Serum Newsletter #18

Welcome readers to the Serum Newsletter #18! As the Serum and Solana ecosystems grow we make sure to provide you information on all the updates and interesting things that are being built.

Buy and Burn

Project Serum has passed 877m in trading volume since inception and burned 789K $SRM.

Solana x Serum Hackathon

The hackathon is halfway through the registration phase which closes on Feb 15th. Make sure to register at solana.com/defi for a chance at $200k in prizes and the possibility for $200k in seed funding.

MAPS.ME

MAPS has had a successful listing on several exchanges as well as Serum DEX: https://www.coingecko.com/en/coins/maps.

They have also released a detailed roadmap for users to have a better understanding of where the project is going.

Interoperability in the Ecosystem

This thread on Twitter shows several of the promising bridges that are built or being built between the Solana blockchain and others!

Something is Brewing

Big new things are entering the Serum Ecosystem! Stay tuned for more information.

An Unexpected Endorsement

Amir Taaki is one of the first Bitcoin core-developers and has been in cryptocurrency since near its inception — he had this to say about Solana:

If you have any questions or wish to build in the Serum ecosystem please feel free to reach out to us at contact@projectserum.com. We’re always happy to answer questions or aid in any way we can!