tzBTC allows users and applications on Tezos to directly transact in BTC on the Tezos blockchain, bringing BTC’s liquidity and brand to the Tezos ecosystem.
Woorton is a tzBTC Gatekeeper. Gatekeepers are the only way to source tzBTC.
You can send a request using this form and after completing the required KYC AML procedures and verifying your identity you will be able to get tzBTC.
With us, you can transact in tzBTC against:
Digital assets : BTC, ETH, XRP, EOS, BCH and more
Stablecoins : DAI, USDC, USDT, TUSD
Fiat : EUR, USD, CHF, GBP, AUD, CAD, JPY, SGD, MXN and more
As an asset tokenized on Tezos, tzBTC enables decentralized applications to use Bitcoin based on the full expressivity of Tezos smart contracts. dApps gain access to Bitcoin with the FA 1.2 token.
tzBTC brings the liquidity and battle-tested brand of Bitcoin into the Tezos ecosystem enabling Bitcoin payments using Tezos. Decentralized exchanges and applications on Tezos can tap into that and enable transactions of Bitcoin on the Tezos blockchain.
Achieved by dividing the various tasks for the issuance into Keyholders that are responsible for the custody of Bitcoins and the issuance of respective tzBTC based on a multi-signature setup, and regulated financial intermediaries that act as Gatekeepers to ensure compliance.