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2021-05-04 11:41:04

An Overview of On-Chain Options in DeFi

Quick takeOptions are foundational infrastructure for any financial system, including DeFi.Trading volumes for options on cryptocurrencies like BTC and ETH have grown significantly in the last year, but the majority of this volume is on centralized exchanges. Automated market-making systems have been extremely successful bootstrapping liquidity in swaps and lending, but have not taken off for options so far.

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