Osmosis: DeFi’s Wholesale Liquidity Provider
- The unique liquidity injection mechanism of Osmosis incentivizes liquidity providers and ensures market stability without requiring users to buy equal shares of two different assets.
- Osmosis is built on top of the Cosmos Inter-Blockchain Communication (IBC) protocol, which enables cross-chain trading and liquidity provision. This allows Osmosis to be interoperable with other chains, providing liquidity for multiple DeFi protocols and projects within the Cosmos ecosystem.
- By leveraging the Cosmos IBC, Osmosis may be able to provide faster, cheaper and more secure trades than Ethereum-based AMMs.
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Cosmos (ATOM) is a cryptocurrency that powers an ecosystem of blockchains designed to scale and interoperate with each other. The team aims to "create an Internet of Blockchains, a network of blockchains able to communicate with each other in a decentralized way." Cosmos is a proof-of-stake chain. ATOM holders can stake their tokens in order to maintain the network and receive more ATOM as a reward.
Osmosis (OSMO) is an automated market-making protocol (AMM) that specializes in the Interchain DeFi movement and is built on its own blockchain, utilizing the Cosmos SDK and IBC technologies. Osmosis is an advanced protocol focused on customizable AMMs, where users can create, construct, design and deploy individual and highly-customized AMMs with various modules and the on-chain governance system.
Ethereum is a decentralized, open-source blockchain with smart contract functionality. Ether is the native cryptocurrency of the platform. Amongst cryptocurrencies, Ether is second only to Bitcoin in market capitalization.
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