Decentralized Finance

Decentralized Finance (DeFi)

The decentralized digital economy has arrived and is reshaping the world as we know it.

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What is the Lightning Network?

The Lightning Network is a set of blockchain-based smart contracts that enable instant, low fee transactions for Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

What are Non-fungible Tokens (NFTs)?

NFTs are unique blockchain tokens that include ownership information for digital assets such as art, in-game items, videos, music, tickets etc.

Smart Contracts

Smart contracts are computer programs that run on a blockchain network in a trustless way without the need for an intermediary or third party.

What Is Ethereum 2.0 and Why Is It Important?

The main aim of Ethereum 2.0 is to transition Ethereum's consensus method from proof of work (PoW) to proof of stake (PoS).

What Are Stablecoins?

Stablecoins are cryptocurrencies which have their value pegged to another cryptocurrency, fiat currency or stocks.

Leading DeFi Platforms and Projects

The total value of assets in DeFi platforms and projects is now over $100 billion, and that number is only increasing. Here are some of the world's largest decentralized exchange platforms.

Decentralized Exchanges

Decentralized exchanges allow you to buy, sell and trade Bitcoin and other digital assets using smart contracts without the need for an intermediary.

Why is DeFi Important?

DeFi removes the need for intermediaries in transactions which makes decentralized financial services more secure and more efficient.

What is Staking?

Staking is the process of securing proof-of-stake blockchains by locking up some of your funds for profit and for the betterment of the network.

What is Ethereum?

Ethereum is an open-source cryptocurrency and smart contract platform on which decentralized applications (DApps) can be built.

Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAO)

A Decentralized Autonomous Organization is a decentralized entity that is run by rules encoded as computer programs called smart contracts.

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