Guy Secretan
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Does anyone here work as or know anyone who works as a professional gambler? Kind of find it interesting when people actually do this to make money.
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(Original post by Guy Secretan)
Does anyone here work as or know anyone who works as a professional gambler? Kind of find it interesting when people actually do this to make money.
http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/member.php?u=1151359
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It's a long and painstaking job.

Don't do it.
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Well, my parents have a friend who has just been headhunted and employed by Goldman Sachs after recording amazing profits trading on the market for BP. So I suppose he's a professional gambler

However, he also came up with an algorithm to help determine the best time to buy/sell gas (to a point) as a part of his double masters degree, part of which involved pure maths...
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(Original post by 0mgJohn)
Well, my parents have a friend who has just been headhunted and employed by Goldman Sachs after recording amazing profits trading on the market for BP. So I suppose he's a professional gambler

However, he also came up with an algorithm to help determine the best time to buy/sell gas (to a point) as a part of his double masters degree, part of which involved pure maths...
Algo traders aren't gamblers
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I play poker for cash on the side but it's definitely not enough to make a living off of.
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i make about £20-30k a year at uni, work 1 day a week and 2 days in weekends

( made over £40kin slightly over 2 years)

mind you thats tax free so more like £26k-£27k
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Gambling for a living is extremely intense and hard to do. Anytime you win a $ in a poker game, someone else loses. But you probably know that, sorry for moralizing. :P
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(Original post by adambolt)
Gambling for a living is extremely intense and hard to do. Anytime you win a $ in a poker game, someone else loses. But you probably know that, sorry for moralizing. :P
i dont play poker...
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