In contrast to Dai which is a stablecoin that is suitable for payments and savings, MKR is a token that has a volatile price because of its unique supply mechanics and role on the Maker platform. MKR is a utility token, governance token and recapitalization resource of the Maker system.
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MakerDAO and More: The Quest for a Stable Stablecoin Continues
One of a growing number of crypto tokens referred to as "Stablecoins," these cryptocurrencies are engineered to adjust their supply as the market shifts, issuing when prices rise and retracting when they drop, in an effort to keep their prices steady.
Top 5 Cryptos This Week: XTZ, HEDG, ATOM, MKR, LTC
Although there has been no major announcement or development in XTZ this week, the price has managed to be the top performer with a 12% gain.
Blockchain.com Ventures leads seed funding for Wintermute Trading
Wintermute Trading, a global algorithmic market maker for digital assets, announced that it has completed the seed funding round led by Blockchain.com Ventures.
Binance Will Soon Reward Market Makers for Providing Futures Liquidity
Cryptocurrency exchange Binance is adjusting its fee structure to get market makers to add liquidity on its futures platform.
Most of MakerDAO's Asset Value Is in Only a Few Addresses
The most popular DeFi protocol right now is MakerDAO's multi-collateral Dai system, where users create "Collateralized debt positions" by putting up ether or other ERC-20 tokens as collateral to generate DAI tokens up to two-thirds of the value of the ether.
One Wallet Owns 27% of Ether Behind MakerDAO's Sai Stablecoin
Of all the Ether locked in the collateralized debt positions of the old MakerDAO system, 27% belongs to a single Ethereum address.
MakerDAO Pitches DeFi to the Masses at CES 2020
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Ex MakerDAO partner pledges $4.2m for DeFi research
Nikolai Mushegian, the former technical partner at blockchain project MakerDAO, donated 3,200 MKR to his alma mater, Carnegie Mellon University.
Dragonfly Capital, Paradigm Buy $27.5M Stake in Governing MakerDAO's Future
Venture funds Dragonfly Capital and Paradigm have acquired $27.5 million worth of MKR tokens and plan to take part in the Maker Protocol's governance system.
Maker Foundation Announces $27.5 Million MKR Sale, Expands DeFi to Asian Market
The Maker Foundation, the group behind the decentralized crypto platform MakerDAO, announced today that venture capital funds Dragonfly Capital Partners and Paradigm have acquired $27.5 million worth of MKR. This is approximately 5.5% of the total MKR supply.