VanEck becomes first ever global asset manager to launch a community NFT.

May 2, 2022

Global asset manager VanEck announced the launch of a community NFT today.

The asset management company announced the release of 1,000 VanEck NFTs that are designed to showcase the real-world utility inherent in the NFT structure.

VanEck Community NFTs, launched on Ethereum network, are being designed in partnership with NUMOMO.

The NFT project will follow the journey of a fictional character, Hammy, based after Alexander Hamilton, as he explores the past, present and future of monetary policy.

The 1000 NFTs will be divided into three categories - Common, Rare, and Legendary.

NFT holders will have access to a variety of special benefits, including early access to VanEck’s digital asset research, and exclusive invitations to in-person and virtual events.

VanEck became one of the first US companies to list bitcoin futures ETF in 2021.