Category: Trading Articles

British Open Golf – A Traders Thoughts

The British Open Golf Royal Troon, Scotland Starts Thursday 14th July live on Sky Sports Website: TheOpen.com The last time that the British Open was played at Royal...

How does a bookmaker price up his book?

The very simplest way to look at it is that he works out how many times out of 100 he thinks something will happen and that percentage equates to odds. So as a basic...

Betfair Exchange API status check

Is the Betfair API Down? Now you can check if the API is down for everybody with this tool from Betfair. View the site here: Betfair Status Checker This site shows the...

Horse racing questions and answers

New to trading horses? I have been trading horses for so long now, I have totally forgotten what it was like to be a total beginner. To go back to the time when I had...

Win Both Halves v Half Time/ Full Time market.

Betting on Football markets can be a maze. This article is for beginners to football trading. When first starting out, there is often confusion over the multitude of...

Calculating the lay liability correctly

How to calculate the liability of a lay bet on an exchange. People that are new to exchange betting often have early problems calculating the liability on their bets....

Averaging your trades for a better price and more profit

How averaging can get you more profit for less risk Sometimes when we are trading things do not go to plan immediately. You may take a position on a T20 game and back...

Can scalping UK races still be a full time job?

Can pre-race scalping still be a full-time job. When it comes to scalping the UK racing markets one of the most common questions is: How can I effectively do my...

Could this be the best lay system ever!

The BEST laying system ever. Or is it? There once lived the bravest punter known to man. Or perhaps it was one of the seven dwarves, Dopey trying his hand at laying...

Laying the half time score in football matches

Is there value in laying the current score at half time in the correct score market? Laying the Half Time Score — One of the most common questions I am asked is do...