DeFi

DeFi projects could come under SEC's oversight, says chairman Gensler

DeFi projects could come under SEC’s oversight, says chairman Gensler

advertisement Gary Gensler, chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), has said that the agency could regulate decentralized finance (DeFi) projects. Specifically, DeFi projects that reward participants with valuable tokens or similar incentives could be regulated, no matter how “decentralized” they say they are, Gensler said in an interview with the Wall Street …

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Social Coordination in DeFi Governance

Social Coordination in DeFi Governance

August 17, 2021, 5:34AM EDT • 7 min read Quick take Frameworks for on-chain governance are a topic of ongoing experimentation and innovation. The limitations of purely on-chain governance present opportunities for exploring novel social coordination mechanisms.  Yearn, Maker, and Synthetix have some of the most elaborate social governance mechanisms and will be examined here. …

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Good Gaming and CEO of DeFi Summit Justin Wu create the latest MicroBuddies™ “How-To” Video

Good Gaming and CEO of DeFi Summit Justin Wu create the latest MicroBuddies™ “How-To” Video

Good Gaming, Inc. (OTC: GMER) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce they have engaged the expertise of renowned crypto-educator and Founder and CEO of DeFi Summit Justin Wu to create their latest “How-To” videos. This latest video, narrated by Justin Wu, describes the storyline of the Company’s newest game MicroBuddies™ and its characters. Mr. Wu …

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Peter Thiel, Alan Howard back BitDAO's $230 million raise to grow DeFi

Peter Thiel, Alan Howard back BitDAO’s $230 million raise to grow DeFi

A new decentralized autonomous organization (DAO) called BitDAO has been formed, and several high-profile investors, including Peter Thiel and Alan Howard, have backed its $230 million fundraise. Thiel led the round, along with his Founders Fund, Pantera Capital, and Dragonfly Capital. Other investors in the round included Jump Capital, Spartan Group, Fenbushi, and Kain Warwick …

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How Antonio Juliano plans to make DeFi platform dYdX ‘one of the biggest crypto exchanges, period’

How Antonio Juliano plans to make DeFi platform dYdX ‘one of the biggest crypto exchanges, period’

Quick Take dYdX has just raised $65 million in a round led by Paradigm. The derivatives exchange launched a new Layer 2 solution earlier this year in the hope of making the platform less costly to use. Founder Juliano now wants to take on the likes of Binance, Huobi and FTX. This feature story is …

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