How to Invest in the 'Metaverse'?

These three wide moat companies are pouring billions into the intersection of virtual reality and augmented reality

Vikram Barhat 13 September, 2021 | 12:13AM
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The world of immersive technology is undergoing a seismic shift as new innovations rapidly change the digital realms we inhabit. One of them is the emergence of the “metaverse”, touted by Big Tech as the future of the internet.

Regarded as the next best thing in technology, the metaverse is a colossal communal cyberspace built on the intersection of virtual reality and augmented reality. It’s an immersive world where millions of users, or their avatars, can slide in and out of a plethora of activities as they socialise, work, and play.

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Vikram Barhat  is a Toronto-based financial writer specialising in investing, stock markets, personal finance and other areas of the financial services industry.