DeFi

Polygon (MATIC) Hits New All-Time High as It Integrates New Projects, Transaction Skyrocket

The price of Polygon (MATIC) has hit a new all-time high above $1.5 after the Ethereum scaling solution integrated numerous popular decentralized finance (DeFi ) projects and the number of transactions it processes per day skyrocketed. According to data from a MATIC network explorer, Polygon has now processed over 62.4 million transactions and has nearly […]

TeraBlock Gears Up for an IDO After Raising $2.4 Million

After having raised $2.4 million in funding, the cryptocurrency trade automation exchange TeraBlock is gearing up for its IDO. The Initial DEX Offering (IDO) is set to go live May 11th on BSCPad. TeraBlock raised funding from noted crypto investors including Blocksync Ventures, Blockchain.com, AU21, MarketAcross, BTX Capital, CryptoDormFund, Brilliance Ventures, Magnus Capital, and others. […]

There is an Emerging Need to Get Education About Crypto Taxation in the Age of Defi

The crypto boom is attracting more and more people to invest paper into digital money. But how many are aware of their tax duties? Cryptocurrencies are treated as property for tax purposes in many countries.

MVIS CryptoCompare DeFi 20 Index, Which Includes $LINK and $UNI, Up 391% in 2021

MV Index Solutions (MVIS), a subsidiary of global investment manager VanEck, in partnership with CryptoCompare, a leading provider of digital asset data, launched the MVIS CryptoCompare DeFi 20 Index (Bloomberg ticker: MVDEFI) on Monday (April 19). The MVIS CryptoCompare DeFi 20 Index is a modified market cap-weighted index which tracks the performance of the 20 largest and most liquid decentralized […]

$RAZE Token Successfully Finishes a Launch Combo: Triple IDO and Multiple Listings

Raze Network, a Substrate-based cross-chain privacy protocol, is set to announce the strategic listing of its Raze token on popular decentralized finance (DeFI) platform, Uniswap as well as Balancer. This listing closely follows its recently completed triple IDO event on three launchpads.  The yet-to-be confirmed listing on Uniswap took place on April 16, 2021, at […]

$XRP Joins World of DeFi Thanks to Wanchain’s Cross-Chain Bridges, XRP Breaks $1.61

On Monday (April 12), the Wanchain team announced that now “XRP token holders can put their XRP to work and engage with the world’s many DeFi applications.” Wanchain is a blockchain interoperability platform. Since “Wan” means “ten thousand” in Chinese, the brand name “Wanchain” translates to “ten thousand blockchains”. This makes sense when you consider […]

If You Care About DeFi, You Should Know About the 1inch Network

On Thursday (April 8), the team behind the 1inch project, which is perhaps best known for its highly regarded DEX aggregator, decided to formally introduce all five components of the 1inch Network. The 1inch Network “unites decentralized protocols whose synergy enables the most lucrative, fastest and protected operations in the DeFi space.” Here are a […]

How Decentralized Service Level Agreements Could Help With Hedging Infrastructure Risk

This article looks at how decentralized service level agreements (SLAs) could help with hedging against infrastructure risk, such as delegation risks with Proof-of-Stake (PoS) blockchains. Blockchain technology has allowed for users to transact and send value in a “trustless” environment by removing third-party middlemen. The most basic example of this is Bitcoin, which allows anyone […]

Xend Is Listing on AscendEX

AscendEX, formerly BitMax, an industry-leading digital asset trading platform built by Wall Street quant trading veterans, has announced the listing of the Xend Token (XEND) under the pair USDT/XEND on Apr 2 at 1:00 p.m. UTC. Xend Finance is a DeFi platform for cooperatives and credit unions that offers multiple levels of interest by optimizing […]

Crypto Influencer Lark Davis Unveils His New DeFi Altcoin Bet

Popular cryptocurrency influencer and analyst Lark Davis has unveiled a new decentralized finance (DeFi) altcoin that he is betting on in a YouTube video published to his over 240,000 subscribers on the Google-owned platform. In the video, as Daily Hodl reports, Davis reveals he is betting on Tidal Finance’s TIDAL token. The project is building […]

Popular Crypto Trader Nicholas Merten Highlights Three DeFi Altcoins

Top crypto trader Nicholas Merten says three DeFi altcoins are about to benefit from a coming market boom after gains from bitcoin trickle to other crypto-assets.

