The Alpha-Bet is all about choosing the optimum path from a range of options. It sounds easy doesn’t it? Especially with hindsight. However every second of every day decisions are made about possible outcomes. Some of them pay off and some of them don’t. Even algorithmic split-second decision making by stock market computers can steer in the wrong direction from time to time. Google said ‘Alpha is investment return above benchmark’. Put simply it just means picking a winner. The Alpha-Bet is the highest bet among a group of bets.