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#BettingPeople: CAAN BERRY

Interview: CAAN BERRY: Caan Berry went from McDonalds to the Army – where he had an epiphany moment under fire in an Afghanistan trench – to professional exchange trading via a brief stint at BT, where he used his contacts to get fast broadband. He’s been trading successfully since 2011. In this four part interview he talks about his life and how he’s made exchange trading his living for a decade. Meeting Caan Berry with Simon Nott.

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CAAN BERRY (part 1 of 4)

Caan talks about his early ‘anti-gambling’ days, fighting alongside the Paras and deciding he was going to make something of his life. He talks about his strategies and always being on the lookout for new edges.

CAAN BERRY (part 2 of 4)

Caan explains why he was asked to promote Betfair and why he agreed to share some of his secrets for nothing. He explains how it is possible for people to learn how to learn how to do what he does to make it pay. He covers matched betting, arbing and other ways of winning without risk.

CAAN BERRY (part 3 of 4)

Caan talks about why he trades on a number of sports rather than just specialising in one. He also talks about spotting if the money in the market is sharp or not and the best times to get involved trading.

CAAN BERRY (part 4 of 4)

Caan talks about the importance of evolving, the basic advice that everyone wishing to trade needs to know, the best markets to get involved in when starting out and the biggest pitfalls to avoid.