Posts tagged "trading"

The Ups and Downs of Arbitrage Betting and Trading

Arbitrage betting is an almost risk-free way of betting on sports. Arbitrage trading is likewise an almost risk-free way of trading any kind of financial instrument. Noticed the word “almost”? That is because you still stand to lose some money. And that is not the worst thing it can happen in arbitrage. But let’s just… Continue reading

You can Make Money Fast in Gambling. But you will Lose it even Faster!

You can make money fast in gambling. Faster than you would think. Surprised? Why, that is the truth. Yet, it is also true that you are going to lose even more money in the long run. Disappointed? You could be betting on sports, trading stocks or currencies, playing poker or blackjack. You can make money… Continue reading

Bringing back memories with old trading videos

As I am trying to tidy up my blog and get rid of all the mess that has been sitting idle online for years, I came across some old videos I had recorded about sports trading. Although some were included in posts as attachments, I never uploaded those old trading videos at Youtube. As if… Continue reading

How Betfair changed my life!

Betfair is withdrawing from Greece and I won’t be able to even login to my Betfair account in December, according to the Greek gambling law. When I first registered this account back in 2004, I never expected I would be posting such an article in my personal blog. Besides, I didn’t even have a blog… Continue reading

Giving Back Money You Won by Mistake

Back when I traded the odds of horse racing markets in Betfair, a mistake of mine instead of costing me money actually won EUR800! Unfortunately I don’t have the screenshot of that event, but I feel it was just yesterday that happened. I had been trading the odds of the next race’ favorite horse, when… Continue reading

Does your Trading Strategy Work in Horse Racing Markets?

I often receive emails questioning why I have given up trading the horse racing markets at Betfair and whether a trader can make money nowadays trading fixed odds of the favorite horse. The fact that I cannot make it pay anymore doesn’t mean other traders are unsuccessful as well. It means my trading strategy is no… Continue reading

Making EUR53 by Trading Before the Race Starts

Today in Wolverhampton Racecourse I traded “Tugalu” horse and made EUR53. The odds didn’t drift nor steam but rather hovered around 4.50. Yet, there were some nice scalping opportunities which could be exploited in order to make money before the horse race even went off! Here’s the video capture of my trading moves made with… Continue reading