Welcome to the 179th issue of The Defiprime Post, a quick weekly primer covering the biggest developments around Ethereum and DeFi. This week’s issue covers events between January 21st and January 28th, 2024.
🔥 The DeFi Bulletin
- The Solana Foundation released token extensions for its SPL token standard.
- The Block released an article about the phenomenon of handing out points instead of tokens in airdrops.
- RARI Chain’s mainnet went live.
- Orbiter Finance, an OKX-backed L2 bridge, announced its own L2 network.
- AltLayer released a post about its governance token and its airdrop mechanism.
- SubQuery announced the terms of its upcoming public sale, set to occur on January 30th.
- Shell Protocol launched its third version, its DAO, and its governance token on January 22nd.
- Masa raised $5.4M in seed funding, hoping to build a data network on Avalanche.
- Web3Intelligence closed a $4.5M funding round ahead of its token launch.
- Bagel secured $3.1M in funding, aiming to develop a decentralized marketplace for ML datasets.
💱 DEX Report
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