DeFi 101: A Guide to Decentralized Finance

Decentralized Finance, or DeFi, has been rapidly gaining traction amongst the investment community. DeFi protocols, like Solana, Chainlink, or Uniswap, have real-world utility (and revenues) that are quickly displacing their traditional counterparts that require intermediaries to function. 

In this digital resource, we’ll cover:

  • The key characteristics of DeFi
  • How to conduct due diligence on DeFi protocols
  • The transition that is occurring from traditional finance to decentralized finance, and the intermediaries that are being replaced
  • A brief history of DeFi and the ecosystem
  • Understanding the risks associated with investing in DeFi protocols