According to the press release, the new service is available to users based out of Sweden, Norway and Denmark due to Opera’s new partnership with brokerage firm Safello. Safello, according to Opera, is registered with the Financial Supervisory Authority (FSA) in Sweden.
Julia Szyndzielorz, senior PR manager at Opera, told in an email that Opera’s addition of ETH purchasing through its browser allows users to immediately buy the cryptocurrency online.
Opera has launched its Web 3-oriented browser for Android, with crypto wallet integration, support for Ethereum and interactions with decentralized applications (DApps). According to today’s press release, the ETH purchased using the new feature is immediately ready for use in DApps.