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Business of Betting Podcast

Jul 30, 2018

Episode 57 - Lisandro Kaunitz and Javier Kreiner

Lisandro and Javier discuss a research paper they wrote about the online sports betting market.

They designed a strategy to beat bookmakers with their own numbers. The strategy proved profitable in a 10-year historical simulation using closing odds, a 6-month historical...


Jul 23, 2018

Episode 56 - Matthew Trenhaile

Matthew is a former odds compiler at IG Index (spread betting). 

We discuss games including Magic the Gathering as well as pricing, markets, homogenized odds, recreating the Pinnacle model and more. 

 

 

Season 3 is proudly sponsored by Betfair Pty Limited.

Betfair operates a betting...


Jul 16, 2018

Episode 55 - Professor Leighton Vaughan Williams

Prof. Leighton Vaughan Williams is Professor of Economics and Finance, Director of the Betting Research Unit and Director of the Political Forecasting Unit at Nottingham Business School, Nottingham Trent University.

We discuss betting regulation, taxation, research and...


Jul 9, 2018

Episode 54 - Alok Pattani

Alok spent 8 years at ESPN working in sports data and analytics.

Currently, Alok is a quantitative analyst at Google. 

We discuss how sports analytics has evolved in his world and predictive modeling. 

 

 

Season 3 is proudly sponsored by Betfair Pty Limited.

Betfair operates a betting exchange...


Jul 2, 2018

Episode 53 - Caan Berry

 

Caan is a professional trader and recent author (Betfair Trading Made Simple: The Ultimate Guide to Getting Started).

Caan shares his experience and knowledge from years spent trading on the exchanges. 

 

Season 3 is proudly sponsored by Betfair Pty Limited.

Betfair operates a betting exchange...