Mastercard is preparing for the Virtual World

Mastercard International Inc. (NYSE: MA), a global payment facilitator, is expanding into the metaverse in order to become a key participant in the virtual economy.

Mastercard has submitted fifteen new trademark applications to register Mastercard, its “Circles” logo, and the “Priceless” slogan, according to a tweet sent out on April 8 by non-fungible tokens (NFT) and metaverse trademark attorney Michael Kondoudis.

Patents submitted with the United States Patent and Trademark Office on April 4, 2022 will cover a variety of virtual, crypto, and financial goods and services.

Mastercard is a leading financial brand, and the value attached to the brand is significant

Mike Kondoudis