Online casino players wager $4000 in BTC every minute
In February 2017, users of online casinos wagered Bitcoins to the amount of US$4000 every minute. Such information was published at themerkle.com.
The resource noted that the growing popularity of BTC in online gambling is attributed to the fact that digital currencies promote access to financial tools being beyond the control of Central Banks and governments. In addition, Bitcoin is perfect for micro bets.
According to the website (referring to casinos accepting BTC), users place 35 BTC bets per second, and gamble away around 3 BTC every minute.
Even taking into account impossibility of replacing traditional means of payment, it is clear that in the coming years BTC casinos will become a commonplace, the website stated.