Michael Owen dispatches his claim cryptocurrency
Previous Liverpool what’s more, Genuine Madrid striker Michael Owen is propelling a cryptocurrency in his claim name, joining other celebrated sportsmen counting Manny Pacquiao in a new wander to interface with fans.
The resigned Britain star declared Wednesday his venture in the Singapore-based Worldwide Crypto Advertising Trade (GCOX) as he disclosed the ‘Owen Coin’.
The VIP tokens will permit fans to purchase stock such as individual preparing videos, make gifts to foundations what’s more, indeed connect with the ex-sportsman by means of live-streaming.
GCOX bills itself as the ‘world’s to begin with VIP cryptocurrency exchange’ what’s more, said the posting of extraordinary celebrities’ tokens on its trade would give an objective sign of their popularity.
‘Fans can be associated to their top pick famous people in a much, much insinuate level,’ said Owen, 38, in Hong Kong.
The ex-Liverpool star has not been put off by contributing in the showcase indeed as controllers over Asia take a more basic look at cryptocurrencies as their values vacillates wildly.
Last year saw the brilliant rise of hundreds of virtual monetary forms driven by bitcoin, which late last year was bringing nearly $20,000 per unit some time recently drooping to around $9,000 currently.
‘When the cost of bitcoin come to a new high last year, I knew it was a clear direction to cryptocurrency as a worldwide phenomenon,’ Owen told reporters.
The Englishman is not the to start with competitor to wander into the business.
Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao is moreover set to discharge possess cryptocurrency on GCOX, while previous welterweight boxing ruler Floyd Mayweather is too among the list of famous people supporting starting coin offerings, agreeing to reports.