On Thursday August 14th, an anonymous DeFi user deployed Curve Finance’s Decentralized Autonomous Organization (DAO) and token smart contracts without the team’s permission. Around 80,000 Curve Tokens were mined before the official launch several hours later.
An increasing number of people are locking up their bitcoin with renBTC, and then trading their renBTC for wBTC to get into Ethereum anonymously.
Qtum is the latest in a series of
The latest incentive farm is YFI – the governance token for Yearn.Finance.
A preview of Flipside’s new dashboards compares 6 exchanges’ reported trading volumes to the amount of deposits and withdrawals made on-chain, in order to highlight suspicious activity.
Blockstack is the latest in a series of blockchain projects to join the Flipside Data Cooperative – a transparency initiative for partner networks to showcase their on-chain activity publicly.
Legend: The active supply of the Basic Attention
On June 29th, Binance swapped 300M Tether on TRON for USDT on Ethereum. Here’s why.
The distribution of LINK tokens across the Chainlink network reveals an increase in “top holders” – or the accounts that hold a meaningful percentage of the active supply.
Here’s how much players made (net) playing CryptoKitties, Gods Unchained and My Crypto Heroes.
We used business intelligence analysis to understand how these decentralized apps (dapps) make money, and how they pay it out to their customers. Labeling each collectible’s full transaction history revealed some pretty astounding sums:
Ontology recently joined our data cooperative, to bring more transparency to their ecosystem. The blockchain has a dual-token design that uses ONT for staking and ONG as gas. Take a look at the flow of each token below to understand stakeholders’ on-chain behaviors.
By monitoring asset flows we can gain better insight into how Tether is being created, destroyed, and used.
“The DeFi world is almost as technologically advanced as the dollar, and when it is, there will be no one who will want to accept politically manipulable currencies like dollars anymore.” ~Tim Draper, billionaire bitcoin bull.
We’d like to challenge Draper’s assumption
We collaborated with independent investment bank Canaccord Genuity to provide an overview of the blockchain analytics industry. The landscape shows all of the companies providing tools and services in the blockchain space as of May 2020. The order from left to right is “up the stack” following the usage of the solutions as they move from infrastructure to specific customer-oriented outcomes.
Earlier this week we published a landscape of our industry, with all of the companies currently servicing the blockchain space. Researching who had joined the space when, and what role they play now, revealed some interesting trends in the way the space is evolving. Here are some key takeaways.