Tagged: sotheby’s

Sotheby’s Crypto Play a Classic Risk/Reward Scenario: Nebeus Exec

While Sotheby’s recent decision to accept cryptocurrency as payment for a rare diamond may seem like an inevitable progression to some, it also comes with risk, an executive from European cryptocurrency platform Nebeus said. COO and head of product Michael Stroev said the move has… Read More

Sotheby’s to Accept Bitcoin, Ether as Payment for 101.38 Carat Diamond Facilitated via Coinbase Commerce

Sotheby’s, the top global auction house, says it will accept cryptocurrency, specifically Bitcoin or Ether, as payment for an enormous diamond. The 101.38-carat pear-shaped D colour flawless diamond, said to be one of the largest of its kind to go to auction, will go under… Read More

Sotheby’s First NFTs Sold on Nifty Supported by Seward & Kissel

Sotheby’s first NFT [non-fungible token] sale completed yesterday.  The digital artist known as Pak sold multiple NFTs for almost $17 million. Hosted on Gemini’s Nifty Gateway, the sale allowed collectors to bid on NFTs for limited-edition artworks in “The Fungible Collection” and open edition artworks… Read More

Smartlands and Sotheby’s Partner on Tokenized Real Estate Offering in the UK

Digital asset platform Smartlands and UK Sotheby’s International Realty have agreed to experiment on the tokenization of luxury properties, according to a note from Smartlands. The tokenization platform said that blockchain technology can facilitate access to exclusive opportunities for a new generation of investors worldwide…. Read More

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