MoonPay has quietly set up a concierge service to help celebrities buy NFTs

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MoonPay has quietly set up a concierge service to help celebrities buy NFTs

The Block2 days ago
Published on November 25, 2021 09:54 GMT+00:00edited on November 27, 2021 20:39 GMT+00:00

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Crypto payments firm MoonPay has quietly launched a new ‘concierge service’ to help celebrities and the super-rich purchase non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and cryptocurrency.  

The company has been working with television host Jimmy Fallon and Post Malone, the rapper, as clients for a beta version of the service. 

Both men have recently touted items they’ve acquired from the Bored Ape Yacht Club collection, which currently cost a minimum of 43.9 ether (or $186,000) a piece. 

Fallon tweeted a picture of Bored Ape #599 on November 12 with the caption, “Permission to come a bored?” The day before, Fallon explained that he had used MoonPay’s services to acquire the piece during an interview with digital artist Beeple. 

A MoonPay spokesperson told The Block that there is no commercial relationship …