Reef Finance Announces CoinFantasy is Coming to Reef Chain, Bringing NFT Fantasy Gaming to Reef

Derek E. Silva Jul 2 · 3 min read Reef Finance is thrilled to announce that CoinFantasy, the prize-pool-based fantasy game where users win prizes for predicting the outcomes of tokens, is coming to Reef Chain! CoinFantasy allows you to use your skills and knowledge to make predictions, bringing a simple derivative product to Reef … Read more

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

Partially Collateralized Options — Now in DeFi

zk – Zubin Koticha Jun 6 · 11 min read Mechanism — Opyn partial collateralization Why do we need a margin system? One of the biggest limitations of DeFi options so far is how capital intense they are to mint — users have been required to post 100% of the strike price as collateral. In … 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

Cryptex Introduces TCAP

Cryptex is focused on building decentralized financial instruments on Ethereum starting with the “Total MarketCap Token” or TCAP. Similar to a conventional index fund, TCAP gives its holders a real-time price exposure to the total cryptocurrency market cap. TCAP keeps its peg to the price of the total market cap of all cryptocurrencies through a … Read more

DeFi Derivatives — 2021 is Set to Be a Landmark Year for Growth — Eqifi

EQIFI Apr 12·4 min read The DeFi derivatives market is set to explode in 2021, allowing traders and investors to make huge returns. To understand why this is possible, we need to explore the history of derivatives in DeFi and examine what is happening with the landscape right now to suggest significant growth within this … 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

Oliva Futures on OEX

Opium Team Mar 21 · 6 min read Oliva Futures issues first decentralized olive oil derivatives on the Opium Platform Why we need decentralized derivatives? A lot has changed since the first financial derivatives contracts were issued. Several centuries ago, rice futures were issued on the Dojima Rice Exchange as one of the first financial … Read more