The gambler who cracked the horse-racing code | Curio

The gambler who cracked the horse-racing code

37 mins | Jul 14, 2019

Beginners luck or a winning algorithm? How did Bill Benter win close to a billion dollars at the races? A pioneer of algorithmic gambling, Bill Benter wrote an algorithm that couldn’t lose at the horse racing track. One billion dollars later speaking to Kit Chellel in Bloomberg Businessweek he shares his story.

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From Bloomberg Businessweek