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Microsoft Acquires Activision Blizzard, Enters Metaverse


Tech giant Microsoft disclosed acquiring one of the biggest game publisher companies, Activision Blizzard for around $68.7 bln. Microsoft said that the move is a step towards entering the metaverse. Metaverse is a virtual environment where users interact via 3D avatars. Fungible and non-fungible...

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Square Enix president spoke about metaverse plans of the company


Yosuke Matsuda, President and CEO of the Japanese computer games company Square Enix, wished all users a Happy New Year and spoke about the company's plans for the coming year. Matsuda called 2021 "the year of the metaverse" because the interest in it is extremely high. Large corporations...

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Bank of America Strategist Says Metaverse Will Boost Crypto


Financial expert, Managing director of research at Bank of America, Haim Israel, assumes metaverse will boost the adoption of blockchain technology and increase the number of crypto transactions. In one of his recent interviews, Israel mentioned the possibilities virtual-world platforms hold for...

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Stock Markets SIX and Borse Xetra to Trade Ether ETP


US-based Wisdom Tree Asset Management launches an Ethereum-based ETP on the Swiss stock market SIX and German Borse Xetra. The product enables investors' exposure to Eth without the necessity to own the asset in a direct way or to work with the blockchain framework. So, it makes the investing...


CoinShares launches physically backed ETP in XRP


CoinShares has announced the launch of an ETP powered by Ripple's XRP token. Each CoinShares Physical XRP share is physically backed by 40 XRP. Initially, the ETP under the ticker XRPL will be traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange, Switzerland's largest stock exchange, and will have a base commission of...


CoinShares launches Litecoin ETP


Digital asset manager CoinShares has announced the launch of an Exchange Traded Product (ETP) based on Litecoin (LTC) with physical backing in cryptocurrency. This was reported in a press release from the firm. Each CoinShares Physical Litecoin (LITE) share is backed by 0.2 LTC upon release. It...