Post-Mortem of Events June 23

Convex Finance Jul 1 · 4 min read Initial Disclosure On June 23, 2022, @alexintosh on Twitter reported some abnormal activity on the Convex Finance website. Suspicious contract approvals were suspected. Shortly after this, @samczsun sent a direct-message to the Convex Twitter account with the same suspicions. Convex Twitter issued this initial warning tweet as … Read more

Vote-Locked CVX Contract Migration

Convex Finance Mar 4 · 2 min read Today, the contract for vote-locked CVX (vlCVX) has been re-deployed. Convex Finance was recently made aware of a potential bug in the vlCVX rewards system. This bug was responsibly disclosed before anyone utilized it; no loss of funds occurred, and user deposits were not at risk. There … Read more

December Update: Protocol Expansion, CVX/ETH Incentive Migration

Convex Finance Just now·4 min read Frax Finance and cvxFXS Convex Finance originally started out with the goal of optimizing and expanding opportunities for users of Curve.fi. Curve’s CRV token model stood out amongst the crowded DeFi space, and the success of that model combined with Convex is clear. Other protocols have begun following suit, … Read more

November Update: Voting Incentives, Community Contributions, Next steps

Convex Finance Just now·4 min read Voting Incentives: A quick primer As Convex Finance has gained a significant share of locked CRV tokens, one of the primary utilities of the CVX token has started to show it’s strength: Curve.fi gauge-weight votes. CVX vote-lockers on Convex can allocate their vote-weight towards Curve pools they hope to … Read more

September Update: Vote Locking Launch, Liquidity Provider Incentives, and more!

Convex Finance Just now·4 min read Vote locking is here! CVX voting is finally here! CVX holders can now have their say in how Convex Finance allocates it’s veCRV voting power in the bi-weekly Curve.fi gauge weight votes. You can lock your CVX tokens in order to participate in the voting and receive the extra … Read more

August Update + CVX Voting!

Convex Finance Just now·5 min read Plenty has happened since we launched Convex Finance in May, and we wanted to give a comprehensive update on everything that’s changed and what’s coming next. Additionally, we’ll provide some insight into the upcoming CVX token voting system and how that will work. We’ve seen TVL between $3.5B-$4B for … Read more