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  • ACO – A Non-Custodial Options Protocol Built for DeFi

    The DeFi ecosystem is growing at a breathtaking pace. Unsurprisingly, staying on top of everything in the space is becoming practically impossible. DeFi is becoming increasingly sophisticated each day as the building blocks or rather money legos fall into place. Most people can tell you the basics of spot and margin trading, but I’ve started to see more and more people admit they know are unfamiliar with options trading. And, that’s okay because as many will tell you being a fan of … … More

  • Trading is Live on Dharma

    Starting today, Dharma users can trade any of the 2000+ tokens in Uniswap. And as a celebration of this milestone, Dharma is offering a no-fee, no-gas promotion for one full month (30 July – 30 Aug). Trading on Dharma is simple and powerful! Step 1: Deposit ETH or ERC20s into your Dharma account by sending assets to your Dharma Smart Wallet address (displayed in your Portfolio). Step 2: Navigate to the Swap Tab (leftmost tab) Step 3: Input the tokens and amounts t… … More

  • The Next Stage of DeFi Pulse Data has Arrived

    Since its launch, DeFi Pulse has tracked data and analytics for the most popular applications in decentralized finance (DeFi) popularizing the Total Value Locked (TVL) metric and becoming a vital source of information in the community. Seeing our metrics cited in so many places from tweets to articles to even academic research, we created DeFi Pulse Data to allow anyone to access our data for their needs in one easy to use dashboard. And as DeFi continues to grow, we believe it is extremely… … More

  • The Yield Farming Frenzy and its Impact on DeFi

    If you follow DeFi, you’ve probably noticed that the concept of yield farming is everywhere lately. From some of the most original memes in the Ethereum ecosystem to traditional news outlets like Forbes, crop rotation to maximize yield across protocols has become one of the defining activities on DeFi in 2020. So, what is Yield Farming? Yield farming is the act of leveraging different DeFi protocols and products to earn a yield or a return on their assets, in some cases obtaining profits … … More

  • Dharma Promotion — Fee Free Trade

    For a limited time only, make a Fee-Free trade on Dharma. Eligibility Requirements:1. Make a trade of at least $50 of value between Wednesday, 15 July and Sunday, 19 July 2. All trades are valid, both crypto trades and purchases directly from a debit card 3. Tweet at @dharma_hq with a screenshot of your trade from your Activity Feed, as so: That’s it Promo Details:1. On Monday, 20 July, Dharma will determine who has met the requirements of the promotion and qualified for the … … More

  • Dharma Promotion — Fee Free Trades

    For a limited time only, make a Fee-Free trade on Dharma. Eligibility Requirements:1. Make a trade of at least $50 of value between Wednesday, 15 July and Sunday, 19 July 2. All trades are valid, both crypto trades and purchases directly from a debit card 3. Tweet at @dharma_hq with a screenshot of your trade from your Activity Feed, as so: That’s it Promo Details:1. On Monday, 20 July, Dharma will determine who has met the requirements of the promotion and qualified for the … … More

  • Aave x Token Terminal: Interview with Stani Kulechov

    In this blog series we interview founders in the crypto space to learn more about what’s going on with their projects.We sat down with Stani Kulechov, CEO of Aave. Aave is a protocol for earning interest on your deposits and borrowing assets. Recently, Aave surpassed $70M in market size.BackgroundAave is a decentralized money market protocol where users can earn interest on deposits and borrow assets. Aave is open-source, so our code is freely available and anyone can build on it.We currently su… … More

  • Meet The Token List — An Accurate List of Authentic Tokens on Ethereum

    Imagine you’re trying out a new DeFi project. Everything is going smoothly; the instructions on screen guide you, making you feel confident in your actions. That is until you complete your transaction and then your tokens don’t arrive. You start to get that sinking feeling in your stomach as you realize you’ve received tokens the wrong tokens… Looking at your transaction confirmation you realize you received a token with the same name and ticker symbol as the one you … … More

  • DeFi Dive: UMA – a DeFi platform built to enable Universal Market Access

    Today, we interview UMA co-founder Allison Lu who talks about her and her team’s mission to bring market access to everyone through synthetic asset tokens, decentralized oracles, and priceless financial contracts. How did you get your start in crypto and what inspired you to build your project, product, or service? Starting in late-2017, my co-founder Hart and I were exploring various ideas for blockchain-based solutions to problems within the financial services industry. Our me… … More

  • See the Bigger Picture with DeFi Pulse Data

    DeFi doesn’t just stand for decentralized finance; DeFi is a community of users, developers, investors, traders, researchers, writers, and so much more. Our collective endeavors are etched into the blockchain; our stories and shared history can be found in our data. Ask anyone who’s familiar with DeFi and they’ll tell you that it’s been exhilarating to be a part of. Week by week, we’ve crossed milestones, set new records, and broken new ground. We set goals and … … More

  • DeFi Dive: Synthetix — A protocol for issuing and trading synthetic assets on Ethereum

    In this edition of DeFi Dive, we’re joined by Synthetix Founder Kain Warwick who shares his unique experiences which lead to the creation of DeFi’s second biggest DApp. How did you get your start in crypto and what inspired you to build your project, product, or service? I’d been involved in several startups in my twenties and founded blueshyft five years ago. It’s become the largest cryptocurrency payment gateway in Australia, processing over two hundred million dollars… … More