Gaming is on track to boost the adoption of DeFi platforms. Here is a look at the latest developments that are pushing the play-to-earn business model.
Decentralized finance, also known as DeFi, is a sector within the overall cryptocurrency and blockchain industry focused on providing a decentralized version of mainstream financial opportunities. In the mainstream world, financial institutions offer customers access to opportunities such as cash storage and loans. However, these offerings are governed by centralized entities.
The decentralized, disintermediated and borderless blockchain networks challenge regulators, but DeFi is the future of finance.5660
Bitcoin price is down but crypto investors still have a plethora of yield opportunities thanks to DeFi.6913
Layer-two's surge to new heights, Bitcoin and DeFi EFT applications and Sushi's mistaken bug — all coming to you this week in Finance Redefined.3611
REN, CELR and CVC ignore the market’s bearish reaction to China’s new crypto ban by posting double-digit gains.9883
While crypto has weathered past hacks, scams and crashes, acting OCC head Michael Hsu warns that the risks may be multiplying as the technology goes mainstream.4845
Increasing trading volume at Uniswap, a rising TVL and upgrades to its DeFi platform were followed by a new all-time high from LCX.5045
The upgrade to Ethereum 2.0 comes with many changes, including the migration to the proof-of-stake consensus algorithm, believed to make the network more secure and compensate participants accordingly.
The bridge will facilitate ERC-20 token transactions between centralized and decentralized exchanges.3757
Claims by a self-professed white-hat hacker about a major security risk to SushiSwap liquidity providers have been rejected by one of the exchange’s devs.7181
A new DeFi payments protocol offers DApp developers a drop-in widget that makes it very easy to make and accept anything-to-anything crypto payments.16701
Amplify ETFs, Invesco and Galaxy submitted registrations to the U.S. SEC for Bitcoin and DeFi-based ETF offerings.6320
Mysten Labs' engineers formerly created the blockchain network on Facebook's Diem and Novi crypto projects.4657
Ether’s impressive YTD gains have largely been overshadowed by the profits accrued by other smart contract-enabled projects.6975
Vee Finance says it suffered a $35-million attack just a few days after launching its mainnet on Avalanche last week.8661