Protocol Efficiency on Cardano in Handling Interest Rates – Sponsored Bitcoin News

[ad_1] sponsored Crypto traders turn to fixed-income instruments like bonds and stocks to diversify their portfolios. The cryptocurrency market is a legitimate source of debt securities that are no less reputable than their equivalents and is a substantial economic force to reckon. With interest rate derivative products, the creditors in the cryptocurrency market, mostly compromised of lenders and borrowers, hope to stabilize their revenue and reduce their risk. There are two types of interest rate derivatives in the crypto market: one that lets you extend the length of your loan…

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The Bitcoin Lightning Network Is Creating Efficiency For Traders

[ad_1] The below is a direct excerpt of Marty’s Bent Issue #1130: “The Lightning Network is creating efficiency for traders.” Sign up for the newsletter here. via Kollider Here’s a great blog post from the team behind Kollider, an exchange that allows traders to trade bitcoin using leverage. In it, they dive into the typical needs and workflow of margin traders who have positions on multiple exchanges at the same time, how they operate natively with on-chain bitcoin transactions and how using the Lightning Network changes those operations and makes…

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Limit order protocols offer more flexibility and efficiency to DEX traders

[ad_1] As decentralized exchanges (DEXs) evolve, their functionalities become more and more advanced, often matching those of centralized exchanges (CEXs). One such functionality is the ability to place limit orders, which offers more flexibility and efficiency to DEX traders. This article looks at the existing limit order features and their prospective implementations.  Unlike a market order, which is executed immediately at the last market price with potential slippage, a limit order is executed at a predefined price as soon as it is reached. Market orders are used by default in…

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C.R.E.A.M. launches Iron Bank flash loans, eyes cross-chain capital efficiency

[ad_1] In a press release today, C.R.E.A.M. Finance announced a new feature for (and, by proxy, an unofficial relaunch of) Iron Bank, the protocol-to-protocol lending platform designed for flash and undercollateralized loans.  C.R.E.A.M., which founder Leo Cheng describes as “the yolo-est Compound fork,” is a money market designed to cover assets that are “underserved” and allow for greater capital efficiency for decentralized finance (DeFi) power users, listing assets such as Yearn vault tokens and liquidity pool tokens. “We’re adding assets that people want to have, but others may be scared…

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