A Recent SEC Filing Shows the World’s Largest Asset Manager Blackrock Plans to Launch a Metaverse ETF

According to a recent filing, Blackrock, the multi-national investment company based in New York City and the worlds largest asset manager, has plans to create a new exchange-traded fund (ETF) based on metaverse companies. The funddubbed the Ishares Future......

South African Financial Services Giant Nedbank Secures a ‘Village’ in the Metaverse

The South African financial services giant, Nedbank, is reported to have acquired a village in the metaverse. The village will be used to showcase African creativity and to create experiences thatgo beyond banking.By securing a virtual property in Ubuntuland,......

Uniswap Foundation to Distribute $1.8 Million in Grants to 14 Recipients

The Uniswap Foundation (UF), the group behind the decentralized exchange (dex) Unswap, announced the first wave of foundation grants on Wednesday as it plans to distribute $1.8 million total, awarded across 14 grants. The UF announcement details that a touch more......

European Union to Launch Global Metaverse Regulation Initiative in 2023

The European Union (EL) will present an initiative to address the metaverse and all the activities and interactions happening in it sometime in 2023. Ettepanek, which was qualified askeyin the State of the Union letter of intent authored......

Ford Files 19 Trademark Applications Preparing a Possible Metaverse Push

Leading automotive company Ford has filed 19 trademark applications related to possible metaverse activities. In the documents, the company hints at the potential launch of Ford-branded NFTs (non-fungible tokens) on its own marketplace, and also refers to the offering of virtual......

30% of Today’s Staked Ethereum Is Tied to Lido’s Liquid Staking, 8 ETH 2.0 Pools Command $8.1 Billion in Value

In roughly three days Ethereum is expected to transition from a proof-of-work (PoW) blockchain network to a proof-of-stake (PoS) version via The Merge. Ahead of the transition, the liquid staking project Lido has seen a lot more activity as the value......

Russia’s Sberbank to Allow Users to Issue NFTs on Its Blockchain Platform

Recognizing existing demand for non-fungible tokens, or NFTs, one of the largest banks in Russia, Sberbank, now intends to allow users to issue them on its blockchain platform. The financial institution also plans to cooperate with art sites and galleries across......

IMF: Krüptovarad muutuvad nõrkade valuutade vastu maandamiseks populaarsemaks, Võimalikud maksevahendid

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) published a report stating that crypto assets have gained amore mainstream presence as speculative investments, hedges against weak currencies, and potential payment instruments.The IMF has called for a global response to crypto regulation that......

The Otherside Metaverse Drop uue tiiserivideo loojad, kus osalevad olendid nimega Kodas

Yuga Labs, the creators of the popular Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC), Mutant Ape Jahtklubi (MAYC), and Bored Ape Kennel Club (BAKC) mitteasendatav märk (NFT) collections, has released another video clip showcasing the Otherside metaverse. The second Otherside trailer features......