Neteller has been around the e-currency industry for close to two decades now, having begun its operations in 2009. It was an early entrant into the online gaming world, with 85% of the entire world's online gaming companies using Neteller to process payments, from as early as 2000. The platform remains popular to date.
Bahrain is well known for hosting the annual Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix. The first race to be held in the Middle East took place in 2004. Bahrain bans all forms of live online gambling, and the government has blocked access to several large online gambling sites. Despite this, there are sites which accept players from Bahrain.