It is possible that the largest stock exchange in the world, the NYSE, will enter the Metaverse starting with NFT.
NYSE has applied to register the name “NYSE”
The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) has filed trademark application with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, or USPTO, on February 10, 10. The step is to register the name “NYSE” for several blockchains and crypto-related products such as NFT and services. According to the application, the mentioned goods include virtual and augmented reality software. This also includes irreplaceable tokens, or NFTs, and online markets.
further, according to for the application, the financial exchange could provide “downloadable virtual assets” for NFT and digital collectibles, as well as “authentication of field data on NFTs using blockchain technology”. However, this is not the first time the NYSE has tried to enter the NFT or Metaverse. Last year, in April 2021. six NYSE NFTs were minted in memory of the first stores for Spotify, Snowflake, Unity, DoorDash, Roblox.
According to the official NYSE website, many more NYSE NFTs are ahead. The NYSE will continue to welcome new, innovative companies into our community. ” This points to plans to launch an NFT market for buyers, sellers and traders of digital assets.
In theirs Web pageyou can also find a section with details “cryptocurrency trading services “that would facilitate the” financial exchange of virtual currency “. Furthermore, the NYSE will include downloadable and non-downloadable and augmented virtual reality, as well as an application programming interface.
The NYSE is not the only public company
The New York Stock Exchange is not the only public company that follows the latest trends. There are several other public companies that have applied for a trademark. This is not just to protect their brands, but to mark their research in blockchain and NFTs. Recently, McDonalds also took a step because they reported a trademark application open restaurants in the metaverse.
In addition, a Disney patent for interactive attractions for theme park visitors has been granted. In the middle a few cases of fraud and scams The NYSE attitude gives a fresh wind to breathe.