Market View and Economics
Undeterred: These TradFi Firms are Still Bullish on CryptoDespite a crypto downturn, TradFi firms are still giving crypto a vote of confidence. Here we take a look at which financial institutions are still bullish on crypto.
Fundamental Protocol Research
Aptos: A highly scalable and decidedly modular Layer 1 blockchainAptos is a highly scalable and decidedly modular Layer 1 blockchain that leverages many novel approaches to transaction flow, parallel execution, and the transaction processing lifecycle to achieve high levels of throughput and low latency.
Atlendis: A Lending Protocol Enabling Borrowers to Access Crypto Loans Without CollateralAtlendis addresses capital inefficiencies in the DeFi lending market by enabling uncollateralized crypto loans for institutional borrowers while offering lenders attractive returns and flexibility in managing their risk
UXD: Algorithmic Stablecoin Backed by Delta-Neutral Position using DerivativesUXD will allow for a fully collateralized algorithmic stablecoin while aiming to solve the stablecoin trilemma around price stability, capital efficiency and decentralization.
DeFi Protocol Governance Report | September 2022 | Week 4This week we look into proposals covering a Turkish Lira synth being added to Synthetix; a Llama DAO treasury collaboration with Aave; Sushi's vote on their next Head Chef; and more!
DeFi Protocol Governance Report | September 2022 | Week 3This week Maker sets a target budget, Aave updates risk parameters, Lido looks to engage a head of legal, and more!
DeFi Protocol Governance Report | August 2022 | Week 4This week Maker sets a target budget, Aave updates risk parameters, Lido looks to engage a head of legal, and more!
Token Engineering and DAO Design
Tokenomics Research | Introducing GHO and Situating it in the Stablecoin EcosystemStablecoins have enabled users to efficiently transfer value on a blockchain. We look at the various forms of stablecoins driving DeFi economies, with focus on Aave's proposed stablecoin, GHO.
Tokenomics Research | NFT Tokens | April 2022NFTs surged in popularity in 2021, with around 26.8 million wallets trading NFT last year alone - up from 545,000 in 2020. Some of the most successful projects are growing their ecosystems through the use of token rewards and community-focussed privileges. Let’s dive into the projects doing it best.
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