Yield App Hits 20K Users; Announces Partnership With Constellation Network

As part of its ongoing work to expand the DeFi universe by building relationships with leading crypto projects and platforms, YIELD App announced its partnership with the Constellation Network and its primary exchange, Lattice. The Constellation team will explore opportunities to integrate YIELD App into the Stargazer Wallet, giving users the chance to take advantage […]

Crypto Influencer Names Altcoin He Believes Is Most Undervalued in DeFi

Popular cryptocurrency influencer coin Bureau has named the alternative cryptocurrency he sees as the most undervalued one in the decentralized finance (DeFi) space, pointing out it’s currently tackling a problem in the space. In a video where he spoke to his nearly 500,000 subscribers on YouTube, the pseudonymous analyst revealed he believes Ren (REN) is […]

YIELD App + Launchpool = Corporate Account, Yield Farming

As the decentralized Finance (DeFi) space grows past $40 billion in total value locked, it garners the attention of industry-leading organizations ready to innovate within it and help democratize the space. DeFi wealth management platform YIELD App has now partnered with decentralized project launchpad platform Launchpool to ensure projects have access to higher YIELD’s highest […]

These 2 DeFi Assets Are Making Big Moves As Bitcoin and Ethereum Inch Upward

Two new decentralized finance (DeFi) cryptoassets have gone up by huge amounts in the past two weeks while Bitcoin and Ethereum prices slowly move up to their previous all-time highs.  A report by The Daily Hodl published on March 8 points out the successes of Alchemix (ALCX) and Inverse Finance (INV). Alchemix calls itself “The […]

This Little-Known Altcoin Could Challenge Amazon Web Services, Says Popular Crypto Trader

Crypto trader and influencer Ben Armstrong says the little-known altcoin Cartesi (CTSI) has the potential to be a competitor for Amazon Web Services.

Crypto Analyst Tyler Swope Says These 3 Low Market Cap Altcoins Could Outperform

Recently, crypto analyst and influencer Tyler Swope named his top altcoin picks in the sub-$50 million market cap category.  In a YouTube video (titled: “Lowcap ALTCOIN Gems To SAVE THE DAY!! Top Picks!?”) released on March 4, the host of the “Chico Crypto” YouTube channel, talked about three decentralized finance (DeFi) tokens that he finds interesting. First on […]

Crypto Influencer Ben Armstrong Names 4 Cryptoassets That Could Surge in March

Popular crypto influencer Ben Armstrong has told followers his top four crypto-assets for the coming month, calling bitcoin the top performer.

Aave CEO: Current Yield-Farming ‘Craze’ in DeFi Is ‘Pretty Much Money Printing’

Aave chief executive officer (CEO) Stani Kulechov says the yield farming craze for cryptoassets is coming to an end, despite a bullish outlook for decentralized finance (DeFi). In an interview with Crypto Briefing, Kulechov commented on the current state of DeFi, including solutions to problems facing the industry. Kulechov highlighted the emphasis in DeFi on […]

NFT Native Tokens Skyrocket As Digital Collectibles Grow in Popularity

Native tokens belonging to NFT marketplaces have skyrocketed over the last several days, as crypto investors pour millions into the nascent industry.

SushiSwap Goes Live on Binance Smart Chain and Others in Bid to Flee Ethereum’s Fees

SushiSwap has deployed contracts on Binance Smart Chain and other blockchain networks in a bid to escape the rising gas fees of ethereum.

Two DeFi Altcoins Could Soon Surge, Says Crypto Analyst Who Called 2018’s Market Bottom

A top cryptocurrency strategist that has gained a large following on social media after accurately calling bitcoin’s 2018 bear market bottom above $3,000 has pointed to two decentralized finance (DeFi) altcoins he believes could soon surge as the crypto market recovers. The pseudonymous analyst, known as Smart Contractor on social media, told his over 100,000 […]

Crypto Analyst Points to Little-Known Altcoin With Bullish Potential

Popular trader and market analyst Coin Bureau told followers he’s bullish on identity aggregation protocol Litentry (LIT), noting the project met his criteria for a gem altcoin.

