Aave Launches AMM Liquidity Pool, Hints at

Aave Launches AMM Liquidity Pool, Hints at "New Frontiers" Beyond Ethereum

THELOGICALINDIAN - Uniswap and Balancer clamminess providers can now collateralize their LP tokens to borrow crypto in Aave

Aave, one of Ethereum’s arch DeFi protocols, has announced a above upgrade. 

Aave Goes Multi-Market 

“In DeFi, there are no Aave users, and there are no AMMs users. There are alone DeFi users.”

The lending and borrowing agreement will now acquiesce Uniswap and Balancer clamminess providers to drop clamminess provider tokens as accessory in what it’s calling an “AMM Clamminess Pool.” In accomplishing so, users will be able to borrow DAI, USDC, ETH, wBTC, and USDT. Similarly, added users can borrow clamminess provider tokens by depositing DAI, USDC, ETH, or wBTC. 

Liquidity accouterment is one of the amount attempt of decentralized finance. It’s acclimated in automatic bazaar makers like Uniswap.

When addition deposits assets to a clamminess pool, they can acquire a clamminess provider badge apery their assets additional any allotment they accrue, usually from trading fees. Clamminess provider (LP) tokens generally represent ETH and addition asset in a 50/50 ratio. 

By enabling users to collateralize LP tokens from Uniswap and Balancer, Aave helps DeFi become added composable, acceptation that anniversary agreement can be acclimated in altered combinations to account the end-user. DeFi’s composability is generally referred to interchangeably with alleged “money legos”—building artery of amount that can be ample on top of one another. 

Aave ahead activated the multi-market approach, ablution an Aave Uniswap V1 bazaar that accurate Uniswap LP tokens. Now, abutment has been added for a advanced array of Uniswap V2 LP tokens.


For Balancer users, WBTC/WETH and BAL/WETH LP tokens are supported. 

Interestingly, Aave noted on Twitter that the AMM clamminess basin would initially barrage on Ethereum, “with the abeyant to be included on added networks as well, aperture up ‘new frontiers’ for the community.”

The tokens’ amount will be aggregate application Chainlink’s oracle, and ConsenSys Diligence has audited the acute arrangement that calculates the value. 

In the blog column announcement the update, Aave appropriate that added clamminess pools could be added in the future, awaiting the community’s decision. Any additions would accept to be absitively by AAVE holders who participate in governance. 

The advertisement assured with an alarming bulletin accompanying to the DeFi ecosystem. It read: 

“In DeFi there are no Aave users and there are no AMMs users. There are alone DeFi users.”

Disclosure: At the time of writing, the columnist of this affection endemic ETH, AAVE, SNX, and several added cryptocurrencies. They additionally had acknowledgment to AAVE, SNX, UNI, MKR, REN, BAL, and YFI in a cryptocurrency index.