Call options on $OPIUM: an alternative to liquidity mining

We introduce a simpler way for $OPIUM holders to get yield on their tokens Andrey Belyakov Jun 22 · 4 min read In short: Stake your $OPIUM to exchange future upside for premiums now or pay a fee to get xxx-leveraged upside! Over time, in DeFi, numerous liquidity mining programs were designed and distributed hundreds … Read more

Opium Protocol is live on Binance Smart Chain

Bringing Opium Turbos and other user-friendly decentralized derivatives to Binance Smart Chain Andrey Belyakov May 12 · 4 min read Following Opium Protocol launch on Polygon (ex-Matic) and $Opium token launch on BSC, we are thrilled to announce that Opium Protocol is now live and integrated on the Binance Smart Chain. The first live product … Read more

Introducing Opium Bridge Protection

Decentralized insurance for side-chain bridges Andrey Belyakov May 6 · 3 min read Click here to stake into or purchase Opium Bridge Protection As the importance of side-chains increases in the DeFi, we are super excited to present Bridge Protection for the largest and most solid side-chains. Based on the Opium CDS contract, our insurance … Read more

Introducing Opium TURBOS

Highly leveraged exposure vs. interest on crypto Andrey Belyakov Apr 26 · 7 min read First Turbos are at the market Summary We were working on an easy way to introduce return on Ethereum. In the meanwhile, we received a lot of requests for less conservative products. We listened, and today we are thrilled to … Read more

Optimistic off-chain oracles for DeFi

Opium is proud to announce a new implementation of Optimistic Oracles for DeFi use-cases! Andrey Belyakov Mar 30 · 3 min read At Opium we are building infrastructure for decentralized financial derivatives — usable by anyone! Besides innovating on our own products, we feel obligated to identify and co-develop new “building blocks” for the whole … Read more