Brave Browser to Add Decentralized Exchange Aggregator to Grow BAT’s Use

The cryptocurrency-powered Brave browser has revealed plans to add a decentralized exchange (DEX) aggregator to its platform in a bid to bring the decentralized finance (DeFi) space closer to its millions of users. According to an update to its roadmap, Brave is planning on enabling token swaps through a decentralized exchange aggregator built on Brave, […]

SushiSwap Gains Ground on Uniswap as SUSHI Token Lags Behind

A report by Delphi Digital shows that SushiSwap has managed to gain ground on top DeFi competitor Uniswap, despite getting off to a controversial start.

Popular Crypto Analyst Says This Little-Known Altcoin Could Soon Surge

Popular cryptocurrency trader and influencer Elliot Wainman has revealed he is bullish on a little-known altcoin that he believes could surge in the near future as it combines the advantages of decentralized finance (DeFi) with non-fungible tokens (NFTs). In a YouTube video pushed to his 260,000 subscribers, Wainman pointed to the KIRA Network (KEX), a […]

Crypto Analyst Lark Davis Says These 5 Low Market Cap Gems Could Deliver 100x Gains

In a recent video for his very popular YouTube channel, popular New Zealand-based crypto analyst Lark Davis (@TheCryptoLark on Twitter) talked about five low-cap altcoins that could deliver 100x gains. The first three are projects that Davis has mentioned in several previous videos, but the last two projects he talks about in this video for the first […]

Coin Bureau Outlines Method For Spotting the Next 100x Altcoins

Crypto influencer “Coin Bureau” (“@coinbureau” on Twitter) is offering some tips for spotting the next big altcoins.  In a recent video titled “Where To Find 100x Tokens Before It’s TOO LATE!!”, the show’s host predicted the current bull rally was coming to an end, making it paramount for investors to find the last remaining altcoin […]

These Top DeFi Projects Could Go Parabolic, Says Trader Elliot Wainman

Top crypto trader and market analyst Elliot Wainman gave his update on top DeFi projects, noting the upside potential of the market.

Pantera Capital Co-CIO Explains Why ‘DeFi Is the Future of Finance’

Joey Krug, Co-Chief Investment Officer at blockchain-focused investment firm Pantera Capital Management LP, explained in his firm’s most recent monthly newsletter how he “became 99.9% convinced that DeFi is the future of finance.” In the February 2021 issue of Pantera Blockchain Letter, which was published on Thursday (February 11), Krug talked about the GameStop saga and how the […]

This Hot DeFi Token Is Up 1000% So Far This Year

The token of a relatively new decentralized exchange in the decentralized finance (DeFi) space has rallied over 1,000% so far this year as the DEX has been seeing massive trading volumes over the last few weeks. The native token of PancakeSwap (CAKE) launched late last year and has surged recently as the exchange is now […]

BNB Hits $148, CZ Says Binance Smart Chain Has Flipped Ethereum on Daily Transactions

On Wednesday (February 10), Binance Coin (BNB) extended the rally that has taken it from around $27.80 (on November 10) to around $145.70, where it is currently (as of 10:55 UTC on February 10), as you can see from the three-month price chart below by TradingView. According to TradingView, at 09:03 UTC on February 10, […]

Ethereum ($ETH) Breaks $1800, Gemini Co-Founder Says It ‘Feels Really Undervalued’

In a recent interview, Cameron Winklevoss, Co-Founder and President of crypto exchange Gemini, told journalist Layah Heilpern that he felt that Ether (ETH) was “really undervalued.” His comments during an interview last Thursday, at a time when Ether was trading around $1600: “It’s really hard to put a ceiling or a framework on creativity, and […]

This New DeFi Token Is Up Over 900% in Past 30 Days

In a recent interview, crypto analyst and trader Scott Melker talked about a relatively new cryptoasset that has shown impressive gains since its launch in December. BADGER is the governance token for Badger DAO. This can be used for voting and for receiving cash flow from the fees earned by the protocol. The aim of the […]

