Tonybet customers can now deposit and withdraw from their accounts using the digital currency Bitcoin after it partnered with the SpectroCoin e-wallet.
SpectroCoin is an all-in-one solution for Bitcoin allowing for a range of Bitcoin solutions. One such solution is enabling the deposit and withdrawal to and from gambling and gaming sites using Bitcoin.
Any Tonybet player wishing to use BitCoin to fund their account can now do so with ease, but unlike many sites that allow digital currency, Tonybet converts the Bitcoins to regular currencies while in-play.
Since introducing Bitcoin as a banking method, Tonybet has seen an influx of new customers, one that is larger than anticipated, particularly from new customers hailing from Asian countries where depositing and withdrawing from online gambling sites has proven to be problematic.
Warren Lush, spokesman for Tonybet, said: “We’re always keeping up with the latest digital innovations in order to adapt them to our online gaming platform. With the introduction of Bitcoin deposits we saw a dramatic increase in recreational punters and poker players especially from the Asian countries who have been struggling to transfer their funds before.”
Continuing, Lush told of some advantage of using Bitcoin for online gaming,
“Another advantage of using Bitcoin