Weekly Interest Rate Roundup: Aug 2 - Aug 9

Weekly Interest Rate Roundup: Aug 2 - Aug 9

COMP recursive lending rate = all-in supply + 3 * (all-in supply - all-in borrow)Drama has returned to DeFi. Yesterday, the US Treasury sanctioned Tornado Cash and Circle (the issuer behind USDC) added the sanctioned assets to its blacklist and froze their assets. The Treasury's actions set an alarming and dangerous precedent,

Teddy Woodward
Teddy Woodward
Notional Finance Supports the Post-Merge POS Chain

Notional Finance Supports the Post-Merge POS Chain

The merge is coming - the forks may be as well. A message from the Notional core team on what the future may bring.

Kyle Long
Kyle Long
Technical
Notional Integrations Update

Notional Integrations Update

Notional is popping up throughout the DeFi ecosystem as more and more protocols build on our fixed rate infrastructure.

Kyle Long
Kyle Long
Deep Dive
Notional Fixed Rate Update ๐Ÿ—“๏ธ  July 2022

Notional Fixed Rate Update ๐Ÿ—“๏ธ July 2022

Q2 stats are out, livestream video uploaded, TVL up, fCash wrapper and historical performance analyzed.

Kyle Long
Kyle Long
Monthly Updates
Weekly Interest Rate Roundup: July 26 - Aug 2

Weekly Interest Rate Roundup: July 26 - Aug 2

COMP recursive lending rate = all-in supply + 3 * (all-in supply - all-in borrow)Rates ticked slightly higher this week for the first time in a long time. Compound's USDC supply rate moved up 23 bps. This is likely due to the current bullish market narrative regarding the upcoming ETH merge and

Teddy Woodward
Teddy Woodward
Weekly Interest Rate Roundup: July 19 - July 26

Weekly Interest Rate Roundup: July 19 - July 26

COMP recursive lending rate = all-in supply + 3 * (all-in supply - all-in borrow)Not much going on in DeFi rates markets this week, so instead I'm going to talk about stablecoins. In the past few weeks we've gotten confirmation that Aave intends to launch a new stablecoin called GHO and we've

Teddy Woodward
Teddy Woodward
Notional's Performance During Extreme Volatility

Notional's Performance During Extreme Volatility

In this post weโ€™ll examine what risks Defi Lending Protocols Face, how Notional manages them, and how Notionalโ€™s risk mitigation measures performed in the recent market volatility.

Pierre-Yves Gendron
Pierre-Yves Gendron
Deep Dive
Weekly Interest Rate Roundup: July 12 - July 19

Weekly Interest Rate Roundup: July 12 - July 19

COMP recursive lending rate = all-in supply + 3 * (all-in supply - all-in borrow)I recently spoke with an acquaintance who told me that he just borrowed ~30M USD from a large centralized lender for a 9 month term at a fixed rate of 11.5% on an overcollateralized basis. What a

Teddy Woodward
Teddy Woodward