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    Betfair

    9.3
    Betting Markets8.3
    Odds10
    Live Betting9
    License9.8
    Payment Methods8.5
    Withdrawal Times9
    Customer Support8
    Bonuses/Promotions9
    Μοbile9.2
    Website9
    Players Rating: (7 Rates)
    8.7

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    BOOK SPY

    If you make yourself familiar with every pink and blue box, you’ll realize why Betfair is a completely different story from any other traditional bookie. The most famous betting exchange operator, Betfair has been in the industry since 1999 and have been the pioneers of a great number of services that almost all reliable bookies offer today. These include live streaming, cash out and many more. As a betting exchange they allow every bettor to act like a bookie himself and lay bets instead of only backing them. However their bonus policy is slim and perhaps could see an impovement.

     


    Why choose Betfair

    The greatest betting exchange

    • The largest and the most reliable betting exchange in the world
    • You can trade your bets
    • Wide range of markets
    • Great choice for advanced players
    • Great variety of products besides sports betting
    • Minimal margin on tournament winners & correct score
    • Huge range of payment methods & quick withdrawals
    • Top live streaming service
    • Cash out
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    Bookmaker Profile

    Betfair is one of the world’s best known bookmakers due to the fact that they are completely different from the other betting companies. Over the years, BF has become a popular betting exchange operator, while they also offer the services of a typical bookmaker. They are a part of the Paddy Power Betfair plc and begun offering their sportsbook in 1999. After their first successful year, they made their passage to the online markets and quickly found themselves at the top of the betting industry whilst having earned the respect of thousands of punters. Their largest revenues come from the UK market, but they do have dedicated players in Italy and Spain as well.

    What is sure to excite every bettor, is the huge variety of offered sports and markets. Many alternative bets and events are available, while Betfair has also become the first choice of horse races bettors. There are other important factors that separate Betfair from any run of the mill bookies. Only Beftair will allow you to act as a bookie, as well as take the chance to sell or to trade your bets and do tons of other things. You might be wandering what does “act as a bookie” mean. It is the fact that Betfair operates as a marketplace or a stock exchange. A member will set the odds at  which he wishes to buy a selection (i.e. a home win @ 2.00 odds) and if other players consider the odds profitable, they will counter his prediction by buying the exact opposite market (draw or away win @ 2.00 odds). This enables the user to act as both the punter and bookmaker. What is also very important, is the fact that there are not any betting limits and you can also sell your bets to other punters in order to guarantee your winnings. If you are a more experienced trader you can use certain advanced software that will trade your bets for you. Moreover, BF offers the best tournament winner and correct score odds, given that the commission is often, one third less compared to other bookmakers.

    Of course, some of the most useful services, such us cash out and live streaming (you have the chance to watch full horse races), are available at Betfair’s sportsbook and the Betfair exchange app. The most common payment methods for deposits and cash-outs are accepted. Transactions can be made using credit cards, Neteller, Skrill, Clickandbuy, PayPal and many more. Deposits are free of charge on most of these methods while the same applies for withdrawals. If you like to wager on other events than sports betting, you can find a multitude of casino, poker, arcade games, bingo and exchange games here as well. In addition, they offer a 30€ welcome bonus, if you place a bet of 10€, or you can choose a 20€ free bet in exchange.

    Of course, a betting operator of this size can be expected to have some equally important partnerships. The most recent, is the official sponsorship of Serie A giants Juventus. They also sponsor Barcelone, Arsenal, Leicester, Sunderland & Southampton and also share a partnership with the Prizefighter boxing series and the European Backgammon Tour.

    Website
    https://www.betfair.com/
    Year established
    1999
    Online Since
    2000
    Owner
    Paddy Power Betfair plc
    Betfair CEO
    Breon Corcoran
    Address
    PO Box 34467, London W6 9WS, United Kingdom
    License
    Gibraltar, Malta, Tasmania, United Kingdom
    Additional local licenses
    Bulgaria, Denmark, Italy, Romania, Spain
    Bookmaker Type
    Betting Εxchange, High odds

    Deposits

     ChargeMin. Deposit 
    visa1.5%10€  
    visaelectronFree of charge10€  
    mastercard1.5%10€  
    maestroFree of charge10€  
    bankBank Charges10€  
    chequeFree of charge10€  
    neteller1.5%12€  
    skrillFree of charge10€  
    paypal1.5%5€  
    clickandbuyFree of charge10€  
    paysafe2,5%15€  
    wunionVaries15€  
    poliFree of charge5$  
    webmoneyFree of charge5€  

    Withdrawals

     ChargeTime 
    visaFree of charge2-7 days  
    visaelectronFree of charge2-5 days  
    maestroFree of charge2-5 days  
    bank5€3-5 days  
    chequeFree of chargeNext Day  
    netellerFree of chargeUp to 24 Hours  
    skrillFree of chargeUp to 24 Hours  
    paypalFree of chargeUp to 24 Hours  
    webmoneyFree of chargeUp to 24 Hours  

    Pros

    • Great variety of markets for many sports
    • Probable the highest betting odds on the Internet
    • No win limits imposed
    • Trading possibility
    • Surebets are allowed
    • Quick payouts
    • On financial betting Betfair offers betting exclusive!
    • You can act as a bookie
    • Bet trading is available

    Cons

    • Slow response times from the support team
    • A bit overwhelming to new players
    • Transactions not free of charge for every payment method
    • Live horse racing can be viewed only if you bet 2€

    More Information

    Customer Support

    Hours24/7
    Support channelsEmail, Live Chat, Telephone, Twitter
    E-mail[email protected]
    Telephone+44-203-059-8888
    Phone BettingNo
    Support languagesEnglish, Italian, Spanish

    Betting

    Min. Bet€2
    Max. profit€1,000,000
    Type of oddsAmerican, Decimal, Fractional

    Payout

    Overall-
    Football-
    Basketball-
    Tennis-

    TV Spot

    Website Info

    ServicesAsk trader, Cash out, Increased Limits by Trader, Live Streaming
    Websites Languages
    Restricted CountriesAustria, Canada, China, Cuba, DR Congo, Eritrea, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Hong Kong, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Ivory Coast, Libya, Mexico, North Korea, Singapore, Somali, South Africa, Sudan, Thailand, Turkey, USA
    CurrenciesAUD, GBP, DKK, EUR, HKD, SEK, USD
    PlatformsPC, Mobile, Tablet
    Mobile AppAndroid, iPhone, Windows Phone
    AppNo
    SoftwareProprietary
    Alexa Rank2,661
    ProductsCasino, Financials, Games, Poker
    Common Misspellingsbetfar, betfare, bet fare, bet far, bet fair, befair, fairbet, berfair, begfair, beffair, beyfair

    Sports & Markets

    SportsAmerican Football, Athletics, Australian Football, Bandy, Basketball, Boxing, Cricket, Cycling, Darts, Football, Formula 1, Gaelic Hurling, Golf, Greyhounds, Handball, Ice Hockey, MMA, Martial Arts, MotoGP, Motor Sports, Rugby, Sailing, Snooker, Surfing, Tennis, Volleyball, Winter Sports, Βaseball
    Additional Betting SelectionsAlternative Handicap Basketball, Alternative Handicap Tennis, Asian Bets, Cards, Corners, Players points basketball
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