ASX-listed games and app developer Animoca Brands has entered into an agreement to acquire 100 per cent of the issued capital in nWay, Inc for US$7.69 million while Nasdaq-listed data centre company Equinix has announced a strategic partnership with Vietnam tech major FPT.
Animoca Brands to acquire nWay for $7.69m
ASX-listed games and app developer Animoca Brands has entered into an agreement to acquire 100 per cent of the issued capital in nWay, Inc for $7.69 million, according to an announcement.
nWay is a San Francisco based developer and publisher of competitive multiplayer games across mobile, consoles, and PC.
nWay is currently developing a marketplace and frictionless prizing system for nWayPlay that will utilise non-fungible tokens to further increase player engagement and unlock new monetization models for games on the nWayPlay platform.
Animoca Brands is an investor in Lucid Sight, Dapper Labs, WAX, Harmony and Decentraland. Its most recent investments include Sky Mavis, Quidd, Gamma Innovations, Leade.rs, Experimental and Skytree.
Equinix & FPT strategic partnership enables MTX to go global
Equinix, Inc., a Nasdaq-listed interconnection and data center company, has announced that its strategic partnership with Vietnamese telco provider FPT has enabled local Vietnamese companies to expand into overseas markets.
This strategic partnership has supported blockchain-enabled cryptocurrency trading platform provider MTX to achieve its global expansion goals, as they take their first step into Singapore in the Southeast Asia market.
Since 2013, Equinix and FPT have a partnership that spans across Singapore, Japan, and Hong Kong. FPT’s connectivity solutions, combined with Equinix’s global interconnection platform, is able to provide added value via regional connectivity solutions to FPT’s customers who are looking to expand their presence into the region.