Juan Pellicer · 37 mins ago · 3 min read
This Yearn.finance (YFI) “competitor,” Harvest, just hit $1,000,000,000 in deposits
Most investors lack the knowledge, time, and spare Ethereum to yield farm for themselves.
Akon’s Akoin partners with Roll to allow creators to launch their own “social money”
Akoin, the cryptocurrency and decentralized app ecosystem developed by popular music artist Akon, has partnered with Roll, a blockchain platform that enables creators to develop their own branded digital currency (called social money) unique to their online presence.
PayPal made waves in the crypto market today after announcing that its users will now have the ability to buy, sell, and pay for items using digital assets like Bitcoin and Ethereum.
Zilliqa’s Max Kantelia on DeFi and the roaring 90s, asset bubbles, and why everyone can’t be Steve Jobs
The rise of decentralized finance (DeFi) has been buoyed on trends like non-custodian lending, automated market making, and yield farming, which together, have opened newer possibilities for users to spend and use their cryptocurrency holdings, while even earning attractive interest rates.
In the past week, the alternative cryptocurrency (altcoin) market has further slumped against Bitcoin.
Silicon Valley will create an Ethereum & DeFi bubble: Analyst
Ethereum’s decentralized finance (DeFi) space has seen exponential growth over the past few months.
PayPal to enable users to buy crypto assets, fueling strong Bitcoin momentum
PayPal, the $236 billion digital payments giant, will allow users to buy and sell crypto assets.
Bitcoin has undergone a strong rally over the past few days as buyers have returned to this market.
Top Ethereum whales are HODLing at an “impressive rate,” data finds
Top Ethereum whales are increasingly moving their funds off exchanges, on-chain data show.
Rampant DeFi speculation makes DEXs the undisputed winners of Q3 2020
While it might seem that DeFi reached its bottom during Q3 2020, the sector still closed the last quarter with incredible performance.
Uniswap network fees remain “attractive” despite plunging UNI price
The Uniswap governance token has been seeing some immense turbulence in the time following the launch that took place just a few weeks ago.
Bitcoin ETP volumes grew in October amidst institutional demand
Crypto exchange-traded products (ETP), institutional offerings that track the price of crypto assets like Bitcoin and Ethereum, saw their volumes increase by over 2.2% this month, as per a report by CryptoCompare.
Founder of DeFi’s Yearn.finance (YFI) just launched another Ethereum experiment
Yearn.finance (YFI) founder Andre Cronje is full of ideas, even after he managed to roll out one of the most successful crypto projects in history.
Bitcoin’s ETF chances are improving as global crypto regulation increases
Much crypto investor focus has been placed on decentralized finance over recent months.
Here’s how Uniswap’s token launch has driven SushiSwap to irrelevancy
During the course of the recent decentralized finance bull run, SushiSwap was one of the favored platforms amongst investors and farmers, as users could buy Sushi tokens and farm massive yields while also trading on a Uniswap-forked DEX.
DeFi users deposit $100 million in stablecoins into Ethereum’s latest yield farm
It appears that even after a strong retracement, the decentralized finance (DeFi) space is far from dead.
Why the crypto industry needs an EDGAR
In just over ten years, crypto has gone from a white paper to a massive global innovation.
The development of Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDC) has blossomed in the past few years, with countries like China in the advanced stages of its digital Yuan and Japan, Korea, and the US in their research phase for their respective fiat currencies.
New paradigm: Ethereum fees regularly surpass Bitcoin, and it’s good for ETH
Fees on the Ethereum blockchain network are consistently surpassing Bitcoin and industry executives say it could spark a “new paradigm.” Cole Kennelly, who heads growth at Staked, institution-focused decentralized finance (DeFi) firm, said: “ETH fees are consistently materially higher than $BTC fees.
This user lost $1m of top DeFi coin Aave (AAVE) by accident: here’s why
Just recently, top Ethereum decentralized finance project Aave began transitioning its native token LEND to a new token called AAVE.
Bloomberg brands Polkadot (DOT) an “Ethereum blockchain killer” in new article
Ethereum has long been the leading smart contract blockchain after its launch in 2015.
Asset manager: Activist investors may save Ethereum DeFi token Curve (CRV) as token price hits all-time lows
Curve is by far one of the most popular platforms used for stablecoin swaps, cross-chain interoperability, and synthetic assets.
After helping Yearn.finance to $1b, Blue Kirby called it quits. But now he’s back
As crazy as it may sound, one of the most talked-about figures in the Ethereum and DeFi space over recent weeks has been a pseudonymous user called Blue Kirby.