EigenLayer: The Restaking Collective

Bitcoin pioneered decentralized trust. It was effectively the first monolithically designed blockchain, creating a fixed consensus protocol with limited programmability on top. From there, Ethereum introduced the modular blockchain, enabling…

DeFi 101: Stablecoins & CBDCs

Introduction The traditional banking system has shortcomings: lack of ability to self-custody, costly remittances & settlement processes, and narrow financial inclusion. Stablecoins and central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) address these…

Defi 101: Curve Finance

Introduction to Curve Curve was founded by Michael Egorov, a Russian physicist and entrepreneur who had previously co-founded an encryption protocol for big data called NuCypher, in early 2020. While…