Unpacking WEF DeFi Policy-Maker Toolkit With Professor Kevin Werbach

BeinCrypto spoke to Kevin Werbach, Professor of Legal Studies & Business Ethics at the Wharton School, about the recently released DeFi Policy-Maker Toolkit. Sponsored Sponsored Decentralized Finance has had a pretty impressive year. Following the DeFi Summer of 2020, decentralized apps (dApps) have seemingly popped up everywhere. In addition, it has been lucrative. According to … Read more

‘The audience for DeFi is millions or even billions of people,’ Says Aave’s Marc Zeller

BeinCrypto spoke to Marc Zeller, Integrations Lead at Aave, about where the protocol is headed and how DeFi will change the future financial landscape. Sponsored Sponsored While they’ve been around for a while, the Aave protocol most know launched in 2020. The peer-to-peer lending platform rebranded from its original ETHLend and picked up the liquidity … Read more

MultiVAC Blockchain Mainnet Launch Brings New Era of Development

MultiVAC will soon launch its blockchain mainnet. This will bring the project closer to its goal of enhanced all-dimensional sharding and improved development abilities. Sponsored Sponsored The upcoming mainnet release is the next major milestone for the development of the MultiVAC project. As of the end of May, roughly one month before the official launch, … Read more

Step Finance Adds Augmented Reality NFTs to Solana Dashboard

Step Finance is adding augmented reality (AR) non-fungible tokens (NFTs) to its Solana (SOL) dashboard. Sponsored Sponsored Solana users will now be able to see their NFT assets included in their portfolio on the Step Finance dashboard. This integration will start with AR NFTs from Star Atlas metaverse, a next-gen gaming world that runs on … Read more

CEO of FINXFLO on Making a One-Stop Hybrid Liquidity Aggregator

BeinCrypto spoke to James Gillingham about FINXFLO. This hybrid liquidity aggregator brings together multiple exchanges, making it possible to buy, sell and trade in one place. Sponsored Sponsored The crypto world is steadily growing and this means more exchanges than ever. Not only as centralized exchanges grow but also as more decentralized offerings come onto … Read more

Kava Teams up With Simplex Enabling Fiat-to-DeFi Transactions

Fiat-to-crypto provider Simplex is teaming up with decentralized finance (DeFi) platform Kava to provide the first “Fiat-to-DeFi” ramp. Sponsored Sponsored An EU-licensed financial institution, Simplex provides a fiat infrastructure for digital currencies globally. This enables users to nearly instantly exchange their funds from debit and credit cards into crypto. Simplex already provides this service for … Read more

‘We need scaling solutions that work,’ Says RioDeFi CEO, James Anderson

BeinCrypto spoke to James Anderson, CEO of RioDeFi, about his platform, where DeFi needs to go for mainstream, and the benefits non-fungible tokens (NFTs) will have in the future. Sponsored Sponsored DeFi is growing. However, those who are outside the crypto world are likely to be confused by this new experience of finance. As a … Read more

Lithium Finance Founder on Incentivising Collective Intelligence With DeFi

BeinCrypto spoke to David Lighton, co-founder of Lithium Finance, about how his DeFi protocol uses collective intelligence to evaluate illiquid assets. Sponsored Sponsored The DeFi explosion has brought with it an exciting new world of opportunity. For Lighton, this area has grown new ways to address and correct economic problems. “As we saw last summer … Read more

DeFi Deep Dive — Avalanche, DeFi in Under a Second

Avalanche is an open-source platform for launching decentralized financial (DeFi) applications and enterprise blockchain deployments in an interoperable and highly scalable ecosystem. Sponsored Sponsored Avalanche’s mainnet went live at the end of September 2020. It is the first smart contract platform that confirms transactions in less than a second, is compatible with the Ethereum development … Read more

State Street Expands Into Crypto and Tokenization

The financial services provider State Street Corp. has announced the launch of its new division. One that will allow the company to expand into cryptocurrencies, tokenization, central bank digital currencies (CBDCs), and blockchain technology. Sponsored Sponsored “The world of finance is changing,” the company announced from its official Twitter account. “We are ready. Our new … Read more