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Yield Credit is About to Break the Bank with Incentivised Borrowing

23 Feb 2021 6 minute read 5 comments Li_KungFu

As an avid DeFi user and investor, I was scrolling through Twitter and stumbled upon this fascinating report on how to value DeFi Lending tokens: The report itself is behind the Messari Pro paywall but its author Mira Christanto highlights the repor...

January Update: Aaveversary, another migration, and MarketMake!

1 Feb 2021 1 minute read 7 comments Aave

Hello Aave Community! Hope your 2021 has been off to a good start! On January 8th we celebrated the 1st birthday of the Aave Protocol with a momentous $3B market size milestone and an epic Aaveversary community call. The first year was an incredible...

What to Expect from Yield Credit Mainnet

8 Feb 2021 4 minute read 2 comments kevW!ls0n

Yield Credit – the highly anticipated P2P lending dapp that incentivizes borrowing is beginning to turn heads in the DeFi space for its unique product offering and $YLD incentive mechanisms.  The mastermind(s) behind yield is a pseudonymous developer...

Aave Releases Protocol Migration Tool

29 Jan 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Abhimanyu Krishnan

Decentralized lending and borrowing protocol Aave (AAVE) has released a new tool that migrates full positions directly from the Aave 1 dashboard, the team announced in a blog post published on Jan. 28. Powered by flash loans, the migration tool allo...

This DeFi Project Will Pay You ETH for Borrowing Crypto

28 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Abhimanyu Krishnan

On Jan. 28, the UMA (UMA) project published a post detailing how users could use a Yield Dollar token to get paid to borrow crypto, as the asset currently has a negative interest rate. Set to expire on March 31, the Yield Dollar token lets users bor...

Aavenomics Quarterly Upgrade

11 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Aave

In September, 2020, the Aave Protocol began the initial phase of the Aavenomics. In this genesis phase, $AAVE holders could stake their AAVE in the Safety Module and earn Safety Incentives, but stakers didn’t have the additional responsibility of sec...

Why we need blockchain

13 Feb 2021 3 minute read 0 comments crazzyaquarius

Blockchain technology and DLT systems in general are beginning to be used in a growing number of industries. It all started in 2009 with the launch of the Bitcoin Network - a virtual database on which transactions are recorded and verified in a compl...

Should You Lend Your Bitcoin? – Crypto Lending Review

24 Jan 2021 4 minute read 21 comments Scott Cunningham

Should you lend your hard-earned cryptocurrency? For many reasons, no. But if you still want to anyway, you might as well use the best platform for doing so. I’ve tested and used 6 platforms over the last 6 months and here’s what I found. *Disclaime...

Heavyweight Lending: Aave vs. Compound

1 Feb 2021 7 minute read 4 comments DrBreakThru

When it comes to DeFi lending protocols Aave and Compound are the de facto market leaders. They, along with MakerDAO, are the largest protocols in DeFi in terms of their “total value locked” (TVL), otherwise known as “assets under management” (AUM)....

The Aave Protocol V2

4 Dec 2020 6 minute read 8 comments Aave

It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for… V2 of the Aave Protocol on mainnet! The Aave Protocol V1 launched at the beginning of this year, with the goal of unlocking value in DeFi and improving the user experience. The protocol quickly grew to over...