Acronyms glossary



Matched Betting Acronyms glossary


2UP – 2 goals up, used for the Bet365 and Paddy early pay out offers

ACCA – Abbreviation for an accumulator bet.

AGS – Any time goalscorer

Ah – Asian Handicap – a specific market with a bookie or spread betting company

AP – Advantage Play – We we have an [usually] a long term advantage

ARB – Arbitrage bet

BBL – A type of specific horse racing offer, beaten by a length

BF – Betfair

BOG – Best Odds Guarantee. Back at 4.0 and ut drifts to 5.5, you will be paid at 5.5.if entitled still

BSP – Betfair starting price. The decimal odds the horse was on Betfair, at the start of the race.

BTTS – A specific [usually] football market

COMMS – Commissions

CS – Correct Score

DD/HH – Double Delight/Hatrick Heaven

EV – Expected Value or Estimated Value

FB – Free Bet

FS – Free spins

HT/FT – Half time/full time

GUBBED – Account stake and offers restricted. Press “max bet” to see your limit.

HEDGE – Another term for “overLaying”

ISP – Industry starting price. The same as BSP but this is the bookies SP.

KYC – Know Your Customer (used when verifying accounts)

LC – Live CHAT.

LGS – Last Goal Scorer.

MA – Multi Accounting

MB – Match Book or Matched Betting

MBing – Matched Betting

MBS – Money back special – A type of offer, very broad term.

Mug Bet – To place a bet when no promotion or bonus is involved< br />
NR – Non runner. Usually Horses, can be other like Greyhounds
OM –Oddsmonkey

O/U – Over/under markets. Example: over 2.5 goals, etc

OVERLAYING – To lay more than your stake – to secure profit.

PA – Profit Accumulator

PUP – Pick your punt

QB – Qualifying bet

QL – Qualifying loss

OP – Opening Post (the first post in a forum)R4 – A deduction that can be made when there is a NR [Non runner]. Under odds 15.0.

RF – Risk Free

RTP – Return to player (used on slots, each slot has a return to player %)

SM – Smarkets

SNR – Stake Not Returned

SP – Starting price. Usually means ISP. This term Is used more commonly than ISP.

SPOOF – A false order in Betfair market

SR – Stake Restricted (Pending context)

SR – Stake Returned (Pending context)

UNDERLAYING – Usually when laying STAKE only, can differ.

WR – Wagering Requirement – Amount of times needed to wager, before you can withdraw