The Bancorian | A Weekly Summary-September 19th 2021

In this week’s Community Call recording, Bancor shared the development updates above and featured three teams to discuss collaborations with the Bancor ecosystem: Eden Network, Ferrum Network, and Snapshot. Eden team pitch for Liquidity Mining Rewards (10:01) Recap: Eden is a transaction priority network using economic incentives to encourage miners to prioritize end-user transactions; all … Read more

GK Software partners with Flexa to support digital currency payments

Using the Flexa network, TransAction+ offers merchants a fast, easy, and secure way to accept digital currency payments Flexa Just now·3 min read RALEIGH, N.C. — GK Software announced it has partnered with Flexa, the leading pure-digital payments network, to enable merchants using TransAction+, GK’s leading payment processing application, to seamlessly accept dozens of different … Read more

A Retrospective on the First SMART Alpha Epoch

Last week began with the launch of our first SMART Alpha epoch. Three of the four deployed pools saw ~$500k in aggregate deposits split relatively evenly between their respective junior and senior sides. Here’s a look at each pool and how it performed over the course of the past epoch. WETH (in USD terms) The conditions for … Read more

Looking back and forward August 2021

The season is changing, and so are we: As summer comes to a close, the team here at Opium are reflecting on our many successes in terms of developments and product updates, and we are optimistically looking forward to next season. Opium Team Sep 17 · 3 min read This month’s highlights are as follows: … Read more

Yearn UI v3.0

The next iteration of the yearn.finance UI is here dudesahn Just now·10 min read v3 landing page design exploration We’ve rebuilt yearn.finance from the ground up. We’ve worked to address feedback and pain points from v2, and a lot more. v3 is built with user experience, composability, and the multi-chain future in mind, and the … Read more

The Bancorian | A Weekly Summary-September 12th 2021

🔥Bancor Vortex The vortex continues burning vBNT and locking BNT in the protocol forever. This week we saw roughly ~85K in vBNT that was burned by the vortex. +—————-+————–+| time | burnedamount |+—————-+————–+| 9/5/2021 0:00 | 15674.62085 || 9/6/2021 0:00 | 5102.025767 || 9/7/2021 0:00 | 15087.82258 || 9/8/2021 0:00 | 21069.53259 || 9/9/2021 0:00 … Read more

This Week: New Compound Grant Proposal, Blockforce Update, vaDAI Employs Vesper Lend in Strategies

Also: Matthew Roszak at DAS 2021 next week, Jordan Kruger at Messari Mainnet on Sept. 21, and an AMA with Michael McQuaid Vesper Finance Sep 10 · 5 min read Compound Grant Proposal Vesper has collaborated with the Compound team on a joint grant initiative for an authorized Compound lending market fork called Vesper Island. … Read more

ParaSwap is live on Avalanche

paraswap Just now·2 min read ParaSwap is expanding its DeFi reach by bringing its V5 aggregation technology to the Avalanche community. The collaboration with Avalanche started one week ago with the Avalanche Rush program. We’re very excited to move forward and to join forces with the Avalanche Foundation. Our common goal is to increase trading … Read more

SMART Alpha is Live

SMART Alpha is now live! Users can deposit into the available pools between now and 10 AM EDT on Monday, September 13th to participate in the first week-long epoch. The following pools will be available: WBTC / USD: Deposit wBTC with performance measured in USD WBTC / ETH: Deposit wBTC with performance measured in ETH WETH / … Read more

The Bancorian | A Weekly Summary-September 5th 2021

🔥Bancor Vortex The vortex continues burning vBNT and locking BNT in the protocol forever. This week we saw roughly ~50K in vBNT that was burned by the vortex. This was an increased from ~1.017m last week to ~1.067m today. At current BNT prices (~$4.00) this equates to $200K worth of $BNT locked forever. 🔒 📊 … Read more