Looking Back and Forward — September edition

Opium Team Oct 1 · 4 min read If Autumn represents progress and maturity, then Opium is certainly flowing with the seasons. As September draws to a close, we contributors are proudly looking back at all the developments. Considering how many people are building and how many interesting governance proposals are coming in, we know … 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

Looking Back and Forward. July 2021.

Opium Team Aug 3 · 4 min read July has been a lovely summer month for the Opium team and the Opium community, with some exciting developments happening, meeting our passionate builders face-to-face, as well as launching some interesting new products. Here’s a rundown of what we’ve been up to: Product Updates Staking Pool Performance … Read more

This Week in DeFi – May 28

To the DeFi community, This week, renVM joined forces with Polygon to bring wrapped token bridges directly to the leading Ethereum L2 solution. The bridge will initially support cryptos including Bitcoin, Luna, Filecoin, and Dogecoin, with more to follow in the coming weeks, greatly expanding the variety and liquidity locked in the Polygon ecosystem. Excited … Read more

Opium and Uma on launching SpaceX insurance using Uma’s Optimistic Oracle

Opium Team May 24 · 4 min read Summary: Opium and UMA combine their efforts and tools to show how off-chain data can be brought to Ethereum to grow the DeFi ecosystem. UMA’s Optimistic Oracle solution brings real-world data to Blockchain in a seamless, cheap and fast way. Coupled with a Decentralized insurance contract (CDS) … Read more

Opium Protocol is live on Binance Smart Chain

Bringing Opium Turbos and other user-friendly decentralized derivatives to Binance Smart Chain Andrey Belyakov May 12 · 4 min read Following Opium Protocol launch on Polygon (ex-Matic) and $Opium token launch on BSC, we are thrilled to announce that Opium Protocol is now live and integrated on the Binance Smart Chain. The first live product … Read more

Introducing Opium Bridge Protection

Decentralized insurance for side-chain bridges Andrey Belyakov May 6 · 3 min read Click here to stake into or purchase Opium Bridge Protection As the importance of side-chains increases in the DeFi, we are super excited to present Bridge Protection for the largest and most solid side-chains. Based on the Opium CDS contract, our insurance … Read more

Looking back and forward. April 2021 was a turbo month.

Anna Leven May 4 · 3 min read This month, Opium launched two brand-new Turbo products, that proved to be a success, on Polygon (ex-Matic), moved protocol to Polygon and more. Opium protocol is on Polygon (ex-Matic) As was mentioned in March ‘Looking back and forward’, we had plans to move the Opium protocol to … Read more

Looking back and forward — March 2021 edition

Optimistic oracles, olive oil futures, $Opium on Polygon and BSC, NFTs collection, new liquidity mining, first continuous insurance and we are hiring… Opium Team Apr 7 · 6 min read In a few years time we’ll look back at Q1 2021 and realize that it has been a pivotal time for crypto. Technological advancements, institutional … Read more