DeFi & L1L2 Weekly (05/10/2022)

Lightning Labs released Taro, enabling asset issuance and transfer on Bitcoin & Lightning. zkSync 2.0, a zkEVM rollup, will be live in October. Transit Swap hacker returned 70% of the stolen funds.

Oct 05, 2022
R&I DeFi Layer 1 2 Weekly Update

Weekly DeFi Index

This week’s market cap and volatility indices were positive at +2.84% and +14.28%, respectively, while the volume index was negative at -15.48%.

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DeFi Index Tokens

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DEX Protocols Metrics

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Lending Protocols Metrics

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Charts on Layer-2 Projects

  • The overall L2 market was relatively stable last week, as its TVL dropped slightly by -0.63%. Optimistic rollup projects fell by -0.47% and zero-knowledge rollups decreased by -4.77%. Ethereum’s TVL change was negative at -0.02%.
L2 Projects TVL vs ETH TVL
  • The TVL changes for all optimistic rollup projects were negative except Optimism (+2.53%). Arbitrum fell the most by -2.20%.
TVL Optimistic Rollup Projects
  • ZK rollup projects’ TVL movement was mixed. StarkNet’s TVL kept the momentum and surged the most at +5.60%, while Aztec plummeted the most at -12.72%.
TVL for ZK Rollup Projects

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