Bifrost Launches on Karura Swap With Over 200k BNC in Liquidity Mining Rewards

Robin Whitney Oct 19 · 4 min read Trustless trading for the BNC/kUSD pair will go live following a 48-hour period of one- or two-sided bootstrap provisioning on Karura. Karura Swap, the AMM-style decentralized exchange on Kusama, has joined forces with Bifrost Finance to introduce its newest trading pair BNC/kUSD. The pair will launch in … Read more

Introducing Acala Quests: Prepare for the Acala Crowdloan and Earn More Rewards

Robin Whitney Oct 12 · 3 min read As the Acala Crowdloan approaches, signaling the imminent launch of Acala and its DeFi liquidity hub on Polkadot, Acala is introducing a new way to prepare for the event and become eligible for bonus ACA rewards in addition to an exclusive NFT. Today we’re launching Acala Quests, … Read more

Preparing for the Acala Crowdloan on Polkadot

Robin Whitney Oct 7 · 7 min read A comprehensive checklist to help you prepare for the Acala Crowdloan and get your share of the network before launch Polkadot’s Parachain Slot Auctions are fast approaching, which means the community can soon participate in the Acala Crowdloan, an exclusive event that invites supporters to contribute DOT … Read more

Acala Ecosystem Update — September 2021

Robin Whitney Oct 4 · 6 min read Acala Launches Liquid Staking for Polkadot & Kusama, Announces Partnerships with Blockdaemon and Chainlink, and Awards the First Acala Grant to Nuts Finance September was another creative and productive month as Acala debuted KSM Liquid Staking on its sister network Karura, formed new partnerships with Blockdaemon and … Read more

Acala Launches First Liquid Staking Product for Polkadot & Kusama in Partnership With Blockdaemon

Robin Whitney Sep 28 · 5 min read Top infrastructure provider now supports Acala’s KSM Liquid Staking product on the Karura parachain Acala, the decentralized finance network and liquidity hub of Polkadot is pleased to announce its partnership with Blockdaemon, a top-performing blockchain infrastructure provider, to support its newly-launched staking derivatives for Polkadot (DOT) and … Read more

Get Ready for the KSM Liquid Staking Splash

Robin Whitney Sep 16 · 6 min read Stake Your KSM on Karura & Earn from 350,000 KAR in Rewards KSM Liquid Staking has arrived — and to celebrate, Acala is kicking off a two-week liquidity mining program to reward the Karura community with 350,000 KAR. Starting on Tuesday, September 28, anyone can earn from … Read more

Acala Ecosystem Update — Aug 2021

Robin Whitney Sep 9 · 6 min read Acala’s Treasury Raises Over $61 Million, Acala EVM+ Introduces Full-Compatibility for Ethereum DApps, and kUSD Launches As First Stablecoin for Polkadot and Kusama. With another momentous month behind us, it’s time again to take stock and express our gratitude to the incredible community supporting both Acala and … Read more

Acala Integrating Chainlink Oracle Pallet for Price Feeds Upon Upcoming Polkadot Launch

Robin Whitney Sep 9 · 5 min read After years of hard work and development, the Polkadot ecosystem is gearing up for the launch of numerous parachains that will set the foundation for its interoperable blockchain ecosystem. As one of the first parachains planned to go live, Acala is focused on hitting the ground running … Read more

It’s Time to Build Acala and Ready the Treasury

Robin Whitney Aug 14 · 4 min read Join the exclusive network ownership event to strengthen the Acala Treasury and ensure Acala’s long-term sustainability and growth. Registration opens for the “Build Acala: Ready the Treasury” token event at: 1:00pm UTC on Sunday, Aug 15, 2021. Space is limited and first come, first-served with eligibility requirements … Read more

Acala Ecosystem Update — July 2021

Robin Whitney Aug 4 · 5 min read Karura Swap launches with the first trustless trading pair, Acala at EthCC, and more. With the genesis event complete, the Acala team has been powering through the Karura launch roadmap, strategically enabling the network’s DeFi protocols and operations, including: the native KAR token distribution, cross-chain transfers for … Read more