Bet365 is the undisputed sports betting behemoth in the United Kingdom, as well as several other markets and, have recently announced its entry into the US betting market. Its massive cash flow offers it plenty of leeway also to become the leading brand in the United States. Already known as the sportsbook operator that redefined the sports betting on a global level, Bet365 offers an impressive range of sports to bet on, while other areas of excellence include its comprehensive betting range, remarkable odds as well as mobile betting site app.
Trading as Bet365, the Bet365 Group Limited is based in the United Kingdom, and its number of members internationally have reached well over 35 million while the group employs 4,500 individuals making it the largest private employer in the UK. Founded in 2000, Bet365 opened sports betting options to online sports enthusiasts in March 2001. Enjoying exceptional success, it grew into the world's largest gambling company and by 2012 had wagered on sports totalling $12.2 billion while its profit was estimated at $116.5 million after paying the UK Government taxes worth $130 million. With its headquarters based in Stoke-on-Kent, England the private company is owned by Denise, Peter and John Coates and by 2017 its revenue reached $2.3 billion.
Its service excellence has been awarded several times and includes Operator of the year eGaming award, Bet365 was ranked third in the Profit Track 100 league as well as the fastest-growing company by The Sunday Times. It was also ranked as the number one online gambling company in 2012, 2011 and 2010 by eGaming Magazine while owner Denise Coates was named one of the UK's Most Powerful Women by BBC.
Bet365 invites all sports devotees to sign up, make a deposit of $10 or more and take advantage of the offer that the bookmaker will match your initial deposit in bet credits. The open account offer is exclusive to new members and offers a welcome bonus worth up to $200 bet credits. The bonus becomes available once players have placed the qualifying bets to the value of the qualifying deposit and once the bets are settled the bet credits up to a maximum of $200 will be available. To use the bet credits, select the "use bet credits" on the betting slip within 30 days. Initial deposits made via Skrill 1-Tap, Neteller or Skrill, do not qualify for the bet credit bonus. The bonus needs to be claimed within a period of 30 days and is available to players residing in Canada.
Bet Credits T's & C's - Minimum deposit $10 and 1x settled bet requirement to release Bet Credits. Minimum odds, bet and payment menthod exclusions apply. Returns exclude Bet Credit stake. Time limits and T's & C's apply.
An assortment of bonus offers is also available to exciting sports bettors and currently includes the US Open Early Payout Offer, Euro Soccer Bonus, Tennis Accumulator Bonus, Bet365 Price Promise, and the ITV Racing 4/1 Offer.
Unlike some of its competitors, Bet365 does not overwhelm first-time visitors with flash marketing banners, since all focus is placed on promoting its betting variety. The comprehensive sports betting services are offered in an organised matter that ensures that both newcomers and veteran sports bettors feel right at home in the well-known green and yellow theme where navigation is easy.
The layout of the sports betting section was created with an intentionally basic design even removing any images that often clutter the information sports devotees most value. Bet365 is all about offering up-to-date information and in terms of accessibility sports bettors have full access to the desktop version and a dedicated mobile app ensure easy, fast access on the go.
Bet365 understand all the requirements most important to sports enthusiasts and therefore offer all most traditional betting forms as well as an array of innovative markets for all events from major to lower leagues. It is quite common for the Premier League betting options to include well over 200 betting markets for each match and high liability bets are accepted without the need to contact the call centre trader.
Bet365 focus on offering the best sports betting options, while members also have access to Bingo, Vegas, Poker, Live Casino and Casino games offered in numerous languages. Sports markets catered for includes Australian Rules, American Football, Boxing, Basketball, Baseball, Darts, Cricket, Cycling, Gaelic Sports, Futsal, Greyhounds, Golf, Ice Hockey, Horse Racing, Lotto, Motor Sports, Rugby Union, Rugby League, Lotto, Pool, Soccer, Snooker, Speedway, Volleyball, Winter Sports, Virtual Sports and the more sports drop-down menu includes Water Polo, Trotting, Table Tennis, Surfing, Squash, Combat Sports and Handball. The variety of Esport markets are simply astonishing and include major challenges, summer playoffs, invitational and global events.
There is no way not to instantly get caught up in the exciting action once you've opened the live section, high-quality video stream offers access to the major events. And with Bet365 and watching sports action in real-time, it is impossible not to place bets on the number of goals, corner kicks or any of the other types of bets. The live console multi-view feature assists in organising various events down to the schedule of events for the following week including starting times as well as video coverage.
With Bet365's mobile app, placing bets on the go could not get easier since the dedicated app can be downloaded to enable fast wagering on an extensive selection of sports events. The mobile app offers users full access to a mirror image of the desktop site as well as all the promotional and bonus offers, various deposit and withdrawal methods and mobile support.
As with everything else at Bet365, there is no shortage of reliable banking methods and depositing, and withdrawals can take place via Entropay, PayPal, Neteller, Skrill, Visa, Mastercard and Maestro. While all withdrawals are free of any fees, credit/debit card withdrawals take one to 5 days to process, while e-wallet withdrawals are paid out within 12 to 24 hours. Cheque withdrawals take five up to 28 banking days while bank wire can take two up to 10 business days.
Bet365 is approved, regulated and licensed by the British Gambling Commission, affiliated to the Independent Betting Adjudication Service and abide by the decisions of the IBAS. All software is certified as RNG and fair by TST and certificates can be viewed by the public, while independent tests are also performed by eCOGRA in compliance with the Technical Standards Document of the British Gambling Commission. Support is offered via a variety of options including 24/7/365 live chat, email, 24/7/365 telephone services and post.