Edward Oath Thorpe, Las Vegas, The House discussed on Masters in Business

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I have an extra special guest this week and i am privileged to be sitting in his offices in glorious and put beach california edward oath thorpe is a legend in finance he is an american mathematics professor author hedge fund manager sure he is the person who essentially figured out how to beat las vegas i credit him with more lesson venting card counting of venture leave he gets banned him from a ton of a ton of casinos because he was beating the house and his his first the first book was beat the dealer and after he did that he figured out ways of beating back a route and came up with a wearable computer and figured out beat rolette roulette and by that point las vegas and reno wanted nothing to do with him and he took turned his attention towards the next challenge similar to gambling and it turned out that was investing in finance and wall street and the book after that became beat the market cuss edward figured out how to do things in a way that created substantial substantial returns i could talk about his curriculum vitae forever let me just add phd in mathematics taught at mit and new mexico and university california irvine that would soar welcome to bloomberg and thank you for hosting us in your office expert supporter to meet you and your thrilled to be here i'm going to start with some quotes of yours and just have you respond them and some of these are from beef the dealer chance.

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