Bookmakers that don't limit accounts
Which bookies do not limit accounts for winnings or arbitrage betting? Almost every punter who wagers regularly would face his maximal allowed stakes cut significantly down, or even limited to zero by bookmakers, sooner or later, but almost inevitably.
When it happens for the first time in your life, you might perceive that as an unfortunate misunderstanding. But when you continue to face such situation again and again, with variuos bookmakers, there are two questions to raise:
- Why do bookmakers limit accounts?
- Are there bookies that don't limit at all?
When sportsbooks began to limit their customers
But it was not always so. First reports about an online bookmaker cutting down maximum wagers on certain players accounts are dated back to 2002. Rumours say it was Heritage Sport, still alive. Within a year the most bookies in the world such practice.
Which bookmakers don't limit accounts nowadays
In present days, almost all online bookies usually restrict their customers one way or another, reducing them stakes compared to standard limits if traders suspect such punters to be wise or arbitrage bettors. Yes, you even may be winless at all but limited anyway, only by a suspicion.
Luckily, not every single one bookmaker in the world does it. There are few online betting companies that do not restrict their customers at all. They are mostly asian bookmakers and betting exchanges which don't limit accounts.
|Number one for professional gamblers, however recreational players also welcomed. Pinnacle is the only "non-asian" bookmaker that does not individually lower maximum possible stakes of its customers for winnings or arbitrage betting. It has been online since 1998 achieving unrivaled reputation for its trustability, lowest margins (from 2%), high betting odds (up to 1.98 - 1.98) and biggest wagering limits (up to $1,000,000 on major events) which you may re-bet unlimited number of times after odds change.|
Licenses Malta and Curacao
Restricted countries: Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Netherlands, North Korea (DPRK), Poland, Phillipines, Puerto Rico, Slovenia, Singapore, Spain, Syria, Turkey, USA, UK and their territories abroad.
Website languages: English, Spanish, French, German, also Chinese, Czech, Finnish, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish.
Minimum bet $1
Minimum deposit $10
Currencies accepted Euro; US, Australian, Canadian, Hong Kong, New Zealand dollars; Yuan (Renminbi); Yen; Won; Ringgit; Mexican Peso; Krone; Kronor; Baht; Rouble.
Payment options credit and debit cards, bank transfers, paysafecard, entropay, e-wallets (skrill, neteller, ecopayz, webmoney, idebit, sofort, moneta, qiwi and more).
Withdrawals very fast on e-wallets (30 mins for less than $3000, up to 3 hours for more than $3000), 2-5 working days on cards and bank accounts.
Key sports football (soccer), e-sports
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|Awarded as the best asian bookmaker in 2009 and 2010, Sbobet really stands out for its football coverage, including live-betting, in asian handicaps and over/under markets especially. Actually almost all its advantages are relevant only to football handicaps and totals betting - great odds and high betting limits even on exotic leagues. Other sports are less lucrative here.|
Licenses Philippines and Isle of Man
Bonus 15% up to €200 on first deposits (Terms and Conditions apply)
Restricted countries: Afghanistan, Belgium, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Iran, Iraq, Ivory Coast Liberia, Libya, Nigeria, North Korea (DPRK), Philippines, Puerto Rico, Somalia, Sudan, Taiwan, Turkey, USA, UK and their territories abroad.
Website languages: English, Spanish, German, also Burmese, Chinese, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Thai, Russian, Vietnamese.
Minimum bet $2
Minimum deposit $20
Currencies accepted Euro; US, Australian, Hong Kong dollars; Yen; Ringgit; Baht.
Payment options credit and debit cards, bank transfers, ukash, e-wallets (skrill, neteller and some more).
Withdrawals up to 24 hours on e-wallets, 3-5 working days on cards and bank accounts.
Key sports football (soccer)
Live streaming available
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|Betfair has grown into the largest betting exchange online and actually the only one where some decent liquidity available in small markets. There is possible not only to bet but also to accept others' bets and to trade on price movements. Wagers on particular markets are limited only to willings of other punters to match your offer.|
Licenses UK Gambling Commission, Bulgaria, Denmark, Gibraltar, Italy, Malta, Romania
Bonus deposit €20 play with €40 (country-dependant, Terms and Conditions apply)
Restricted countries: Canada, China, Cuba, Congo, Eritrea, France, Greece, Greenland, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Ivory Coast, Japan, Lebanon, Libya, Mexico, Monaco, Myanmar, Netherlands, Noth Korea (DPRK), Portugal, Puerto Rico, Romania, Singapore, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tajikistan, USA and their territories abroad.
Website languages: English, Spanish, German, also Portuguese, Russian, Swedish.
Minimum bet $4
Minimum deposit $10
Currencies accepted Euro; US, Australian, Hong Kong dollars; Pound Sterling; Kroner; Krona.
Payment options credit and debit cards, bank transfers, clickandbuy, entropay, paysafecard, western union, e-wallets (skrill, neteller, paypal, moneta, webmoney and more).
Withdrawals up to 24 hours on e-wallets, 2-5 working days on cards and bank accounts.
Key sports horse racing, football (soccer), tennis
Live streaming available
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Why these betting companies do not limit accounts
It's all about their business model which significantly differs from the most of modern bookmakers. The latter believe they sell entertainment in exchange of players' deposits. While the trio mentioned above apply a dynamic model to vary odds regarding wagering amounts that brings them profit just from volume of stakes no matter who win and who lose.
The more wagers made, the more profit squeezed out. So the bookies that don't restrict their customers earn due to high wagering limits and there's no sense to lower them as to lower the bookmakers' profits, as simple as that.
Adding to this, in fact smart and successful punters work as price shifters, what means that their bets adjust the books towards more correct odds.
That's why such bookmakers do not restrict their savvy customers but use the latters' abilities for their own benefit instead. In the end, competently balanced odds bring betting companies much larger money even deducting the amount of winnings that they are forced to pay to successful gamblers. It turns in a kind of mutually beneficial cooperation between bookmakers, that don't limit accounts, and their customers, who win with them.