Nexo announced the launch of Nexo Ventures that will focus on Web3, GameFi, compliance solutions and crypto payments. I addition, Nexo will also explore the metaverse, which has has gained renewed interest.Q4 2021 volumes have gone up or down and how much?
Nexo allocated $150 million for long-term investments to be made by Nexo Ventures. Tatiana Metodieva, Nexo Head of Corporate Finance and Investments will lead Nexo Ventures.
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Tatiana Metodieva’s Remarks
Tatiana Metodieva, Head оf Corporate Finance and Investments (CFO) said, “At Nexo, we believe that blockchain technology will transform the way we connect and use financial services.
“Our mission is to elevate entrepreneurs who help push the crypto revolution forward. Nexo Ventures aims to drive the continued adoption of digital assets and the expansion of the Web3 ecosystem.
“Also, our investment value proposition differs from most traditional investment funds. We’re native to and have a deep understanding of the digital asset industry and technology.
“We prioritize strategic investments and aim to integrate innovative solutions into Nexo’s product ecosystem and across our global market footprint.
“We explore the feasibility of enabling Nexo’s users to invest alongside us, thereby leveraging our capabilities to facilitate investor diversification and wealth maximization.”
Nexo was founded in 2017 by by Antoni Trenchev and Kosta Kantchev. The firm raised approximately $53 million in a funding round.
In 2020 Nexo informed its token holders that $6.1 million will be paid in dividends. It included 30% of the firm’s net profits for 1 year.