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  • Balancer Kicks-off BAL Liquidity Mining – SAFG DeFi Governance

    Balancer – the non-custodial liquidity and asset management protocol – launched liquidity mining earlier this week for its native governance token, BAL. The current Balancer pools don’t suit your needs? Now you can easily create your own. Welcome aboard, liquidity mining starts this Monday!
    — Balancer Labs (@BalancerLabs) May 29, 2020 What is Balancer? 
    Balancer is a new DeFi protocol allowing users to contribute liquidity and earn trading fees o… … More

  • Compound Shares COMP Governance Token Details & Distribution Model

    Compound – a sector-leading lending protocol – released details earlier surrounding the distribution of COMP, the protocol’s native governance token. Governance is ready to scale to the entire Compound ecosystem.
    All users and applications built on Compound will continuously, and automatically receive $COMP to shape the future of the protocol.
    Learn how it will work:
    — Compound (@compoundfinance) May 28, 2020 With Compound infrastructure holding o… … More

  • Balancer Announces Governance Tokens BAL for DEX Liquidity Mining

    Balancer – a non-custodial portfolio manager, liquidity provider, and price sensor – has just announced the release of BAL – a native governance token that rewards users for providing liquidity to Balancer Pools. We’re excited to share that starting shortly (days, not weeks), Balancer liquidity providers will get $BAL governance tokens! To learn more:
    — Balancer Labs (@BalancerLabs) May 15, 2020 Just two months after the closing of a $3M seed… … More

  • This Week in DeFi – May 8th

    To Our DeFi Community,
    Another exciting week in the world of DeFi.
    Late last week, we saw MakerDAO elect to support WBTC as a collateral type featuring a 1% stability fee with a 10M debt ceiling. While many ETH enthusiasts are worried about the adoption of other assets into the Maker protocol – thus taking away from the value proposition of ETH as trustless collateral – the addition of WBTC may have negligible effects on the stability protocol. According to DeFi Pulse, there’s … … More

  • Introducing the SAFG – An Emerging Governance Framework in DeFi

    First came the SAFE. Then came the SAFTE. Now comes the SAFG. 1/ Meet the SAFG: #DeFi’s Emergent Framework for Participatory Investing and Protocol Development
    Recent @futureswapx and @compoundfinance events point to a tectonic shift in the nature of crypto investing characterized by a new framework. — gavin (@GavinMcDermott) April 30, 2020 It goes without saying that there’s been a constant evolution in token distribution frameworks. Last week, IDEO CoLab … … More