Grazing Range Pool#8: Welcoming Oddz to the Herd
17 Jun 2021 | 09:57 am
Oddz has announced a partnership with PancakeSwap’s ODDZ-BNB pair, which currently yields 240% APR in CAKE Rewards. Stakers will be able to stake ibALPACA for $160K in ODDz rewards over 4 weeks. Oddz is a blockchain-agnostic trustless option trading platform on the BSC.
Introducing Single-Asset Leveraged Yield Farming!
16 Jun 2021 | 10:56 am
Alpaca Finance is launching single-asset leveraged yield farming with no impermanent loss. You’ll be able to open up to 2.5x leveraged positions to farm CAKE. The leverage will raise the APY for CAKE farming to 320%+ APY! This will be a substantial increase from the current 76% APR if you farm the old-fashioned way.
Alpaca Finance Bug Bounties | Immunefi
15 Jun 2021 | 02:31 am
Alpaca Finance has launched a bug bounty program for Smart Contract vulnerabilities. Bug bounties are distributed according to the impact of the vulnerability based on the Immunefi Vulnerability Severity Classification System. The amount of funds at risk affects the final severity classification of the bug report. Bug reports are required to include a complete issue description and instructions to reproduce the issue.
Six Simple Strategies to Maximize Your Farming Yields With Alpaca Finance
13 Jun 2021 | 02:28 am
Alpaca Finance offers a variety of investment methods that can optimize the capital efficiency of your crypto assets. We’ll briefly describe five simple strategies unique to Alpaca, presented in order of simplest first, to accommodate new users to advance one step at a time as they learn about the powerful earning tools within our platform. We'll be releasing short articles with more information on each of these strategies within the coming days.
BNB48 x Alpaca Finance 2nd AMA Recap
25 May 2021 | 00:38 am
Alpaca’s Head of Strategy and Marketing Samsara has revealed that Alpaca is planning to go cross-chain in Q4 this year. The company has been contacted by a number of chains but is not rushing into the market yet. The safety of funds in our platform is the company's number one priority.
Announcing Wault Finance x Alpaca Finance Major Integration! Higher APRs! Leveraged Farming!
24 May 2021 | 14:13 pm
Wault is the 2nd DEX to partner with Alpaca, the largest leveraged yield farming platform on BSC. WSwap will be adding the following pools with leverage access through AlPaca starting June 8th, 2021. The new liquidity will lead to bigger buybacks & burns of WEX and a significant boost to the underlying value of W
Announcing Alpaca’s 2nd Major DEX Partnership — WaultSwap! New Pools and Higher Rewards!
24 May 2021 | 12:54 pm
Wault Finance has launched WSwap, the DEX with the highest farming APYs on BSC and the highest rewards out there. The DEX is the fastest-growing DEX on all chains, with the 3rd highest 24h trading volume after only PancakeSwap and Mdex. The team plans to launch a Grazing Range pool, a WPool on their platform, and an NFT farming campaign.
Announcing Alpaca Finance x DODO partnership
24 May 2021 | 00:46 am
Alpacas will be able to open leveraged yield farming positions up to 2.5x on PancakeSwap’s DODO-BNB pair, which currently yields over 60% APR in CAKE Rewards! The pool will go live on May 25th, 2021 at 10am GMT. To be eligible, you must stake ibALPACA in the DODO Grazing Range pool before May 26th, 10 AM GMT.
New BTCB Deposit Vault and Double-Sided Leveraged Farming Pools!
22 May 2021 | 16:28 pm
Alpaca Finance is launching a new lending vault for BTCB. The vault will allow farmers to better customize their asset exposures. You'll be able to long BTCB by borrowing BUSD to farm BTCB-BUSD or short BTCB(by borrowing BTCB to farm BUSD-
USDT Deposit Vault and Leveraged Farming Pools + Reward Point Allocation Adjustments
21 May 2021 | 15:58 pm
Senior Alpacas have announced the launch of the USDT deposit vault and support for additional leveraged yield farming farming pools. The double-sided pools should also lower borrowing interest for related pairs and make them even more profitable to farm. We expect the addition of the lending pool to bring in a lot of new TVL into our protocol.
Introducing the Oracle Guard
20 May 2021 | 02:28 am
Alpaca has introduced the Oracle Guard to protect users from potential price manipulation, flash liquidation, and market failure. The Oracle Guard’s Protection Mode acts as an oracle delay, verifying price feeds every 5–30 minutes after activation. It prevents large market orders from engaging in price manipulation.
