For customer convenience and to make it easier for customers to understand their winnings, casinos usually support a number of currencies. These currencies most often include the big ones like US dollar, Euro, Pound Sterling, Chinese Yuan and japanese Yen. Many casinos also support smaller currencies depending on their focus and presence.
The US Dollar (USD) is issued by the Federal Reserve (FRB) and is probably the world's most recognized and globally accepted currency. Dating back to to 1792 the "greens" has been one of the more stable currencies of the world. The US-Dollar comes in seven different bills ranging between 1-100. The US-Dollar is also an official currency in ten countries outside the USA including Ecuador, El-Salvador and Zimbabwe. The US-Dollar is probably the most widely used currency within the online gambling community.
The EURO (EUR) dates back to the 90ies but did not enter physical circulation until 1/1 2002 and is issued by the European Central Bank (ECB). It's believed to be the second most traded currency in the foreign exchange markets after the US-Dollar. 19 out of the 28 countries within the EU uses the EURO as official currency. The Euro comes in seven different bills ranging between 5-500€ and there's also 8 different Euro coins the biggest one being the 2€ coin. The Euro is often used to deposit money to gamble online and is an appreciated gambling currency.
The British Pound (GBP) is a currency dating back to 1694 and is issued by the Bank Of England (BOE). The GBP is believed to be the fourth most traded currency in the foreign exchange markets after the US-Dollar, Euro and Japanese Yen. The Pound comes in four different bills ranging between 5-50£ there are also pound coins the biggest one being the 2£ coin. The GBP is an appreciated currency in the world of online gambling.
The Chinese Renminbi (RMB), often referred to as the Chinese Yuan is the official currency in China and an unofficial currency of some of its neighbouring countries. The currency is issued by the Central Bank of China and came into circulation in its current form back in 1948. The RMB was until 2005 pegged to the US-Dollar but is nowadays a free floating currency. It's one of the largest currencies in the world and an appreciated currency on several online gambling casino sites.
The South African Rand (ZAR) often listed as (R) is issued by the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) and was first introduced in 1961. Before that the official currency in South Africa was the South African Pound. The South African Rand is structured in bills ranging from 10-200 R and there are six different coins ranging from 5 cent to 5 rand. The Rand is a popular currency to use for online gambling.
In the East African country of Mozambique, the metical is used as the official currency. It came into force from 1980, replacing the escudo which had been used since 1914. The word 'metical' comes from the Arabic for a unit of weight, and the highest denomination available in metical bank notes is 1,000.
To see which casinos support your preferred currency, choose the currency in the drop down menu and see all casinos listed that support it. Then you can choose casinos supporting whatever currency you prefer. The currency option makes it easier for a better overview of your winnings.