Tag: governance

Oct 29 2021

Bitcoin And Biases — Bitcoin As ESG Money

On examination, we find that when discussing ESG in regards to bitcoin, the focus is far too often on the “E” and not the “SG.”Previous articles discussed the cognitive biases that affect bitcoin and biases around price and around group norms and...

Oct 13 2021

Aug 21 2021

Ethereum Founder States Token-Based Decentralized Governance Stops DeFi Sector From Growing

Ethereum Creator suggests “proof-of-participation” and “proof-of-humanity” as the alternatives for the present coin voting. However, there is more to DeFi than what is happening now, he asserts. Vitalik Buterin, the co-founder of Ethereum, has taken an in-depth assessment of the token-based decentralized government. He suggests that the present voting structure is defective. As a result, the governance may be a limiting factor to...

Aug 19 2021

Apr 15 2021

Yearn “Buyback and Build” Boosts YFI Token Price at Launch

The start of Yearn Finance's buyback program has already created a positive effect on the token's value as prices have surged 13% in the last 24 hours. Steady Growth, Healthy Finances Driving Yearn Rally Crypto...

Feb 17 2021

Ethereum’s Favorite Lossless Lottery Will Airdrop Its POOL Token Today

Feb 17 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  defi ethereum governance pooltogether tech

The distribution was designed to reward small depositors on PoolTogether who stayed in a long time.

Feb 03 2021

Taproot Update: Bitcoin Users Home In on Activation Plan, Date Still TBD

The meeting ended with rough consensus in favor of BIP8 (false), as well as with approval of two possible methods to put this BIP into motion.

Feb 02 2021

Yearn Finance Votes to Inflate YFI Token Supply by 20%

Feb 02 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  defi ethereum governance tech yearn finance

The vote to mint an additional 6,666 YFI in order to fund future development on the Yearn protocol has passed.

Jan 20 2021

‘Let’s Not Be Bitcoin’: Yearn Finance Considers Minting $200M in New YFI Tokens

Jan 20 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  defi governance tech yearn finance

Turns out the "no inflation" meme may not be here to stay.

Jan 11 2021

Aragon Acquires Voting Project Vocdoni to Flesh Out Decentralized Governance Stack

Jan 11 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  aragon business governance tech vocdoni

The Aragon Association has acquired Vocdoni, a decentralized voting project born out of the Catalan independence movement.

Jan 07 2021

‘Decentralized Court’ Aragon Association Hit With Flurry of Resignations

Jan 07 2021 Published at CoinDesk under tags  aragon ethereum governance tech

Twelve staffers of the Aragon Association (AA) announced their resignations Thursday due to an apparent lack of financial transparency.

Dec 28 2020

1inch Token Dumps 61% in Post-Launch Selloff

Token prices for the 1inch decentralized exchange have plummeted just three days following its post-launch pump as airdropped tokens get dumped on markets. The new 1INCH token went from zero to hero on December 25 following its launch and listing on Binance. Following a pattern that the majority of new DeFi tokens...

Dec 18 2020

The Good, the Bad and the DAOs Only a Founder Could Love in 2020

Dec 18 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  daos governance opinion tech year in review 2020

Founder of DAO Leadership Grace Rachmany gives a rundown on the current state of the DAO landscape.

Dec 17 2020

CFTC’s Latest Crypto Primer Highlights DeFi, Governance

Dec 17 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  cftc defi governance news policy & regulation

Decentralized finance and crypto governance are among a growing list of topics the Commodity Futures Trading Commission is watching in the digital asset space, it said in a new primer.

Dec 16 2020

Experiments in Crypto’s Governance Lab

Governance is one of the least appreciated fields of innovation in crypto and this year we saw exciting new ideas emerge.

Dec 15 2020

$9 Million Compound Bailout Proposal Fails

Dec 15 2020 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  bailout business governance

A Compound governance proposal, which would have handed out ~$8.7 million (~55,000 COMP), has failed. It would have partially reimbursed users that were...

Dec 14 2020

Compound Finance Vote on DAI Liquidation Compensation Nearing Close

Dec 14 2020 Published at Coingape under tags  comp compound finance dai defi defi news

A governance vote on the Compound Finance DeFi platform regarding compensation for users that lost finds through DAI liquidations is just hours away from conclusion with votes against dominating. The thirty-second governance proposal would distribute COMP tokens to offset losses incurred by liquidated DAI stablecoin positions. As it stands, a majority vote of 76% is The post Compound Finance Vote on DAI Liquidation...

Dec 09 2020

Compound Finance Proposal Ushers in the Future of Work

Dec 09 2020 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  business governance work

Tokeneconomics firm, Gauntlet Network, has just passed a new proposal on the popular DeFi platform, Compound...

Nov 27 2020

Curve Finance Votes to Disperse $3M in Fees to Governance Token Holders

Nov 27 2020 Published at CoinDesk under tags  curve finance governance news smart contracts

The community vote was an exercise in decentralized governance for a protocol not unfamiliar with meeting community demands.

Nov 17 2020

AdEx Network Faces Crucial Community Vote on Decentralization

Nov 17 2020 Published at Crypto Briefing under tags  adtech business governance

AdEx will launch the project's first community vote this month. Community members will decide on different ways to continue developing the protocol. AdEx is an advertising platform trying to solve advertising fraud and privacy issues....

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