Gaming as a Service? And a Gaming ETF (HERO) emerges

| October 31, 2019

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Got Gaas? There’s a lot of buzz in the games industry about “Cloud gaming” and for good reason. With tech giant Google about to launch its Stadia service November 18th, cloud gaming is  poised to change the fundamentals of how the game industry works. Meanwhile, back in the world of finance, gaming is being taken seriously, as seen with the October 29th launch of the HERO ETF by GLOBAL X. Twenty years ago, PC gamers would physically go to a store to purchase a box with discs. Get home, install the game and you’re good to go. Since then, the game industry has moved more and more towards offering game software as a download. The benefit was the software was you didn’t need a store visit and your purchase tied to your platform account (be it Steam, Origin, Uplay, Battlenet, etc).

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