• Visa made its first foray into the digital-collectibles market by purchasing CryptoPunk 7610 for around $150,000.
  • The payments giant made the purchase on August 18 for 49.5 ether.
  • Visa said by purchasing an NFT, it is “jumping in feet first” to help its clients understand the space better.
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Visa recently made its first foray into the digital-collectibles market by purchasing CryptoPunk 7610, its first non-fungible token, for around $150,000, according to an announcement Monday. Source Visa purchases CryptoPunk NFT for $150,000 as it gets involved in the booming digital-collectibles market (msn.com)

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