Fantom General Update | June 28 2021
What has been going on in the last 14 days? Give it a read!
Fantom listing on Gemini and Bitfinex
Gemini is the first listing for FTM on a regulated US exchange, providing a USD on-ramp to FTM holders. Michael Kong wrote an introduction article about Fantom for Gemini. Check it out here.
Bitfinex has listed mainnet FTM, enabling easier onboarding for new Fantom users.
Governance proposals are live
Anyone can now create on-chain governance proposals that FTM stakers can vote on. Have a say in the future direction of Fantom and head to vote.fantom.network to create a proposal.
Overview of the Fantom ecosystem
Take a look at the network developments and how the ecosystem evolved. Network upgrades, tools, DeFi, government projects and more – all in one place.
Fantom case study by AWS
AWS surprised us with their case study about Fantom. With Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), Fantom optimized its platform’s speed and security and was recognized as the one of the fastest blockchain platforms in April 2021.
Incentivized Curve pools on Fantom
Curve liquidity providers on Fantom will now be rewarded with CRV tokens in the 2pool and fUSDT pool.
On top of that, Curve has added a renBTC <-> WBTC pool on Fantom.
Incentivized AnySwap USDC pool on Fantom
You can earn ANY tokens by adding USDC(Fantom) liquidity to the Anyswap pool on Fantom. This allows users to easily bridge their USDC from other networks to Fantom.
Anyswap V3 liquidity mining on @FantomFDN has started!
It couldn't be easier: Provide USDC and start farming 💪
— αlex | αlex and Ωmega (@alexandomega) June 27, 2021
EthSign now supports Fantom
With EthSign, you can send and sign electronic agreements in a verifiable manner, similar to DocuSign, but with Web3 technologies for transparency, trustlessness, and reliability.
— EthSign (@ethsign) June 22, 2021
Fantom network stats
- 300,000+ transactions a day
- 195,000+ unique addresses
- 63% of FTM is staked
- Bank of France completes CBDC settlement experiment with SEBA Bank.
- “Well-Behaved Bubbles Often Make History”, by a16z.
- a16z officially launches new $2.2 billion crypto venture fund.
⭐ Kasper, an awesome community member, further optimized his RPC balancer to make it easier for you to send transactions.
⭐️ 7 active RPC origins (10 within a few days) 👏
⭐️ Improved traffic balance
⭐️ Implemented basic geo-steering
⭐️ Timeouts have been adjusted
Thank you! pic.twitter.com/xAFhRmoYDV
— Fantom Foundation (@FantomFDN) June 24, 2021
🐋 Simone was interviewed by UniWhales, talking about long-term strategy, the Fantom ecosystem and more.