Learn about GYSR streamed KPI options

Chandler Jan 11 · 3 min read GYSR makes it even easier to distribute KPI options with native support on their platform. What is GYSR? GYSR is an incentive platform that allows developers, DAOs, and teams to launch reward programs. They are designed for easy deployment and customizable rewards programs to fit community needs. From … Read more

A Retrospective on the Across Launch and What’s Next

UMA Dec 2 · 3 min read TL;DR — UMA launched Across Protocol in early November. Across is a bridging solution which uses UMA’s Optimistic Oracle (OO) to speed up Layer 2 (L2) to Layer 1 (L1) transactions. Across has been offered entirely to the community to take over as co-founders. Background Ethereum’s progress has … Read more

UMA Update — October

Mhairi McAlpine Nov 3 · 3 min read October has been an exciting month, with team presentations in London at Token2049 and at LisCon in Lisbon; the finalisation of the Across bridge Protocol due to launch next month; integration with the Sherlock Protocol and KPI options launched on Volatility Protocol and PieDAO. ****Risk Labs has … Read more

This Week in DeFi – October 15

To the DeFi community, This week, Sushiswap and Celo announced a partnership to bring $12.6 million in liquidity mining rewards to Celo’s mobile-first user base, with rewards going live at 4pm ET on October 14. The partnership also launches with support from Optics, an L2 token bridge that will now allow users to bridge from … Read more

State of KPI liquidity mining

Chandler Sep 29 · 4 min read Background UMA introduced Liquidity Mining 2.0 (LM 2.0) in a previous article which outlined how a smarter liquidity mining program would look like using KPI options. This is a model that Andre Cronje has also announced his support for. Three LM2.0 Programs Live After sharing this piece, DAOs … Read more

Retiring fCASH

Introducing a better way to put your $iFARM to work Dear Farmers, At Harvest, we are constantly exploring new angles to maximize the value of assets, including our native $FARM & $iFARM tokens. Earlier this year, in collaboration with UMA Protocol, we launched $fCASH — a synthetic yield dollar backed by $iFARM. It was the first use case of $iFARM … Read more

Uniswap Restricts Access To Synthetic Assets In DApp UI

The Uniswap team has restricted access to several dozen tokens from their user interface, leaving users questioning the role of decentralized governance in the move. As of today, we have started restricting access to a small number of tokens at https://t.co/liqYXtQoM2 These changes pertain to the interface at https://t.co/liqYXtQoM2 — the Protocol remains entirely autonomous, … Read more

Update: Developer Mining and Grants Program

Clayton Roche Jul 21 · 3 min read Tl;dr The developer mining program will continue to run until September 30th. There will be some changes to the program as we explore here. Teams may also submit proposals for KPI Option grants. The developer mining program has run for about 3 quarters and has been responsible … Read more