Billionaire Mark Cuban on Stock Market, HODLing, DeFi, NFTs

Recently, Mark Cuban shared his thoughts on the the stock market, decentralized finance (DeFi), and non-fungible token (NFTs) during an “Ask Me Anything” (AMA) session. Cuban is the majority owner of the professional basketball team Dallas Mavericks, as well as one of the “sharks” on the highly popular reality show “Shark Tank” (which is aired on the ABC […]

Popular Ethereum Whale Claims Little-Known DeFi Altcoin Could Soon Surge

A popular Ethereum whale who decided to join social media seemingly as an experiment has recently named a little-known cryptocurrency in the decentralized finance (DeFi) space they believe could soon surge. The ether whale, gong by 0x_b1 on the microblogging platform Twitter, said in response to other users that yAxis (YAX) could see its value […]

Ethereum Closes in on $1,500 as WallStreetBets Saga Leads to DeFi Push

The price of the second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, Etheruem, is now closing in on the $1,500 mark to set a new all-time high as the recent WallStreetBets saga is leading to a push toward decentralized finance (DeFi). Available data shows that earlier the price of ETH surpassed the $1,450 mark on cryptocurrency exchange Kraken […]

Kraken CEO Jesse Powell: ‘DeFi Is Really Eating the World of Finance’

In a recent interview with Yahoo Finance, Kraken Co-Founder and CEO Jesse Powell talked about Bitcoin, Ethereum, decentralized finance (DeFi), tokenization of stocks, and Dogecoin (DOGE). Below are a few highlights of the comments the Kraken CEO made during his discussion with Yahoo Finance’s Akiko Fujita and Zack Guzman. Equity Markets Powell argues that the lack of transparency in […]

Crypto Investor Explains Why ‘$ETH Is Going To Blow Past Its All-Time High’

Recently, Spencer Noon, an investor at crypto-focused early-stage venture firm Variant, explained why he is so bullish on Ethereum and its native currency Ether (ETH). Noon said that there are 11 signs that Ether is “going to blow past its all-time high”: The Ethereum network has the highest fees in the crypto space. The number of […]

Billionaire Mark Cuban on Bitcoin, Ethereum, and ‘Unlimited’ Upside of DeFi

In a recent interview, American billionaire entrepreneur and investor Mark Cuban shared his thoughts on Bitcoin, Ethereum, blockchain-powered decentralized finance (DeFi), and non-fungible token (NFTs). Cuban is the majority owner of the professional basketball team Dallas Mavericks, as well as one of the “sharks” on the highly popular reality show “Shark Tank” (which is aired on the ABC television […]

Crypto Analyst Names Four Altcoins He Is Really Bullish On

Last Sunday (January 24), popular New Zealand-based crypto analyst Lark Davis (@TheCryptoLark on Twitter) talked about four altcoins that he’s buying at the moment. In a video released on his YouTube channel on January, Davis told his 180K+ subscribers about four altcoins that he believes will do very well in the coming weeks/months. The first cryptoasset that Davis […]

Top Crypto Trader Gives Top Altcoin Picks for Ongoing DeFi Mania

Popular crypto trader and influencer Elliot Wainman said the market was entering DeFi mania, and gave his top picks for projects that could benefit from the attention.

‘Airdrop Madness’: Crypto Trader Asks Investors to Keep an Eye out for Free Tokens

Popular crypto trader Tyler Swope gave his list of top project picks that could issue free airdrop tokens in the near future.

Crypto Analyst Luke Martin Gives DeFi Picks to Beat Bitcoin in 2021

Venture Coinist founder Luke Martin gave his list of top DeFi pick that could outperform bitcoin this year, citing a growing market interest in projects with real world utility.

Popular Crypto Trader Says This Little-Known DeFi Powerhouse Token Could Surge in the Short-Term

Tyler Swope, a popular cryptocurrency trader with a large following on social media, has revealed in a new video he believes the Chi Gastoken (CHI), a little-known token created by the team behind decentralized finance (DeFi) powerhouse 1inch.exchange, could surge tenfold in the new future. The Ethereum-based token, Swope said, can help traders capitalize on […]

Real Vision CEO Raoul Pal’s Crypto Predictions for 2021: DeFi, CBDCs and More

Bitcoin bull and Real Vision CEO Raoul Pal gave his predictions for crypto in 2021, saying DeFi would play a prominent role.

