUN'S flagship tipster Templegate is in pole position to claim first prize of pounds 4,000 in the pounds 6,000 Racing Post/Coral Naps competition that concludes at the end of racing on Thursday.
Last month, the YTM Tipster claimed that Theo Walcott would have a good month.