Bettson

Bettson Casino is one of the largest Swedish gambling brands, known in the gaming industry for more than 40 years, and whose shares are listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange. In addition to the poker room, Betsson is also a top betting and casino platform that brings a significant part of recreational traffic to the poker tables.

The iPoker network, which owns the brand, is one of the ten largest poker networks in the world, has an ideal reputation, excellent security, and most importantly – high traffic in most games, with a low rake and a wide range of payment options.

Bonuses and promotions

Bettson Casino offers players a first Bettson deposit casino bonus of 100% up to euro 2 000. Its activation occurs automatically after replenishment of the account. The Bettson bonus is valid for 60 days. During this time, for every 250 Loyalty Points, euro 5 is credited to the account. The rakeback on the bonus is 20%.

Rake and rakeback

The rake is charged in the amount of 6.67% — 5% with a maximum amount of commission (cap) up to 5 euros:

Limits

Players

Rake, %

Cap

NL2-NL5

2-10

6.67

Euro 0.5

NL10

2

6.67

Euro 1

 

3-10

6.67

Euro 2

NL20

2

5

Euro 1

 

3-10

5

Euro 2

NL50

2

5

Euro 1

 

3-10

5

Euro 3

NL100-NL1K

2

5

Euro 1

 

3-10

5

Euro 4

Loyalty program and rakeback

Permanently, the Loyalty Club operates in the poker room. All Bettson Casino players receive 10 Loyalty Points (LP) for euro 1 rake. Based on the number of LPS scored in a month, one of four levels is assigned. The higher the current level is, the more Reward Point (RP) is given for one status point:

Level

Scores

RP coefficient

Rakeback

Bronze

0 — 199

0

10%

Silver

200 — 999

1.5

15%

Gold

1 000 — 2 999

2

20%

Star

3 000+

3

30%

RP can be exchanged at the customer’s cash desk for cash at the rate of 100 points per euro 1. The validity period of these points is 180 days. After that, they are automatically debited. The maximum rakeback on the loyalty system is 30%.

Games and traffic

The iPoker network has been on the rise in recent years and the number of games in it is only growing, which has allowed it to become one of the largest poker networks in the world. During peak traffic, the total number of connections exceeds 7 000. It falls on a late evening in European time.

The main poker formats are:

  • 6-max Hold’em and Omaha with bets ranging from euro 0.01/ euro 0.02 and up to euro 5/ euro 10;
  • 6+ Hold’em: NL5 euro — NL200 euro limit range;
  • Speed Poker NL5 euro — NL10 euro;
  • MTT and SnG;
  • Twister from euro 1 to euro 100.

Cash Games

Unlimited Texas Hold’em tables attract the vast majority of cash traffic at Bettson Poker. Limits up to NL 200 euro collect from ten to 40 tables. Up to 5-6 active tables can be found at each betting level up to NL 1 000 euro in the evening.

The main feature of cash tables is the absence of waitlists and anonymous nicknames of rivals. You can see them only after setting the big blind. Omaha is played at the same limits as Hold’em, but with a much smaller number of active tables. Up to PLO20 euro inclusive – up to 10-12 on each limit, above – up to a maximum of 5-6 on one limit.

Tournaments

The tournament grid at Bettson Norge is represented by more than a hundred events during the day. Most of them are small MTTs with bailouts up to euro 20 and guarantees up to euro 5 000. Top multi-day events:

  • Big Weekly – euro 25K GTD for euro 10;
  • Big Weekly – euro 30K GTD for euro 50;
  • Big Weekly – euro 50K GTD for euro 200.

 

There are several flights to each of them during the week.

Twister

Local twisters have a classic 3-max tournament format with blinds growing every three minutes, an initial stack of 500 chips, and a random prize pool. Multipliers from x2 to x1 000, depending on the size of the buy-in. The maximum of the seven limits is euro 100. Age of The Gods is even faster than Twisters with buy-ins of euro 1, euro 5, and euro 10 and four additional jackpots.

Poker Room software and app

Norge Casino of Bettson is powered by Playtech software. The differences from the clients of other iPoker network rooms are only in the logo and color. It supports only Windows devices. For other platforms, it is necessary to use the browser HTML5 version. Norge Online Casino of Bettson does not have a separate Bettson app for gadgets. You can play from Android and iOS devices via the web client.

Main features of the PC client:

  • There is direct support for trackers.
  • There are no waiting lists, and anonymity of the opponents’ nicknames before entering the game.

The iPoker tools program allows you to install a layout and perform deep customization of the software or app.

Deposits and cashouts

The room supports a standard set of payment systems: bank cards, Skrill, Neteller, ecoPayz, and Paysafecard. Withdrawal via e-wallets is usually processed within 48 hours.

Pros and cons of the game

  • The poker room has the following advantages:
  • Rakeback up to 30%;
  • Direct HUD support;
  • Top traffic in Hold’em;
  • Impeccable reputation of a well-known European brand;
  • Fast transactions.

The disadvantages include

  • High rake on micro limits;
  • There is no choice of tables;
  • There are no wait-lists.