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YFI founder Andre Cronje Lays Out DeFi Development Difficulties in Blog Post

13 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Abhimanyu Krishnan

Yearn.finance (YFI) founder Andre Cronje described the difficulties of developing in the DeFi space, listing out criticisms in a Jan. 12 blog post, and asking readers to ‘take it in context.” In the post, Cronje vents out the frustrations about deve...

What is Keep3r? The latest Child of Andre Cronje

2 Nov 2020 3 minute read 9 comments Chenhuang_defi

Keep3r Network is a decentralized “keeper” platform for projects that need external DevOps and for external teams to find keeper jobs. What does it mean? A “Keeper” is a person or team that executes a specific job - whether it be development or busi...

YFI Rebounds After the EMN Drama

9 Oct 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Abhimanyu Krishnan

Yearn.finance Andre Cronje has stayed out of public channels, after having received death threats from community members over the Eminence.finance incident. Cronje has not tweeted since September 29. Cronje disappeared from public channels following...

DeFi Community in Tears After Rushing Into Unaudited $EMN Contract

29 Sep 2020 1 minute read 8 comments Abhimanyu Krishnan

DeFi enthusiasts on the lookout for the next hidden gem have been left burnt after investors of Eminence Finance (EMN token) have lost funds as a result of the protocol’s unaudited contracts. The EMN protocol was subject to a flash loan exploit whic...

Insurance Farming? $SAFE Enters the Chat

16 Sep 2020 4 minute read 1 comment Da_Sound

The entire world of DeFi moves at a lightspeed pace. The sector gets more and more complicated each week, and if you drop our of the news for a day or two, you will have a tough time catching up with the latest happenings. As DeFi continues to explo...

Notable Grants by Andre Cronje & Yearn Finance

25 Sep 2020 7 minute read 3 comments kevW!ls0n

GitCoin is a platform that allows open-source developers to come and ask for bounties that are fulfilled by the community. The platform’s mission is to grow the open-source scene and help developers to fund their projects. Andre Cronje, creator of Ye...

YFI Founder Explains Development Ethos in Blog Post, Says He Doesn't Build for Speculators

16 Oct 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Abhimanyu Krishnan

On October 15, yearn.finance founder Andre Cronje published a lengthy blog post describing his motivation for developing DeFi projects, in response to the controversy arising from the Eminence.finance project.  Cronje’s stated that he wanted to star...

Investors are Raising Funds Against YFI Founder Cronje for EMN Incident

12 Oct 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Abhimanyu Krishnan

Several investors in Andre Cronje’s Eminence.finance (EMN) project are raising funds to file a lawsuit against him, according to a blog post by said group. The group, which has posted on Medium under "Eminence Investigation", is raising funds to fil...