Akropolis Weekly Updates
September 25th, 2021
Data as of September 24th, 2021 📈:
$9.82M TVL 2,819 Members
Welcome everyone to another round of Akropolis weekly! This week, we’re bringing more content to you and will resume Akropolis updates next week.
Flash News ⚡
>30% APY for yvBOOST vault
>20% APY for TriCrypto vault
China Keeps Adding Liquidity to System Amid Evergrande Risks
Twitter enables tipping with Bitcoin, plans to let users authenticate NFTs
Crypto Market ‘Starting to Knock on the Doors’ of Big Bond Funds
ICYMI: Opinion 💬
Did Gary Gensler of the SEC threaten encryption and DeFi in the WaPo interview?
How DeFi Exploits and SEC Suits Can Actually Speed Crypto Adoption
Data shows parabolic-style growth in layer-two-based DeFi and DEX platforms
DeFi's potential means more institutional demand for next-gen tokens
Read: S&P Global Ratings’ two-pager research on DeFi
Decentralized Finance | Disrupting But Not Derailing Traditional Finance
Things we’re working on 🔧
[in progress] We continue to work on new vault strategies in house and hope to bring in new strategy makers. 🤑
[in progress] Zaps - we’re working on adding “zap” functionality to deposits to improve user experience & add ability to deposit different tokens into Vaults (not on LP tokens).
For the Community 👪
We are still hiring! Please take a look at the position information below if you are interested in working with the Akropolis team!
Solidity Developers - this role includes:
Identifying & implementing complex yield-generation strategies on different chains;
Work with development team, product owner, and designers to turn vision into a functional software while following deadlines;
Develop high-quality code by following best practices in the space & make it maintainable, performant, accessible and precise;
Perform internal code reviews & audits ;
Being proactive & contribute to the team engineering processes and workflow;
Collaborate with relevant DeFi projects to discover optimal solutions for our needs;
Keep yourself updated with DeFi ecosystem updates & contribute ideas relevant to the product.
If you are interested in any of these positions, please email your CV, along with your GitHub profile to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line:
Akropolis Team | “Job Title”
As always, feel free to reach out to us on our social media channels, and thank you for your continued support!