Liechtenstein – iMaps ETI AG is cooperating with Swiss digital asset manager SwissOne Capital on their latest product. Thanks to their Exchange Traded Instrument (ETI), crypto assets and publicly traded stocks of Web 3.0 companies and projects are easily investable.
iMaps ETI AG, Europe’s leading provider of actively managed crypto ETIs and themed exchange-traded certificates, announces its latest product: iMaps smart Metaverse ETI (ISIN DE000A3G1QP7). It was launched jointly with SwissOne Capital AG, a digital asset manager focused on cryptocurrencies and blockchain-related investments, and recently listed on the Stuttgart Stock Exchange. This ETI is the world’s first exchange-traded investment product to offer retail investors access to both Metaverse stocks and crypto tokens. With the ETI, investors can simultaneously invest in multiple Metaverse platforms and companies in the growing Web 3.0 industry and thus participate in groundbreaking developments.
“The Metaverse is a digital space that lends itself to a wide range of business models – from non-fungible tokens (NFTs), games and esports to concerts, artwork, software development, virtual property , real estate and more,” says Steffen Bassler, CEO of SwissOne Capital. “It’s literally a whole new world to invest in – and that can be confusing for some investors. We are delighted to offer this opportunity to retail and business customers in a very accessible entry point.”
Especially after the lessons of the FTX bankruptcy, security is of course also in the foreground. The crypto assets represented in the underlying are therefore deposited with strictly regulated crypto custodians such as Crypto Finance, a company of the Deutsche Börse group.
According to the Bloomberg Intelligence Sector Report, the Metaverse is expected to reach a market size of $800 billion by 2024. One of the most well-known components of the Metaverse – NFTs – was worth $25 billion in 2021 alone. It is estimated that 30% of global organizations will have products and services in the metaverse by 2026.
“The Metaverse is no longer just a vision of tech nerds – it will undoubtedly happen. With the ETI iMaps smart Metaverse, we are making this world accessible to interested investors at a currently early stage,” says the founder and Chairman of the Board of iMaps. of directors Andreas Wölfl. “Investors who want to diversify their portfolio with a Metaverse investment can do so given the $1,000 denomination.”
“When selecting assets, we follow a fundamental analytical investment approach,” says Kenneth Hearn, fund manager at SwissOne Capital. “The Smart Metaverse ETI identifies assets that will increase in value over time through the growth of products or services, users, networks, revenue, or other value-added activities within the Global Metaverse environment. (GME). Allocation to selected assets is made in each proportionate to forecast and actual development against the use case, benefits and revenue generation opportunities.”
About iMaps ETI AG
iMaps ETI AG is an issuer of exchange-traded products (ETPs) in the Principality of Liechtenstein, specializing in asset management certificates in the form of actively managed certificates.
iMaps Capital Markets focuses on providing Asset Managers with the Exchange Traded Instruments (ETI) Issuance Platform as a white label solution to map the respective investment strategy. The spectrum represents both ETIs on classic investments such as stocks, derivatives and funds, as well as digital assets as an underlying. As a subgroup of exchange-traded products, they are an attractive, fast-growing and profitable alternative to funds. Thanks to the approved securities prospectus of iMaps ETI AG, it is also possible to offer ETI publicly to private investors.
For more information, visit www.imaps-capital.com.
About SwissOne Capital AG
Further information on SwissOne Capital and the Smart Metaverse ETI can be found at https://www.swissone.capital/
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