Announcing CAKE Lending Vault and Leveraged Yield Farming

Dear alpacas, We senior alpacas are excited to announce that we’re adding support for a CAKE lending vault as well as leveraged yield farming pools that borrow CAKE! We know many in the Herd have asked for this, so we’re happy to oblige. We will support 3 LYF pools for CAKE borrowing: BNB-CAKE (3x) BUSD-CAKE (3x) … Read more

Announcing Automated Vault Strategy Community Program

Dear alpacas, We senior alpacas know there are many GeniusPacas living amongst us in the Herd. In fact, many of you have provided us with valuable feedback which we’ve used to improve the protocol and we’re grateful for. That’s why today, we’re excited to announce a new program that’ll allow you to put your financial knowledge … Read more

Grazing Range Pool#52 — Welcoming GYMNET to the herd!

Grazing Range Pool#52 — Welcoming GYMNET to the herd! Dear alpacas, We senior alpacas are excited to welcome our newest addition to the range — Gym Network! All you young alpacas will be able to earn $91k USD in GYMNET rewards by staking ALPACA in the governance vault, which will be distributed over 8 weeks. The pool will go live on … Read more

Grazing Range Pool#51 — Welcoming BTH

Grazing Range Pool#51 — Welcoming BTH to the herd! Dear alpacas, We senior alpacas are excited to welcome our newest addition to the range — Bit Hotel. All you young alpacas will be able to earn $93k USD in BTH rewards by staking ALPACA in the governance vault, which will be distributed over 8 weeks. The pool will go live on … Read more

Grazing Range Pool#50— Welcoming GQ

Dear alpacas, We senior alpacas are happy to welcome our newest addition to the range — Outer Ring. With this partnership, all you alpacas will be able to open leveraged yield farming positions up to 1.75x on Biswap’s GQ-BUSD pair, which currently yields ~126.46% APR in BSW Rewards! The pool will go live on May 12th, 2022 at … Read more

This Week in DeFi – May 6

To the DeFi community, This week Tron’s new algorithmic stablecoin USDD has gone live, with promises of a 30% annual yield. Following in the footsteps of the Terra USD’s Luna Foundation Guard, Tron DAO is seeking to accumulate $10 billion in reserves for the stablecoin to stabilize its price. If successful, USDD may suck some … Read more

April 2022 Recap

In April, we alpacas shrugged off the bear market, as we continue to be laser-focused on developing Alpaca Finance as the most user-friendly and profitable DeFi platform. Of note, our Automated Vaults reached over $150Mn TVL in a little over one month, a very rapid increase that didn’t rely on token incentive rewards. In particular, … Read more

Introducing Savings Vaults— a New Automated Vault Strategy

Dear Alpacas, We senior alpacas do our best to never stop innovating. With the success of our Market-Neutral Automated Vaults, we’ve continued working hard to find more ways to allow the Herd to earn high yields at low risk. Now, after much input from the community and discussions in the barn, we’re excited to announce … Read more

Grazing Range Pool#49 — Welcoming TINC to the herd!

Grazing Range Pool#49 — Welcoming TINC to the herd! Dear alpacas, We senior alpacas are happy to welcome our newest addition to the range — Tiny World. With this partnership, all you alpacas will be able to open leveraged yield farming positions up to 2x on PancakeSwap’s TINC-BNB pair, which currently yields ~156.94% APR in CAKE Rewards! The pool will go … Read more

Grazing Range Pool #48 — Welcoming BSW to the herd!

Grazing Range Pool #48 — Welcoming Biswap to the herd! Dear alpacas, We senior alpacas are excited to welcome our newest addition to the range — Biswap. With this partnership, Alpaca Finance will be integrated with all the top three DEXes on the BNB Chain. All you alpacas will be able to open leveraged yield farming positions on many Biswap … Read more