Tag: decentralized finance

Nov 16 2022

Gemini Halts Withdrawals For Its EARN Program. Is The Giant Under Water?

Make no mistake, Gemini promises that “all customer funds held on the Gemini exchange are held 1:1 and available for withdrawal at any time.” And, apparently, they’re just temporally halting withdrawals in one of its services. However, in the fear-ridden climate we’re living in, is it worth the risk to keep funds in the exchange? Especially considering that their website was down for...

Nov 11 2022

Ethos Review – Defying Centralization With DeFi Innovation

We all know that cryptocurrencies were invented to tackle the menace of institutional manipulations of wealth and data. About a decade after the first digital coin – Bitcoin (BTC) –...

Erik Voorhees and Cobie on Why FTX Loaned Out Customers’ Assets – Ep. 419

Erik Voorhees, founder of ShapeShift, and Jordan Fish, aka Cobie, crypto investor and host of UpOnly, talk about the collapse of FTX. Show highlights: the links between FTX and Alameda...

Nov 10 2022

DeFi TVL Tanks 20% Following Crypto Market Woes

Decentralized finance (DeFi) has felt the impact of the market crash that happened on Wednesday. The space which had already been struggling due to low interest had seen its total value locked (TVL) tank by more than $10 billion in a three-day period. TVL Falls To $44 Billion For the last couple of weeks, the DeFi TVL had been trending just above $55...

What You Should Know Before Getting Into Yield Farming

Nov 10 2022 Published at Coindoo under tags  decentralized finance

Yield farming has become a major topic in crypto. With billions being locked into DeFi and crazy returns on investments, it was only a matter of time before this trend would become more and more popular. So, what is DeFi? First things first, DeFi stands for Decentralized Finance. It is an umbrella term for blockchain-run applications that function through smart contracts, with no...

An Outlook on DeFi – a Touch of Cool Off, Downtrend, and Evolution

Nov 10 2022 Published at Coindoo under tags  decentralized finance

The ups and downs of the crypto world are nothing to be surprised about. And as the DeFi sector integrated well into the crypto industry, we’ve seen it go through a hype, cool off, and revitalization. It’s all ups and downs. To get a better understanding of what’s going on we decided to get in touch with people who are more connected to...

Nov 09 2022

Oct 30 2022

How ChainPort Is Making DeFi Cross-Chain Bridges Safer

Hacks in the decentralized finance (DeFi) space have become so rampant that they are expected at this point. However, with billions of dollars passing through the industry, it has become imperative to ensure the safety of users through adequate security measures. Bitcoinist caught up with Erez Ben-Kiki, CEO and Founder of DeFi cross-chain bridge, ChainPort, where he shares thoughts on the current DeFi...

Oct 28 2022

Solana-Based Protocol, TRIP Raises $9M

Oct 28 2022 Published at Coinscreed under tags  decentralized finance news solana trip

TRIP protocol lets ride-sharing businesses and drivers compete for passengers, while blockchain disrupts markets. Decentralized Engineering Cooperation (DEC), the firm behind the Solana-based protocol TRIP that allows mobility- based apps, said Web3 protocols will allow new organizations and drivers to bid for trips using a matching algorithm. DEC says firms and riders may cooperate and compete […] The post...

Oct 26 2022

Flare Network-based BlazeSwap to Deliver a DEX Platform Offering Enhanced Organic Yields

The BlazeSwap decentralized exchange (DEX) is set to launch on the Flare network, the new and exciting blockchain that aims to connect everything. According to available information, BlazeSwap is poised to become the first and only DEX on the network, offering Flare’s price oracle delegation and network airdrops, in addition to liquidity provider fees.

Understanding Yearn Finance | The Crypto That Surpassed Bitcoin’s Price

Oct 26 2022 Published at Coindoo under tags  decentralized finance

Big numbers draw attention, and so is the case for Yearn Finance, as after the explosion of the DeFi sector in 2020, the YFI reached an all-time high of $82,835.78 on May 12, 2021. Although it wouldn’t have made it even in the top 10 cryptocurrencies by market cap, YFI became the most expensive crypto asset in 2020. It had maintained its position...

Oct 20 2022

Yield Monitor Incorporates DeFiChain, Providing Additional On-chain Data to Investors

Top-rated multi-chain portfolio tracker for decentralized finance (DeFi) users, Yield Monitor, has announced that it has integrated the DeFiChain blockchain into its database. This marks another addition to the platform's growing list of supported DeFi projects, which currently include Algorand, Avalanche, BSC, Ethereum, Fantom, and Polygon.

Oct 17 2022

AllianceBlock Partners With INATBA’s Advisory Ecosystem to Shape Cryptocurrency Regulation

AllianceBlock has joined the International Association for Trusted Blockchain Applications (INATBA) to comply with the law by interacting with policymakers and regulators. This development marks a new milestone for AllianceBlock's vision to take blockchain technology to the next level.

Best Automated Market Makers in 2022 (10 crypto exchanges)

Automated market makers are doing great things for the crypto industry by making it easier for people to use cryptocurrencies and making them more efficient. This is also good for investors. Automated market makers (AMMs) use liquidity pools instead of a traditional market with sellers and buyers to make it possible for digital assets to […] The post...

Oct 14 2022

Uniswap To be Deployed on Privacy-focused Layer 2 Solution

Oct 14 2022 Published at Coinscreed under tags  decentralized finance ethereum news uniswap

Nearly all of the votes were in favor of putting Uniswap on zkSync, and users staked over 72 million UNI to make it happen. After a governance vote is over, the decentralized exchange (DEX) Uniswap will soon be added to the layer 2 solution zkSync, which is focused on privacy. Uniswap is a cryptocurrency exchange […] The post Uniswap To be...

Oct 13 2022

Chainalysis: October is Now the Leading Month in the ‘Biggest Year Ever’ for Crypto Hacks

While the crypto sector has always had issues with software exploits, which comes with the territory when using nascent technology, the last couple of weeks have been out of the norm.

Oct 10 2022

European Commission To Automate DeFi Oversight, Not In MiCA Regulation

The European Commission has put up a contact notice to study the embedded supervision of decentralized finance (DeFi) activity. The commission aims to use the open nature of transaction data on the Ethereum blockchain to develop a solution to automate supervisory data gathering for DeFi in real-time. European Commission Seeks... Read more

Oct 06 2022

Cake DeFi Adds Ethereum Staking Service

Cake DeFi, an innovative fintech platform that leverages the benefits of decentralized finance, has added Ethereum staking to its growing list of DeFi services. The Singaporean company announced the addition...

Sep 26 2022

DFI Token is Now Listed On The Gate.io Crypto Exchange

Key takeaways: DeFiChain has announced the listing of the DFI token on the Gate.io cryptocurrency exchange platform The ERC-20 version of the DFI token will start trading immediately against USDT....

Sep 22 2022

ParallelChain Raises $50M From GEM Digital to Support Continuous Innovation and Ecosystem Growth

ParallelChain Lab, a blockchain company focused on bridging the divide between Web2 and Web3 services, has announced it reached a $50 million financing agreement with GEM Digital, a digital asset-focused venture capital firm.

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