Edging towards the public Ethereum mainnet has always been a delicate business, given that banks have traditionally viewed public blockchains as more or less radioactive, both a reputational and compliance risk. JPMorgan’s head of Onyx Digital Assets, Tyrone Lobban, noted that the public Ethereum chain has evolved significantly over time, Read More
Examining dYdX’s Path to Profitable DeFi
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Project Mariana's proof of concept used a hypothetical euro, Singapore dollar and Swiss franc wCBDCs between simulated financial institutions. The project relied on "a common token standard on a public blockchain which facilitates interoperability and seamless exchange of wCBDC across varied local payment and settlement systems maintained by participant central Read More
Michael Egorov, the co-founder of Curve Finance, has completely settled his debt on Aave after depositing 68 million CRV, equivalent to approximately $35 million, to Silo.
Egorov withdrew 10.7 million of crvUSD, Curve’s decentralized stablecoin, from the non-custodial lending protocol following his CRV deposit, according to on-chain analytics provider, Lookonchain. After Read More
Ending the Staking Trade-Off Can Save DeFi Communities
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While not much is known about the Lazarus Group, researchers have attributed numerous cyber attacks to them over the past decade, as well as ties to Russia.
The most notorious crimes of Lazarus Group
The Lazarus Group (also known as the Guardians of Peace or the Whois Team) is a cybercriminal group Read More
Mixin Network has temporarily suspended its deposit and withdrawal services following a major attack, jeopardizing over $200 million in crypto assets.
A defi protocol Mixin Network has verified a report from blockchain security firm SlowMist, confirming a hack involving over $200 million.
🚨SlowMist Security Alert🚨On September 23, the Mixin Network cloud service Read More
Enter crypto staking yields, or more specifically, “post-Shapella” staking yields. Since the Shapella upgrade of the Ethereum network, users can stake and unstake their ether (ETH) at will, significantly de-risking staked ETH from a liquidity standpoint. This has been reflected in the staked ether, or stETH, discount to ETH, barely Read More
Mixin Network immediately suspended the deposits and withdrawals stating that they would soon announce their decision to deal with the lost assets.
Earlier today, the decentralized finance (DeFi) project Mixin Network announced the suspension of all deposits and withdrawals after losing $200 million in crypto assets in a recent hack. Read More
Welcome to Finance Redefined, your weekly dose of essential decentralized finance (DeFi) insights — a newsletter crafted to bring you the most significant developments from the past week.A new analysis by investment management fund VanEck revealed that economic activity in the DeFi sector dropped 15.5% in August. Blockchain Capital, on Read More