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DeFi protocol Perennial launches with a $12 million fundraise (Unsplash)
DeFi Protocol Perennial Launches, Announces $12M in Funding
Polychain Capital and Variant co-led a seed round for the decentralized derivatives protocol.
DeFi protocol Perennial launches with a $12 million fundraise (Unsplash)

CDCROP: Polynetwork Hacker (Adam Levine/CoinDesk)
Attacker Targets Wealthy Crypto Funds Using Telegram Chats
Exchange owners cautioned against downloads of malicious as attackers zeroed in on gullible users with a very relevant and specific narrative.
CDCROP: Polynetwork Hacker (Adam Levine/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: AI Artwork Robot writing typing writer (DALL-E/CoinDesk)
What Does an AI Chatbot ‘Think’ About DeFi? We Asked ChatGPT
ChatGPT, CoinDesk’s new, robot-guest contributor, explains how AI might help (and harm) the future of DeFi.
CDCROP: AI Artwork Robot writing typing writer (DALL-E/CoinDesk)

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Creating More CEOs For the Future of Crypto and DeFi, With Sheila Warren
A discussion on the benefits of decentralized finance (deFi) for women, as well as how crypto can contribute to an equitable web3.
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CDCROP: Piggy bank bent forward change money coins (Andre Taissin/Unsplash, modified by CoinDesk)
DeFi Project Mercurial Plots Revamp and New Tokens Following 'Toxic' Association With FTX
Mercurial would launch some of its popular products as a separate project under the name Meteora.
CDCROP: Piggy bank bent forward change money coins (Andre Taissin/Unsplash, modified by CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Rolling up sushi rollups (Luigi Pozzoli/Unsplash)
DeFi Protocol SushiSwap Proposes 'Immediate' Action to Support Its Treasury
Developers proposed to divert 100% of fees generated on the platform to Sushi’s multisig for one year or until new tokenomics are implemented.
CDCROP: Rolling up sushi rollups (Luigi Pozzoli/Unsplash)

Sherlock_Holmes_1_Charlton_Comics (Wikimedia Commons)
Crypto Audit Platform Sherlock Expects $4M Loss From Troubled Loans on Maple Finance
Sherlock deposited $5 million USDC of its staking pool into the beleaguered credit pool on Maple, which suffered a $31 million hit from Orthogonal Trading’s FTX-induced insolvency.
Sherlock_Holmes_1_Charlton_Comics (Wikimedia Commons)

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Crypto Firm Orthogonal, Victim of FTX Contagion, Now Faces Internal Dissent
Shortly after Orthogonal got served with default notices on $36 million of crypto loans from Maple Finance, the firm’s credit team published a statement saying it was “speechless” and unaware of the extent of the trading team’s exposures.
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CDCROP: FSB Chair Klaas Knot meets the Indonesian president in November (Leon Neal/Getty Images)
Financial Stability Watchdogs Vow to Tackle DeFi, Learn FTX Lessons
Policymakers from the world’s major jurisdictions want an international rulebook for crypto.
CDCROP: FSB Chair Klaas Knot meets the Indonesian president in November (Leon Neal/Getty Images)

CDCROP: Alchemy CEO and co-founder Nikil Viswanathan (Pantera Capital)
Alchemy Releases Web3 App Store to Streamline Dapp Access
Alchemy aims to build trust among developers and blockchain-curious users as they explore the space using one streamlined interface.
CDCROP: Alchemy CEO and co-founder Nikil Viswanathan (Pantera Capital)