DeFi

Pledge Finance Holds Stanford DeFi and NFT Summit 2021

Since the market boom of decentralized finance (DeFi) and non-fungible tokens (NFT) in 2021, there have been a number of conferences and summits designed to grow the industry further and promote mainstream adoption. One of such summits is the Stanford DeFi & NFT Summit 2021. The event was conducted by Pledge Finance, a blockchain-powered, decentralized lending protocol with headquarters in Palo Alto, CaliforniaUnited States. Details of the Stanford DeFi and NFT Summit The DeFi & NFT Summit 2021 was conducted by Pledge Finance on September 24 at the Stanford Faculty

ADALend’s Revolutionary GM for an Evolutionary Cardano Based DeFi

DeFi continues to show the world that the future of finance will forever change from its old and traditional form, developed by solving problems individuals and institutions face with mainstream banks. ADALend continues the string of innovations in DeFi under the guidance of its GM. Javed Khattak, A qualified actuary (FIA), an award winning C-suite executive, and a successful serial entrepreneur who was awarded CFO of the year in 2018 by Wealth & Finance magazine, listed in the the top 20 individuals behind ICOs in 2017, a track record of

Grayscale Adds Solana and Uniswap to Crypto Investment Fund – Finance Bitcoin News

Grayscale Investments has added solana and uniswap to its large-cap funding fund. This is the primary time solana has been added to a Grayscale fund. The firm now provides 15 funds, two of that are diversified portfolios. Solana and Uniswap Added to Grayscale Fund Grayscale Investments, the world’s largest digital currency asset supervisor, introduced Friday the quarterly rebalancing of its two diversified portfolios: the large-cap fund and the defi (decentralized finance) fund. For the Grayscale Digital Large Cap Fund (OTCQX: GDLC), the corporate bought a number of the present elements

Crypto platform CoinSpot has hit 2 million users as Australians chase Dogecoin profit

Crypto platform CoinSpot has managed to double its user base in a little over six months, as surging prices lure millions of Australians into the crypto market.Booming interest in digital assets is palpable, with website activity increasing seven-fold this year, according to CoinSpot.“In 2021, we’ve certainly seen a dynamic shift when it comes to Australia’s crypto appetite,” founder Russell Wilson said.In a broader sense, it also demonstrates a maturing of the market, which has been increasingly recognised by institutional and SMSF investors in recent months.It has equally welcomed the entry

Here’s how Bitcoin spot, derivatives will do, following the expiry

Bitcoin Options are holding steady, despite Friday’s expiries that amounted to over $1B. As predicted a week ago, the expiry event was a smokescreen. In fact, the outcome was the opposite of the anticipated crash on the CME, with Open Interest and Volumes remaining consistent.  According to data from Skew, $7B worth of contracts expired last month on 28 August 2020, with the Open Interest dropping by 32% in less than a week. Recovery wasn’t complete yet, however, and the price on spot exchanges soon dropped 10% within a week of

Katal Chain: A Template for Blockchain-Based Finance

Blockchain technology is believed by many to reshape the way we perform real-life transactions. However, the difficulty in learning the ins and out of cryptocurrency space, as well as knowing the complex codes used in these systems remain a barrier to entry. Katal Chain was developed to address this specific issue. Katal Chain was designed to make it easy for anyone to automate their business and financial transactions through a blockchain, leveraging its decentralized nature and security. Through Katal Chain, the task of creating decentralized financial applications can be easier,

Justin Sun Reduces SUN Mining Output, Expects ‘Positive Impact’

Justin Sun has tweeted that incentivized mining output for the SUN token will be reduced by 20%. Is this just another memecoin gimmick, or are the fundamentals sound? The Tron boss seemingly expects this will boost the token’s value. Tron will also add new pairs to the incentivized liquidity mining available on Sun.io beginning Sept. 30. The recent appearance of SUN is supported by the memecoin craze and the rise of DeFi yield farming. The Purpose of the Sun One problem is that the intended use for the SUN token

Nexo Chief: Bitcoin Boomers Flock to Semi-Centralized Finance Platforms

In 2020, crypto assets have outperformed gold and equities. Stocks have seen a lot of volatility leading up to the 2020 US presidential election. Antoni Trenchev, CEO of the Nexo online lending/borrowing platform, explained why Ethereum and other assets are on the rise. In part, the crypto space is seeing a rocketing interest among baby boomers. Start With Bitcoin Trenchev sat down with Bloomberg TV to share his thoughts on the huge surge in crypto-asset prices. He believes the DeFi craze has powered the market. The Bulgarian told Bloomberg that