Category: AMM

SynFutures raises $14M for derivatives DEX supporting ‘anything with a price feed’

SynFutures raises $14M for derivatives DEX supporting ‘anything with a price feed’

Forthcoming decentralized derivatives exchange SynFutures has closed an oversubscribed $14 million Series A funding round led by Polychain Capital. The automated market maker’s funding round also saw participation from other heavyweight crypto investors including Pantera Capital, Framework, and Wintermute. Including the DEX’s January 2021 seed round, SynFutures has nowraised $15.4 million in total. According to […]

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The rise of DEX robots: AMMs push for an industrial revolution in trading

The rise of DEX robots: AMMs push for an industrial revolution in trading

Centralized exchanges play an important role in the cryptocurrency industry. While their decentralized exchange counterparts have been growing in popularity and usage since 2020, the overwhelming majority of crypto trading volume is still concentrated on centralized exchanges.  The supremacy of CEXs can be clearly observed in the size and popularity of trading platforms like Binance […]

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Bancor releases no-liquidation lending with Vortex as AMMs continue diversification

Bancor releases no-liquidation lending with Vortex as AMMs continue diversification

Automated market maker exchange Bancor has rolled out a new mechanism that allows users to increase their capital efficiency while providing liquidity in its pools. Called Vortex, the solution allows users providing liquidity in BNT, Bancor’s utility token, to borrow funds while continuing to obtain yield from swap fees. The Vortex mechanism reworks the existing […]

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