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Fantom community decides to use burn fee to fund ecosystem projects

Fantom community decides to use burn fee to fund ecosystem projects

The Fantom community has voted in support of a governance proposal to create an Ecosystem Support Vault to fund projects from a percentage of transaction fees currently being burned. The vote, which began on July 5, passed with almost unanimous approval from participants. Details from the voting page showed that 99.75% of all votes …

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Switzerland’s marquee digital assets projects are finally coming together

Switzerland’s marquee digital assets projects are finally coming together

Quick Take SDX, the digital asset exchange developed by SIX Group, will launch before the end of the year, according to a Swiss central banker. The Swiss National Bank itself has concluded yet more trials with CBDC, which could ultimately come to be used by SDX. This feature story is available to subscribers of The …

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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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Why these Ethereum L2 scaling solutions are worth watching out for

Matic & Loopring: Why these projects matter to Ethereum’s performance

With ETH’s price back in the $2900 range, there has been a lot of debate on the level of security Layer 2s provide, their long-term ROI, and the sustainability of their price rally. After crossing the $4000 level on May 12, the price dropped, several times and the scaling solutions’ have rallied. Consider the analogy, …

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Ethereum projects have received nearly $25 million in grant money to date

Ethereum projects have received nearly $25 million in grant money to date

More than 150 Ethereum projects have received nearly $25 million in total grant money to date. The Ethereum Foundation is the biggest donor, awarding over $21 million of the total amount, according to a study by The Block’s Steven Zheng. The foundation is followed by the Ethereum Community Fund, Aragon Foundation, ConsenSys and Protocol Labs. …

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