Introducing Double-Sided Leveraged Yield Farming
19 May 2021 | 00:31 am
Alpaca is the first stablecoin-stablecoin exchange to introduce double-sided leveraged yield farming. The feature will allow for more sophisticated farming and hedging strategies. You’ll be able to farm at maximum leverage on a higher APY pair while also hedging neutral. This feature will go live on May 19th, 2021, 10am GMT.
Seaside Talk #3 AMA with Alpaca Finance!
18 May 2021 | 17:41 pm
Seascape has partnered with Alpaca Finance to launch the Grazing Range Pool. Stakers will be able to get exclusive NFT cards for each project they stake in as long as they stake the minimum amount of tokens for at least 27 days. Seascape users can borrow BNB to open leverage farming positions on the pCWS-BNB pool.
Grazing Range Pool#6: Welcoming Swingby to the Herd
18 May 2021 | 08:32 am
Swingby has partnered with PancakeSwap’s SWINGBY-BNB pair, which currently yields 200% APR in CAKE rewards. As part of the Grazing Range program, you’ll also be able to stake ibALPACA for $218K USD in rewards which will be distributed over 4 weeks. Swingby is a protocol for moving between blockchains without a central custodian.
BNB48 x Alpaca Finance AMA Recap
17 May 2021 | 02:56 am
Alpaca Finance is the largest lending protocol allowing leveraged yield farming on Binance Smart Chain. The platform allows lenders to earn safe and stable yields, and provide undercollateralized loans to borrowers for LYF positions. The team is only getting less than 9% of tokens, and that’s vested over 2 years. Alpaca is among the safest and most secure projects on BSC.
Crypto PAV x Alpaca Finance AMA Recap
17 May 2021 | 02:53 am
Alpaca Finance is the largest lending protocol allowing leveraged yield farming on Binance Smart Chain. It offers borrowers undercollateralized loans for leveraged yields through undercollaborated loans. Alpaca is a blue-chip project with 2 billion TVL, tens of thousands of user wallets, and has always been top 5 in trading volume on BSC.
bEarn.Fi Incident Analysis — bVaults Improper Withdrawal Amount
16 May 2021 | 17:33 pm
A bug in bEarn.Fi’s BUSD vault was exploited due to improper withdrawal amount handling. The attacker repeatedly deposited and withdrew hundreds of thousands of BUSD in 24 transactions. By repeating the attack hundreds of times, the attacker gained 11,769,184.44 BUSD.
Grazing Range Pool#5: Welcoming Seascape to the Herd
15 May 2021 | 09:00 am
Seascape has partnered with PancakeSwap to open leveraged yield farming positions up to 2x on pCWS-BNB pair, which currently yields over 190% APR in CAKE Rewards. As part of the Grazing Range program, you’ll also be able to stake ibALPACA for $190k USD.
Grazing Range Pool#4: Welcoming Berry Data to the Herd
12 May 2021 | 15:16 pm
Berry Data has announced a partnership with PancakeSwap to open leveraged yield farming positions up to 1.75x on the BRY-BNB pair, which currently yields over 95% APR in CAKE Rewards. As part of the Grazing Range program, you’ll also be able to stake ibALPACA for $200K USD in BRY rewards which will be distributed over 4 weeks.
11 May 2021 | 05:05 am
There are ways to use Metamask to ‘clear the nonce,’ or in other words, push through the first transaction so the latter ones can be mined. Sometimes if you submit a transaction with a very low gas fee, you may be stuck with a pending transaction that is taking way too long to be mined by the BSC network. The nonce value is basically denoting the position of this transaction in the sequential order.
Grazing Range Pool#3: Welcoming Boring DAO to the Herd
11 May 2021 | 01:07 am
BoringDAO has partnered with PancakeSwap to open leveraged yield farming positions up to 2x on their BOR-BNB pair, which currently yields over 150% APR in CAKE Rewards. As part of the Grazing Range program, you’ll also be able to stake ibALPACA for $202K USD in BOR rewards which will be distributed over 4 weeks.
Dr. Hash x Alpaca Finance AMA Recap
09 May 2021 | 13:57 pm
Alpaca Finance is the second largest lending platform on BSC, and the first leveraged yield farming protocol in all of crypto. The platform has no deposit fees, no withdrawal fees, and no hidden fees. It also has no pre-mine and no investors, so there’s no one to dump on token holders.
