Obama pays off for Goldsmith

By Candice Krieger, January 22, 2009

Tory candidate and millionaire environmentalist Zac Goldsmith has reportedly won around £100,000 from a series of long-term bets that Barack Obama would become American President. Apparently, in autumn 2007, he put £5,000 at 20/1 when Obama was very much an outsider.

Last updated: 12:24pm, January 22 2009