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Bitonic was founded in May 2012, making it the oldest Bitcoin company in The Netherlands. Bitonic's main service is, which offers instant bitcoin purchases through iDEAL and Bancontact. In addition to, Bitonic runs a European bitcoin exchange: BL3P, the main Dutch news website for Bitcoin: and a consultancy branch.

Bitonic also has a partnership with the Dutch Public Prosecution Service, Openbaar Ministerie (OM), to store and sell seized bitcoins through a specifically designed wallet solution[1].


Bitonic first started as iDealCoin in March, 2012, officially registering as a business with the Dutch Chamber of Commerce in May 2012. iDealCoin was renamed to Bitonic, an anagram to Bitcoin, in June 2012 [2].



Supported currencies

  • Bitcoin

Supported payment methods

  • iDEAL
  • SEPA
  • Bancontact / Mister Cash