MIAMI, Nov. 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In partnership with NAX and Skybridge, UNLOX leverages the Algorand blockchain to seamlessly integrate more modern models to large organizations, enabling frictionless experiences for businesses and their customers.
The first two marketplaces leverage the scale of one of the world's leading manufacturers/retailers to introduce a first-of-its-kind Buy Now, Pay Later platform that harnesses the power of Algorand to mint consumer finance loan NFTs, and an exchange for warranties that tokenizes excess risk flowing through the manufacturer's captive insurance company. These two ventures will bring millions of customers, transaction volume, and value on-chain.
For the third, UNLOX has partnered with one of the world's largest fine art insurers with the intent of securitizing assets for lending, fractionalization, and trading. It is estimated that this venture will have lower numbers of participants and transaction volume; however, on-chain value will be significant with the highly valued art assets represented on Algorand's blockchain.
The fourth marketplace is a digital-asset exchange and commerce engine that will create fungibility across cryptocurrencies, loyalty points, rewards, and fiat currencies to help consumers maximize purchasing power, wealth visibility, and the value of their digital assets. It is anticipated that this marketplace will bring tens of millions of users on chain with transaction volume in the hundreds of millions.
The fifth marketplace, in partnership with Spin Magazine, features a curated selection of NFTs of Spin's most iconic photography and cover art. The first NFT auction is slated for early 2022 and the marketplace will eventually serve both primary and secondary sales.
"Building our music, media and collectibles NFT marketplace with NAX on Algorand was an easy decision. A carbon-negative, super-fast blockchain with no gas fees to mint, buy...