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Parachain auctions and crowdloans

Top 5 crowdloan participants by the 19 th of August.

Polkadot News was happy to participate in the closed 2nd beta test of Zenlink Dex on Moonriver network.

Zenlink is an underlying cross-chain DEX protocol based on Polkadot, and is committed to become the DEX composable hub of Polkadot. By accessing the ultimate, open and universal cross-chain DEX protocol based on Substrate, Zenlink DEX Protocol enables all parachains to build DEX and achieve liquidity sharing in one click. Zenlink DEX Protocol includes Module, WSAM, and EVM implementations, which are flexible and adaptable, allowing for customizable compositions and interoperability with different DeFi modules.

👉 Short about Zenlink by Polkadot News.


Parachain auctions and crowdloans

Congratulations to Kilt Protocol on the obtaining the parachain slot!

Top 5 crowdloan participants by the 12 th of August.

Parachain auctions and crowdloans status

Top 5 crowdloan participants by the 5th of August.

Heiko, Sakura, SherpaX

Heiko Finance

Heiko is a “canary” Kusama network of Parallel Finance.

Crowdloan | Guide | Website | Docs | Official post about crowdloan

Gleam Waitlists: Parallel Finance | Heiko
Twitter | Discord | Medium | Telegram

Token: HKO
Token functionality: burning fees , governance, incentives, insurance, validator whitelisting ( source )
Total supply:
1 billion

What is Composable Finance?

Composable Finance is a cross-layer and cross-chain interoperability platform for Layer 2 Ethereum and Polkadot/Kusama.

This multifaceted project brings technical and DeFi innovations in the blockchain field, trying to solve Layer 2's problem in Ethereum and cross-chain interoperability in Polkadot.

Composable aims to solve both of these problems by building a cross-chain and cross-layer interoperable solution that will help the future of the interconnected blockchain ecosystem move one step closer.

It’s a project of a new wave of cross-chain DeFi with its innovative parachain incubator model and its vision of non-application-specific chain, but optimized and widely available DeFi ecosystem.


The sixth Kusama parachain auction will start on the 1st of September. Networks’ teams were busy in preparations and the main theme of the last week was project’s crowdloan terms.

Polkadot News aggregated crowdloan info of Genshiro, Basilisk, Robonomics, Calamari, Kilt, Altair, Crust Shadow, Picasso, Kintsugi and Integritee in 3 Medium posts, including tokenomics, crowdloan terms, rewards and bonuses. Find everything here.

Kusama / Polkadot

  • On September 2 there will be a crowdcast for Kusama Demo Day. Hosted by Equilibrium DeFi with media support by Cointelegraph. You’ll see demos of major projects that are already live, a vibrant panel on the parachain auctions…

The Part 1 of this article covered Genshiro, Robonomics, Basilisk and Calmari. The network’s PLO terms can be changed, all the updates will be posted ASAP, so follow our Twitter account to be informed!

This post is about Kilt and Altair networks.



  • Polkadot Web 3 Talks on all things DAOs — August 31st. Register to hear Acala’s Bette Chen, Edgeware’s Dillon Chen and Nodle’s Eliott Teiss discuss the challenges DAOs face and their practical experiences using DAOs in the Polkadot ecosystem.
  • Referendum 31 has been passed & executed, setting minimal nomination to 80 DOT. If you’re already nominating with < 80 DOT, you may be chilled
  • Tokensoft announced support for Polkadot projects participating in Parachain Slot Auctions. Polkadot community projects can use the Tokensoft platform to bootstrap a bid on Polkadot Parachain slots, raise funds in $DOT and more.
  • Polkadot 0.9.9–1 has…

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