12 Month OCEAN and ETH contracts are LIVE!

Great news for all the $ETH and $OCEAN holders out there! You will now be able to go long — and we mean really long — on your favorite ‘hold tokens!’

OpenDAO, in coordination with UMA and OCEAN, are pleased to announce that these long awaited options are now fully live, and are indeed just the beginning!

“Since our original announcement with Ocean Protocol and UMA, we have made significant headway on creating more utility and interconnectedness in the DeFi space. …


Ainslie Bullion + Value DeFi + OpenDAO

The promise of DeFi is to deliver the:

  • Highest quality financial instruments
  • To the greatest number of people
  • In the fairest way possible

Our goal to make this happen is by bridging real world assets onto DeFi…

Thus, we are very excited to announce our collaboration with Ainslie Bullion and Value DeFi. This collaboration will bring you, and the people you know, fair, fast, cheap, and easy access to the world’s best store of value assets, both digital and physical ones, right now. In other words, our new tokens not only track the price of gold and silver, but are…


Hello OpenDAO community! To start, we’d like to thank you for your ongoing confidence, support, and cryptoactivism! We have some BIG changes we would like you all to be aware of…

GOOD NEWS!!!

Enlightening OpenDAO News… - Photo by Julius Drost

TL;DR

  • Private sale vesting for remaining unlocks doubled
  • 3-month token releases changed to smaller fortnightly releases
  • Team unlock delayed by 6 months, duration doubled
  • Objective: Reduce periodic large influxes of of tokens + secure the long term goals of the project

What’s Going On?

For the betterment and longevity of the project, we will be making some changes to the vesting/unlock schedule of OPEN tokens.

Since our public token release on…


Ravencoin and OpenDAO are officially joining forces, and we’ve already begun the process for creating a $RVN-backed stable coin! Free up capital for further investing, expenses, or whatever you’d like… all without selling your Ravencoin!

Beyond the revolutionary blockchain technology, Ravencoin is pioneering the cryptospace through hard work and long-term development guided by wisdom — we’re glad to be able to say we’re now working hard alongside them to bring added utility and an entire world of assets to DeFi.

-Sean Qian

OpenDAO Cofounder

How do you benefit from the partnership? Read more below to find out!

Pioneering the cryptospace through hard work and long-term development guided by wisdom…

What is Ravencoin?


OpenDAO is happy to announce that we are welcoming Algorand into our DeFi family! We’ve already begun the process for creating the $wAlgoO stable coin with wAlgo as collateral!

Algorand’s efforts to build open source software for an inclusive ecosystem have created a cascade of opportunity throughout the cryptospace and our team and community are beyond excited to be a part of it. We look forward to making the future happen together!

-Sean Qian

OpenDAO Cofounder

How do you benefit from the partnership? Read more below to find out!

What is Algorand?

Algorand’s platform was designed from the ground up to power complex…


Recently, OpenDAO has made several announcements about collaborations with projects such as Elrond, Ocean, and DSD among others. The DAO has laid down the infrastructure to mint stable coins, backed by the tokens of their respective projects, thereby allowing holders to free up capital without selling the tokens they want to hodl — this is a unique “have your cake and eat it too” opportunity.

Image Created with Extra Cheese by Logan

However, Rome wasn’t built in a day, and there are some key steps involved in setting up a stablecoin that is number one: safe, while also being intuitive to use and beneficial for the communities…


We have a special announcement!

We are excited to be collaborating with the Elrond team to bring more utility and interoperability between protocols. The $EGLDO stable coin is going to be a powerful financial instrument, a boon for our respective communities, and a cornerstone for development, not only for Elrond (https://www.elrond.com/) and OpenDAO, but for decentralized finance, as a whole. Applause out to the Elrond team and community for helping make the future happen together.

Sean Qian, CoFounder, OpenDAO

Also, we’d like to offer a HUGE thanks to UMA (https://umaproject.org/) for making all of this all possible. …


We have a special announcement!

OpenDAO is excited to be working closely with the Ocean team to bring further integration and interoperability between protocols. The $OCEANO stable coin is going to be a flexible financial instrument, a benefit for our respective communities, and a cornerstone for further development, not only for Ocean Protocol (https://oceanprotocol.com/) and OpenDAO, but for the DeFi space as a whole. A big thanks to the Ocean Protocol team and community for helping make the future happen together.

Sean Qian, CoFounder, OpenDAO

Also, we’d like to offer a HUGE thanks to UMA (https://umaproject.org/) for making all of…


Dogecoin (DOGE) will soon be available for use as collateral in minting the dollar-pegged $DOGEO stable coin at OpenDAO! This is all made possible thanks to our ongoing collaboration with Ren. Learn how this affects you and more below!

Meme by the doge named Psy^

What is Dogecoin?

Dogecoin (DOGE) is a peer-to-peer open-source cryptocurrency. It is a famous, or perhaps infamous, altcoin known widely for its reputation as a “sarcastic meme coin.” Launched in December 2013, Dogecoin can be easily recognized by its Shiba Inu dog logo.

While created seemingly in jest, Dogecoin not only garners a lot of attention, but also deserves it! And no, it’s not…


We are pleased to announce a partnership between DSD and OpenDAO! Happy New Year indeed! The future of stablecoins is finally here…

What is DSD

DSD is a decentralized self-stabilizing and censorship-resistant algorithmic stablecoin without any collateral backing. Oracle-driven pricing for voluntary supply elasticity is used without having to trust third-parties. The Dynamic Set Dollar combines the strengths of different stablecoin projects that came before it. By utilizing the knowledge and experiences of former stablecoin designs, DSD precedes to improve various factors, e.g. capital efficiency, stabilizing requirements and governance. …

Logan F

Blockchain-Brained Creative Futurist: Make your own future

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