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Visa Just Bought a CryptoPunk: What's the Big Deal?

Featuring Elaine Ly & Ash Bennington

Aug 24, 2021 • 7 minutes

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Visa Just Bought a CryptoPunk: What's the Big Deal?

One CryptoPunk can be worth millions, but what does this all mean when financial giant Visa enters the NFT space by purchasing one of its own?

Featuring Elaine Ly & Ash Bennington

Aug 24, 2021 • 7 minutes

The character is CryptoPunk #7610. She's got a brown mohawk, green eyes, and red lips. The CryptoPunk collection consists of 10,000 characters, all rendered in a 24x24 pixel, 8-bit-style, developed by the American studio Larva Labs. One CryptoPunk can be worth more than 10 million — but what does it all mean when financial giant Visa enters the NFT space by purchasing a CryptoPunk worth around $150,000 dollars? Real Vision's Elaine Ly speaks with senior crypto editor Ash Bennington on how this will affect the NFT space going forward. Show More

In the fast-moving world of cryptocurrency, Real Vision CRYPTOVERSE works at an accelerated pace to keep you ahead of market swings and ever-evolving innovations. Crypto's smartest minds sit down for in-depth discussions covering everything from the blockchain and DeFi to NFTs, Web 3.0., the Metaverse, and what's still beyond the visible horizon.

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In the fast-moving world of cryptocurrency, Real Vision CRYPTOVERSE works at an accelerated pace to keep you ahead of market swings and ever-evolving innovations. Crypto's smartest minds sit down for in-depth discussions covering everything from the blockchain and DeFi to NFTs, Web 3.0., the Metaverse, and what's still beyond the visible horizon.

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