Users of OKPAY have received an email notice of some changes when it comes to the pound sterling (GBP). The company sent users the following email – noting that transfers to OKPAY accounts with GBP are now permitted:
We are pleased to announce that it is now possible to fund OKPAY account by a bank transfer in GBP currency and then transfer funds to the crypto-currency exchangers.
Please find and use the updated banking account details for the GBP currency at the Add Money » Wire transfers page.
New bank does not have any restrictions regarding the further usage of funds on a crypto-currency markets. Please feel free to fund your account using the updated banking details and use the money without any limitations.
Thank you for your business!
OKPAY has been a convenient means of getting GBP in and out of exchanges in the United Kingdom, so this news is certainly welcomed by many.
It is, however, unclear why the change in policy came so abruptly. We’ll keep watching this space and will update you accordingly.