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An Exchange Traded Fund or product (ETF-ETP) is a tax-efficient investment fund that tracks the price of an underlying security, cryptocurrency or index. The ETF is largely used in the traditional markets by pooling funds from various sources and purchasing tradable assets such as securities, shares, bonds and derivatives. The ETF funds are listed on stock exchanges and are available for buying and selling.


Constituting All of DeFi features into a single dapp

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Project 1: DeFiPie

TDeFi is a start-up acceleration program specifically designed for DeFi start-ups. We don’t just help in building the product, but we also help in the adoption of the project. TDeFi is starting the DeFi Adoption Movement, and to begin with, we have selected a project from our second cohort called DeFiPIE.

DeFiPIE is an all-in-one dApp which allows users to lend, borrow, stake and provide liquidity under a single platform. The protocol combines some of the best features of money market protocols while offering its own unique features, enabling users to enjoy the promises of Decentralized Finance. DeFiPIE allows its…


Ethereum 2.0, TVL, Open Interest

The total market capitalisation of the crypto assets spiked to new highs at $1.1 Tr on Jan 10, 2021, it retraced ~17%, and in the next 12 days, the total market capitalization fell to $913 bn. However, as on Feb 3, 2021, the mcap has started gaining momentum and is currently hovering around $1.06 Tr. Bitcoin and Ethereum are one of the main driving forces as their prices have appreciated by ~12% and ~15% respectively in the past 7 days. The “Buy Crypto” keyword search is at an all-time high, exceptionally higher than early 2018, according to The Tie. …


Featured: Double Spend, Bitcoin, BitMEX, Replace by Fee, Stale block, Blockchain

On Jan 20, 2021, BitMEX Research mentioned on a Twitter post that their Fork Monitor has traced a Double Spend activity on the Bitcoin Blockchain. It could have been a catastrophic event in the history of the crypto ecosystem and could have marked the end of the crypto revolution if it was true in its originality. However, it can be argued that the double-spent occurred on a particular timestamp as the same transaction was placed in two different blocks leading to the formation of a stale block.

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What is Double-spend?

Double spending can be thought…


Featured: President Biden, FinCEN, Bank Secrecy Act, Gary Gensler

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden took oath as the 46th President on Wednesday. On the first day of his new innings as the President of America, he had put a general freeze on all new or pending rules and proposals recommended under the Trump administration, effective for 60 days from the date of the memorandum. …


Featured: Ethereum, layer 2, Dapps, transactions, non-zero balance addresses

With the advent of Ethereum 2.0 scheduled to be launched by the next year- and the efficacy of its underpinned infrastructure serving as the backbone for the Layer 2 solutions to build their projects on top of it- Ethereum has established itself as a go-to infrastructure provider. Ethereum is laying the foundation for the traditional industries such as insurance, financial trades & services, credit authorization, legal processes, etc so that protocols and tokens can leverage its smart contracts functionality to bring in effectiveness and efficiency in their day to day functioning.


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We are pleased to announce that TDefi has incubated SingularityDao in its second cohort. An accelerator and mentorship program for DeFi and NFT startups, TdeFi provides a platform with world-class resources and ecosystem support to the upcoming ventures in the Defi ecosystem. SingularityDAO’s is incentivizing the purchase of high-quality smaller-cap cryptocurrencies for bringing more liquidity to corresponding tokens and increasing the inflow to promising projects.

Founded by the visionary Dr. Ben Goertzel, chief scientist at Hanson Robotics, SingularityDAO is a layer 2 non-custodial DeFi protocol that allows its users to create and trade dynamic token sets similar to the traditional…


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tradedog.io

Crypto markets have demonstrated to be more interesting and high yielding than any other traditional indices. Decentralized Finance (DeFi) is another region of protocols on blockchains built to provide uninterrupted access to decentralized financial services. The DeFi industry is valued at $24.85 bn at the time of writing and projected to double that in the future. So let’s talk about DeFi, its origins, how to add liquidity to high-yield pools, earn interest through lending and borrowing, and gain yield farming opportunities in this Uniswap tutorial.

Visit Wild West of DeFi to understand how Liquidity pooling, yield farming and Automate Market…


Featured: Bitcoin, Massive BTC buying, Tesla, HODLERS, Digital Gold

Bitcoin after rallying ~$30,500 in the past 90 days, and yielding an astronomical return of ~265% finally faced resistance at 42000 levels. Bitcoin with the current market capitalisation of ~$629.3 billion surpassed the market capitalization of Alibaba (~$613.99 bn) establishing itself as the 8th most valuable asset class. The current bull rally gave manifold returns to the investors as the market capitalization of BTC increased by $745.3 B, that is more than the MCap of Tencent ($734.93 B), the seventh-largest company in the world.

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Featured: Bitcoin, Joe Biden, $2.53 Billion, Crypto Tax Evasion, Black Thursday

Bitcoin after advancing more than 100% since mid-December 2020 and hitting a new price record at $42K plunged ~17% washing away $13 Bil. worth of investors’ wealth. Altcoins felt the pressure and followed their leader which triggered short selling in the crypto market draining away ~20% of the total market capitalization(~192B). In the past 24 hours, positions worth of $2.53 B of approximate 246.6 K traders were liquidated. The largest single liquidation order worth a whopping $22.24 million occurred on BitMEX exchange in the ETH perpetual contract.

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