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The Metaverse: What Every Early-Stage Investor Needs To Know

Aug. 03, 2021 6:29 PM ETAMZN7 Comments
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Welcome to the Metaverse

You may not be familiar with the term metaverse, but if you’ve been a consumer of popular books, movies, and video games over the past 30 years or so, you probably are aware of the concept.

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Frank Holmes is a Canadian-American investor, venture capitalist and philanthropist. He is CEO and chief investment officer of U.S. Global Investors, a publicly traded investment company based in San Antonio, TX, that oversees more than $4 billion in assets (Nasdaq: GROW). He is known for his expertise in gold and precious metals and launching unique investment products. Holmes also serves as executive chairman of HIVE Blockchain Technologies, the first publicly traded cryptocurrency mining company (TSX.V: HIVE).

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