Aug. 9 — UNI and USDT Pools Emerge from Beta

With the audits completed, and a successful mainnet testing, the UNI and USDT Vesper Grow Pools are ready to go into production on the main Vesper app. Vesper Finance Aug 5 · 2 min read Starting Monday, August 9th (time TBD), users will be able to access the conservative UNI and USDT pools on app.vesper.finance. … Read more

This Week in DeFi – July 23

To the DeFi comunity, This week, Grayscale introduced a new DeFi fund tracking asset allocations set by the Coindesk DeFi index. As with other Grayscale products, eligible (accredited) investors and institutions can buy into the fund to track the performance of a basket of blue-chip DeFi protocol tokens, with Grayscale working towards listing the fund … Read more

This Week: New Pools and VUSD Front-end Emerge in Beta, vVSP Loans on Ruler Protocol

Also: Jordan Kruger SCC keynote now online Vesper Finance Jul 2 · 3 min read UNI / USDT Pools Enter Beta The much-awaited UNI and USDT Vesper Grow pools are officially live for beta testing on the Vesper Dev Site. The Vesper community voted on May 2nd to whitelist UNI (Uniswap) and USDT (Tether) as … Read more

Yearn Taps Vesper for LINK/WBTC Yield, USDC Pool Upgrade — A Week In Review

Also: Ambassador program kicks off its first week, team shares progress dashboard concept, VUSD continues to emerge, and Jordan Kruger to speak at SCC2021 Yearn Taps Vesper for LINK, WBTC Yield  — @iearnfinance Yearn has launched new strategies for their LINK and WBTC pools that route some of the user deposits through vLINK and vWBTC. This highlights an … Read more

USDC v3 Beta — Update, Instructions & Overview

USDC v3 Beta — Update, Instructions & Overview Incentivized Beta to End June 18, Multi-Strategy Comes to Original USDC Pool The Vesper team wanted to update its beta users on the USDC pools — both the newer, multi-strategy pool (“v3,” available only on the beta site as of this writing) and the original one (“v1,” available on both the main app … Read more

Gauntlet + Vesper for On-Chain Risk Management

DeFi modeling platform Gauntlet will work with Vesper to build out an on-chain risk management system for more secure strategies, higher yield, and a superior UI. Per the passing governance vote, vVSP holders have greenlit a collaboration between Gauntlet and Vesper per the specifications of Gauntlet’s proposal. Gauntlet has experience as an active contributor on other … Read more

Jordan Kruger Becomes Vesper’s CEO, Vesper + Gauntlet, Ambassador Selection Progresses

Also: Jordan’s first AMA, Matthew’s RealVision interview, and more. Jordan Kruger Becomes CEO of Vesper On Thursday of this week, Vesper co-founder Jeff Garzik proudly announced to the Vesper community that fellow co-founder Jordan Kruger has been appointed CEO for Vesper Brewing Co. Jeff Garzik, Vesper’s chief designer and CTO, posted: Jordan has been my partner in Vesper since … Read more

LINK Pool Launches, Blockforce Pitches Proposal, Vote on UNI/USDT Pool Goes Live

Also: Vesper works with Chainlink on advanced TVL reporting, CREAM vote carries, and Jeff Garzik on the roadmap. LINK Vesper Grow Pool Launches This week was filled with exciting news from within the Chainlink orbit. Two important announcements, actually. The first turned out to be one of crypto’s worst-kept secrets within that 24-hour period — the graduation of the … Read more

Vesper to Integrate Chainlink for Best Possible TVL Data, Launches LINK Pool

Thanks to a community vote, our conservative Vesper Grow LINK pool has graduated from our beta site to the main Vesper app. That said, the Vesper team is equally excited to announce that our work in the Chainlink ecosystem goes a lot deeper. On behalf of our community, we want to work with leaders to deliver … Read more

Hedge Fund Proposes Collaboration, Nexus Covers, CREAM Vote Begins

Also: Decentralization progresses, >$60k in engineering bounties get paid, Virtual Bacon AMA, and more! Blockforce Capital Proposes Innovative Collaboration In what is very likely a first for DeFi, Blockforce Capital and Vesper are pursuing a collaboration that would bring an actively managed fund exclusively to the Vesper ecosystem. Blockforce proposed a symbiotic relationship in which the … Read more