Stan James, a British bookmaker founded in the late seventies by Steve Fisher. Unlike other major bookmakers in England, Stan James has only a few bookmakeroffices in the United Kingdom. In contrast, they hold a large share of the market regarding the online sportsbetting and telephone betting.
These activities take place from Gibraltar, where they have a gambling license issued by the Gibraltar Licensing Authority, under the Gaming Act of 2005. In the past ten years Stan James has built an outstanding reputation as a bookmaker thanks to the wide range of sportsbetting, attractive quotes and Live betting.
Stan James offers a very extensive selection of sports betting, online poker and online casino games. All major European football competitions are represented and also the South and North American football league(s). For all these leagues you will have the possibility to place Live bets. In addition, Stan James has many exotic betting offers such as politics, idols or other media events. For all these betting offers Stan James is always very competitive with the odds regarding to other bookmakers.
There is no minimum wager, instead you will need to have a £5 minimum balance before placing a bet.
Stan James offers various ways for transfering money to your account, for instance you can choose to do the transfer by credit card (Visa, Euro/Mastercard), UK Maestro, NETeller and Moneybookers or a bank transfer. The minimum deposit is £5 or currency equivalent.
Withdrawals from your account can be made to any value on a UK issued credit card. The minimum withdrawal is £10 or currency equivalent. Unfortunally there are no withdrawals possible to non UK issued credit cards. For these cards, payments will be made via bank transfer.
Stan James has an excellent customer support. The multilingual customer support can be reached 24 hours a day by the telephone or Live Chat, directly from the website.
Stan James offers a bonus for all new customers once they are registered and have made their first deposit on their account. Stan James will match the stake of your first bet, with a free bet up to the value of £10 once it has been settled. Do make sure to always read all conditions when registering with any bookmaker.
Stan James is a reliable English bookmaker who has many years of experience in the bookmakers circuit. This is clearly reflected in the very wide range of sportsbetting opportunities, attractive quotes, and their customer support. The Stan James website clear interface with an overview of your bets, your coupon(s) and information about a certain betting offers. All these features including the ability for telephone betting indicates that Stan James is taking the betting market seriously.