This Week in DeFi – December 3

To the DeFi community, This week, 1inch announced closing a $175 million Series B funding round, led by Amber Group. The AMM aggregator will spend the additional capital scaling up the development team and developing new protocols to serve as an access point to DeFi for institutional investors. https://mobile.twitter.com/1inch/status/1466029911408324612   L2 non-custodial exchange DeversiFi announced … Read more

This Week in DeFi – October 1

To the DeFi community, This week, financial connectivity provider Fireblocks submitted a proposal to Aave governance seeking to become the first ‘whitelister’ for the Aave Arc institutional DeFi offering. Similar to the Compound solution, Compound Treasury, Aave Arc will allow traditional financial institutions access to a siloed pool of liquidity using existing smart contract architecture, … Read more

This Week in DeFi – June 11

This week, Curve Finance rolled out a major update to V2, enabling trades between uncorrelated assets similar to other DEX like Uniswap or Sushiswap. Curve V2 provides automatic rebalancing of provided liquidity in contrast to Uniswap V3, which allows external inputs to manually rebalance liquidity. The goal behind each design is maximum capital efficiency and … Read more

This Week in DeFi – April 30

To the DeFi community, This week, Polygon (formerly Matic) has broken away from the pack of competing Layer 2 solution providers for the Ethereum Network, with DEX like Quickswap that live on Polygon surging to hundreds of millions in transaction volume each day. L2 DEX trading volume in the last 24hrs: 1 @QuickswapDEX $198,701,299 (29% … Read more