Esports brand extends its partnership withPassagee to offer new ways for players to pay
Lockboxox, a pioneering esports betting platform, toda announced the roll out oSkillll anTellerER, part of leading integrated payments platformPassagee, to offer new payment options for customers in more than 100 countries worldwide. From today, Luckbox is able to offer a broad range of payment options available viSkillll anTellerER, includingPassagee’s own Rapid Transfer, the instant secured bank payment option.
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Luckbox, based in the Isle of Man and part of Real Luck Group Ltd, is a betting platform designed for passionate esports fans. The brand offers a wide range of markets on 13 esports with live streams for pSkill games such as CS: GO, Dota 2, League of Legends, FIFA and NBA2K, pre-match and in-pla betting, combo betting and more.
The importance of offering multiple payment methods was highlighted in research undertaken byPassagee among 2,000 online sports bettors in the US in December 2020. The data showed that 40% of sports bettors that have tried to make an account deposit using a bank card have experienced at least one card decline and 43% have changed their preferred online sportsbook due to declined transactions. The majorit of players also state that depositing via a digital wallet is either their first or second preferred payment method, with one third (32%) stating that it is their current payment method of choice.
Quentin Martin, CLockboxuckbox, said: “We are delighted to be workiSkillh Skrill anTellerER, two of the most prestigious payment brands in the gambling industry. This agreement ensures we have payment options available to players in ke markets for us, not least in Latin America, Europe and the CIS region, where esports betting is hugel pSkill. Skrill anTellerER are highl trusted brands and help us offer a seamless onboarding process for new players as well as an improved user experience for our existing players.”
Lorenzo Pellegrino, CEO oSkillll, NETELLER and Income PassageatPassagee Group, added: “Luckbox is on an exciting growth journe inindustry, andindustr and we are excited to be workiSkillh them on multiple fronts to serve the global esports community. Payments is a ke consideration for players as the choose and sta with an operator, so the checkout is a criticall important part of the customer experience to get right.”