What do you need to backtest your betting or trading strategy?
First of all you need a historical data with required granularity and all data, then you can define your evaluation criteria/algorithms and a tool to backtest your data.
This short video shows how to setup database and bot for saving betfair market prices. We use Microsoft SQL Server Express database and SQL Server Management Studio to manage database and query data.
After attaching database mdf file, you need to rename it to: MarketPricesDatabase
Is there a way of seperating horse racing in Australia, the Thorougbreds from Harness racing? I would prefer it in EVENTS box.
At the moment I am choosing the courses every day for the Thoroughbreds, so takes time to check the Betfair page. I don't bet on Harness, too random.
Here are two videos showing comparison between market monitoring using update betfair api update requests and market/order streaming technology.
I opened for monitoring 64 markets, 40 today’s horse racing win markets and 24 Euro 2016 football match odds markets. I set the update period to 50 ...
Hello, Can you help me understanding programing bots, can you say how do i need to create a bot for example if i want to bet on tennis game on live on Player1 to win 1,2...13 games, and if i win any of game, i quite.
From Bet Angel forum:
As the title says, I'd like to trigger a bet in Guardian after a goal is scored in football.Can this be done reliably?I've searched on here but I can't find anything. I'm looking to open a trade following the goal.I've tried using suspend/unsuspend rules conditions but there ...
From Bet Angel forum:
The problemI'm sure it's the nature of trading that some wild swings come into play on a runner that's leading the field. A case in point was one that I had placed a back bet on last friday. It was sitting on odds of 3.75->3.5 for the 1st 30 seconds of the race (a 1 mile ...
I tried BFexplorer, having used 3-4 different software applications beforehand.
The 2 days utilising the software, I managed to get a feel for the product and like the modern display on the black background.
Bets placed were very responsive with no lagging experienced from other products.
A few ...
Adding Save output messages as CSV file.
Adding Automation Settings - Restart the automation at time for Strategy / Bot Excutor tool.
Adding Dutch Bet Aggregator bot, Show Market/Selection ...
If you use Bfexplorer BOT SDK to develop your betfair bots then you can visualize some data on ladders directly, setting different background color in Odds column.
In my video I created two simple bots to show this functionality in bfexplorer.
The first betfair bot loads steamers and drifters for ...
Hi, Can I ask a question, I currently trade manually and do want to automate and bfexplorer is the most powerful program for this. I use money management which keeps track of wins/losses and I act accordingly, for example suppose I want to remember the result on a certain lane ...
My lay strategy involves waiting for 2 losses, before actually betting. Where is the option to do this? I want a losing run of 2 before I actually bet money, but can’t find a trigger or a betting option anywhere.