Solana DeFi Ecosystem

DeFi is the movement that leverages decentralized networks to transform old financial products into trustless and transparent protocols that run without intermediaries. We have 195 DeFi projects listed and 19 of them built on Solana.


Asset Management Tools


Phantom is a wallet and browser extension that can be used to manage digital assets and access decentralized applications on the Solana blockchain

Step Finance

Step Finance is a dashboard for Solana blockchain that let you visualize, analyze, aggregate, and execute transactions. Interview with co-founder.

Decentralized exchanges on Solana


Jupiter is a decentralized exchange (DEX) aggregator on the Solana blockchain that provides the best swap rates by combining liquidity from multiple sources.


KyberSwap is a multi-chain decentralized exchange (DEX) aggregator which provides traders with the best token prices by analyzing rates across over 60 DEXs across 12 chains. Interview with Loi Luu, CEO and co-founder of Kyber Network.


Orca is a decentralized protocol that facilitates trades on Solana, as Orca is non-custodial when you trade tokens the protocol will interact directly with your wallet.


Raydium is an automated market maker (AMM) built on the Solana blockchain which leverages the central order book of the Serum decentralized exchange (DEX) to enable lightning-fast trades, shared liquidity and new features for earning yield


Saber is a cross-chain stablecoin exchange on Solana that provides a liquidity foundation for stablecoins

Margin Trading on Solana

Drift Protocol

Drift Protocol is an open-sourced, decentralized exchange built on the Solana blockchain, enabling transparent and non-custodial cryptocurrency trading.


Zeta is a decentralized derivatives exchange built on the Solana blockchain. It offers a fully on-chain orderbook and focuses on providing a fast, liquid, and ecosystem-oriented platform for trading futures and options.

Solana-based DAO Platforms


Realms is a platform built on Solana that provides tools for builders to create and manage their own DAO. Using Realms, builders can create their own DAO, which allows them to manage their members, vote on proposals, and allocate their treasury.

Asset Tokenization


Maple is the only on-chain marketplace focused exclusively on serving Institutional and Individual Accredited Investors with high-quality lending opportunities which suit their liquidity, risk and return requirements.

Decentralized Lending on Solana

Kamino Finance

Kamino Finance aims to provide users with an easy-to-use and efficient way to manage their digital assets, earn passive income, and participate in the growing DeFi ecosystem. The platform offers a variety of features, including automated liquidity provision, lending and borrowing, and yield farming.


Marginfi is a decentralized lending protocol on Solana that prioritizes risk management to provide a safe and reliable solution for users looking to access leverage and maximize capital efficiency.


Solend is an algorithmic, decentralized protocol for lending and borrowing on Solana that lets you earn interest on deposits and borrow assets.



OpenSea is a peer to peer marketplace for crypto collectibles. Interview with OpenSean co-founder Devin Finzer.


Tensor is an NFT marketplace on the Solana blockchain, known for its fast and feature-rich platform. It offers advanced trading tools such as real-time data, historical candlestick prices, and AMM pools for NFTs.



DefiLlama is a multi-chain TVL stats dashboard, where data connectors contributed and maintained by a community

Dune Analytics

Dune Analytics allows you to instantly create and share analysis of Ethereum data. Smart contract data is converted to a human-readable format that can be queried with SQL. Interview with Dune Analytics co-founder.


Nansen is an analytics platform for Ethereum, which combines on-chain data with a massive and constantly growing database containing millions of wallet labels. Interview with Alex Svanevik, co-founder and CEO of Nansen

While you are here: check out our Solana Airdrops list. We have compiled a list of Solana projects that are expected to distribute tokens to users through airdrops in the current year.

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