Veteran Crypto Trader Reveals Top Assets He’s Watching in 2021

Veteran crypto trader and DataDash founder Nicholas Merten gave his top assets for 2021, including Ethereum and Ampleforth.

Binance’s $10M Endorsement Leads to 90% Surge For Polkadot (DOT)

Polkadot (DOT) surged more than 90 percent in one week following a $10M endorsement and front page listing from leading cryptocurrency exchange Binance.

Popular Crypto Influencer Updates Followers On Potentially Massive Airdrops

Crypto influencer Tyler Swope has provided his top ten list of platforms that could potentially airdrop tokens in the future, rivaling that of Uniswap’s massively successful coin drop.

Crypto User Loses $50,000 After Making Smart Contract Error

An unfortunate crypto user has lost his entire life savings after sending more than $50k in LINK to an unsupported smart contract.

DeFi ‘Blue Chips’ Will Experience Bull Run, Says Popular Cryptocurrency Trader

Popular cryptocurrency trader Smart Contracter highlighted five decentralized finance (DeFi) altcoins that would outperform bitcoin in the comings weeks.

Billionaire Mike Novogratz Reveals That 50% of His Net Worth Is Invested in Crypto

On Tuesday (December 8), billionaire investor Mike Novogratz explained why he believes that institutional interest in Bitcoin is only going to increase and how much crypto exposure new investors should have. Former hedge fund manager Novogratz is the Founder and CEO of Galaxy Digital, “a diversified financial services and investment management innovator in the digital asset, cryptocurrency, […]

Popular Crypt Analyst Says These Three Altcoins Are About to Take Off

Popular crypto trader Tyler Swope gave his top altcoin recommendations for the coming weeks, including Ethereum’s transition to the 2.0 network.

Popular Crypto Analyst Provides Update on Top 5 Altcoin Picks

Crypto influencer Lark Davis provided an update on his top five altcoins that are ready to take off at the end of November.

Popular Crypto Trader Tyler Swope Gives His List of ‘Moon Picks’

Popular crypto trader Tyler Swope pointed to three altcoins that are set to “moon” in the near future, including Sore Network (XOR) and DeFi Pulse Index.

Crypto Trader Josh Rager Bullish on BTC and ETH, Says DeFi Token YFL Ready to Take Off

Cryptocurrency trader and strategist Josh Rager says DeFi project YF Link is poised to take off, while also being bullish on bitcoin and ethereum following November’s strong performance.

Hacked Platform Value DeFi Offers 1 Million DAI for Return of Funds

Value DeFi, a decentralized finance protocol that was hacked for $6 million worth of DAI via a flash loan taken out for 80,000 ETH on the Aave protocol, has offered the hacker $1 million in DAI as a bounty for them to return funds to their users. Data from the Ethereum blockchain shows that the […]

Why Yearn.Finance Is Poised to Revolutionize DeFi

DeFi remains one of the most important crypto advances in the last couple of years. But one project, Yearn.Finance, could be a glimpse into the future. Cryptocurrency isn’t all about Bitcoin anymore. The next big driver of the market is undoubtedly Decentralized Finance (DeFi). These products helped to fuel the crypto boom in September and […]

DeFi Project Akropolis Loses 2 Million DAI in Exploit

Decentralized finance (DeFi) project Akropolis has lost over $2 million in DAI after hackers managed to exploit it via a flash loan taken out on dYdX. Akropolis is a DeFi lending and savings service provider. On social media, the team behind Akropolis stated it identified a hack was executed “across a body of smart contracts […]

Crypto Analyst Says dYdX Airdrop Could Be Bigger Than Uniswap

Crypto analyst Tyler Swope says the upcoming airdrop for decentralized exchange dYdX could be larger than Uniswap’s in September, with the price of UNI skyrocketed to $8.00.

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