Bitcoin is taking the online gambling world by storm and the latest big news regarding this virtual currency is that Vera & John Casino will be the first regulated and licensed online casino to accept it.
Casino players will now have the option to use Bitcoin.
“One of our key company values is innovation and that is why we are very proud to be the first regulated and licensed online casino to offer bitcoin to our customers”, said a Vera & John Casino spokesperson.
Awareness and popularity of Bitcoin exploded in 2013. Norwegian Kristoffer Kock, purchases the currency in 2009 at €17.80 and has jumped to a value of almost €600,000 these days. The first Bitcoin ATM was set up in Vancouver Canada and converted Canadian dollars into Bitcoin to be used via mobile devices.
The Vera & John spokesperson added: “There are 12.28 million bitcoins on the market and the stock value recorded yesterday was more than 12 billion USD. And don’t forget that yesterday 61,287 successful bitcoin transactions took place. Why wouldn’t we want to take part in this development?”