Shanghai authorities plan to open a metaverse fund for almost $1.5 billion

Shanghai continues to be seriously interested in the metaverse. The city authorities announced that they are going to create a fund for ¥ 10 billion ($ 1.49 billion), the money from which will go to the development of the metaverse direction. They hope that thanks to the financing, Shanghai companies will launch at least 100 “benchmark-level products and services” by 2025.

Officials have estimated that in three years the combined value of the metaverse segment, the segment of low-carbon projects and the segment of smart terminals could reach 1.5 trillion rubles or $224 billion.

Nevertheless, the Shanghai authorities intend to monitor all speculations related to the metaverse.

It is not reported on what conditions the fund will invest.

Source:

South China Morning Post
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