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Written by @ianw888 @TTx0x @dermotmcg

Introduction

Zeta Markets is a best-in-class under-collateralized DeFi derivatives platform that specializes in options and futures contracts. In order to frame the market opportunity that Zeta and other on-chain derivatives platforms have in front of them, it is important to understand:

  • Options and…

TLDR:

Synthetic assets protocols are essentially structured as a call of duty style free-for-all; the game (debt pool) starts, everyone chooses their loadout (debt denominated in some asset), and winners (+PnL) are rewarded based on their debt’s performance relative to the rest of the pool.

The reason you choose to compete…

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Introduction

When Axie Infinity first took the spotlight earlier this year, the cryptoverse was surprised by the rapid growth it achieved. It had fundamentally shifted the perception of games and nfts. Everyone was somewhat aware of the potential of nfts and games but the success of Axie Infinity…

Background

As Vitalik noted as early as 2013 in the Ethereum whitepaper; “another — arguably more important — part of the Bitcoin experiment is the underlying blockchain technology as a tool of distributed consensus”, with Ethereum providing the framework and turing-complete programming language to create smart contracts. Examples of applications that…

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Introduction

We are excited to announce our investment in Jet Protocol, a breakthrough lending protocol leveraging the high speed and low cost of Solana. There are many amazing DeFi projects being built on Solana at the moment, however until now there has not been a base borrow/lend protocol…

Introduction

In this note we will outline the salient trends and user habits, as well as increased regulation, within the China gaming industry. As one of the largest gaming markets in the world, China user habits may provide insights to developers targeting other countries in Asia. We think this data like…

Overview

Background

NFTs are one of the most important and exciting innovations in crypto/blockchain today, appealing to both crypto and non-crypto natives. But what exactly are NFTs and why are they so important?

An NFT is a “non-fungible token.” Fungibility is the economic concept stating that one unit is interchangeable and…

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