This Week in DeFi – March 4

To the DeFi community, This week, Electric Capital announced $1 billion in capital split between two funds, $400 million for VC investments and $600 million for investing in crypto tokens. The crypto-centric funding will be used to bolster projects in DeFi, decentralized infrastructure, and the NFT space, while also supporting participation in DAOs and helping … Read more

This Week in DeFi – October 29

To the DeFi community, This week, Osmosis DEX announced a $21 million fundraise, led by Paradigm. Funds will support development of the Osmosis protocol on Cosmos, where the Osmosis DEX allows users to trade without being impacted by MEV and provides greater flexibility for developers to innovate with DeFi. Osmosis DEX also enables Superfluid staking, … 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