Get Your Graze on with Alpaca’s Grazing Range NFTs & Audit Report
06 May 2021 | 14:55 pm
Alpaca is launching a series of NFT campaigns through NFT farming. Grazing Range pools will reward exclusive NFT cards to the pools’ stakers. These NFTs will be limited edition, high-quality and unique artworks created specifically for each pool. To be eligible, you must stake the minimum required amount of ibALPACA
Grazing Range Pool#2: Welcoming Belt Finance to the Herd
04 May 2021 | 11:16 am
Belt Finance has partnered with Alpaca Finance to open up to 2x leveraged yield farming positions on PancakeSwap’s BELT-BNB pair, which currently yields 200% APR in CAKE Rewards. With $3 billion in TVL currently, Belt Finance is an AMM protocol that incorporates multi-strategy yield optimizing on Binance Smart Chain with low fees/slippage.
Alpaca Finance Close in on $2 Billion Total Value Locked
04 May 2021 | 01:02 am
Alpaca Finance, a yield farming protocol built on the Binance Smart Chain, has seen a surge in the number of users and transactions over the last 7 days. The number of wallets interacting with the dapp has swelled by over 100% up to over 11,000 while transactions have increased over 145% to around 62,000 according to data from DappRadar.
The First Alpaca NFT has arrived!
03 May 2021 | 08:12 am
The first Alpaca Finance NFT is now available on Project Galaxy. It's the first in a series of animated shorts with a genuine storyline, making it monumental within the NFT space. The NFT’s story will set the lore for future content we plan to create, as well as serve a further purpose to prove who was a real alpaca
Introducing the Grazing Range and Its First Partnership Pool — Multiplier Finance!
28 Apr 2021 | 05:00 am
Multiplier Finance is introducing the Grazing Range for Alpacas, a new rewards distribution format for the Featured Leveraged Pool Program (FLPP). ALPACA holders will be able to select which token rewards they wish to graze on and stake ibALPACA to receive those rewards. Multiplier will be our first partner with a pool for their token BMXX.
Announcing ALPACA-BUSD Syrup Pool Partnership
26 Apr 2021 | 10:02 am
Alpaca Finance and PancakeSwap have partnered to create a new ALPACA-BUSD pool. As part of the partnership, LPs for the new pool will receive much higher APYs due to bonus CAKE rewards. The rewards will go live at 10am GMT on Wednesday, April 28th. The first day will have the highest rewards.
Product Update #5: Successful PancakeSwapV2 Migration and Upcoming Features
24 Apr 2021 | 17:54 pm
PancakeSwap has announced that the migration to V2 is now completed and all active LYF positions were successfully moved to the V2 farms. However, there was a minor issue with the USDT-BUSD migration due to an incorrect parameter. Users will be able to claim the week-1 ITAM rewards at 4pm UTC on April 25th.
PancakeSwapV2 Migration — Risks to BSC users and Timeline
22 Apr 2021 | 15:23 pm
PancakeSwap is having a migration of all their LP tokens tomorrow, which will cause a massive reshuffling of funds this weekend. The migration can create a dangerous environment ripe for potential exploits, hacks, and rugpulls. Be wary of projects transferring your liquidity or adding new code if they do not have a Timelock for the community to review the changes.
Regarding PancakeSwap’s Migration and a Note of Warning to BSC Users
21 Apr 2021 | 22:23 pm
PancakeSwap is moving all LP tokens in their AMM to a new V2 LP contract. This means that many BSC projects will also have to migrate their users’ tokens from any vaults or staking pools built on PCS LP pools. Most of them will have to do this manually, in a rough way.
Alpaca Academy: Lesson 1 - Shorting at a Profit,
20 Apr 2021 | 23:33 pm
Alpaca Finance is the only DeFi platform in DeFi where you can use leverage yield farming to make the highest possible profits using our protocol, while customizing your positions in ways you can’t do anywhere else. When you borrow an asset with us for leveraged farming at any leverage above 2x, you’re taking a short on the borrowed asset. With Alpaca, not only are you not losing money from borrowing interest, you're gaining yields!
Introducing the ALPACA Vault Or: How I Learned to Make Money by Holding ALPACA
18 Apr 2021 | 00:39 am
Alpaca is launching an ALPACA lending vault where you’ll be able to earn lending interest as well as ALPACA rewards by staking your ibALPACA. ALPACA-BUSD pool will be leveraged up to 2x on a new ALPACA pool. We'll be rolling out more details and news in the coming weeks.
Alpaca Finance x ITAM partnership announcement
12 Apr 2021 | 23:09 pm
Alpaca Finance has partnered with ITAM to open up a 2x leveraged yield farming position on PancakeSwap’s ITAM-BNB pair, which currently yields over 400% APR in CAKE Rewards. Alpacas will be able to earn over $250,000 in ITAM bonus rewards over the next four-week period. This will be the first of many partnerships for the Featured Leveraged Pools Program.