Metaverse/Fintech: Crypto Banks, An Attractive Mix Of Resilience And Growth In The Crypto Space

With a market cap that is down more than $2 trillion from peak last year, the cryptocurrency correction is sending shockwaves across the whole ecosystem. Digital asset brokerage Voyager filed for bankruptcy protection earlier this month, after Three Arrows Capital, the crypto hedge fund that saw its AUM go from $10 billion to zero, couldn’t…

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Metaverse/Fintech: Axie Crypto Hack Highlights The Importance of Metaverse Infrastructures

The crypto community has just been shattered by the biggest crypto heist to date: 173,600 ethereum and 25.5 million USDC (a U.S. dollar pegged stablecoin), or an equivalent of $622 million, have been stolen on the Ronin network. This network is a so-called sidechain used to settle crypto transactions on Axie Infinity’s video gaming platform.…

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Metaverse: The Third Generation Of The Web

If Facebook’s long-term strategy was not yet clear enough for everyone, its recent name change to Meta unambiguously states the company’s objective to be a major actor in the buildout of Internet’s upcoming (r)evolution, which premises are already starting to be visible through different angles. From the gaming industry’s perspective, the Web’s next iteration will…

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