SAIL is the heart of the AdmiralDAO ecosystem, powering Clipper and charting a course to freer and fairer global markets. Thanks to early governance proposals, Clipper LPs and SAIL token holders now have the opportunity to maximize their SAIL holdings through a combination of farming and staking, all while benefiting
The Clipper team conducted a comprehensive quote comparison study to objectively assess the performance of Clipper and comparison to 0x, a software provider that aggregates and compares prices for crypto swaps. The study was designed to provide an empirical analysis of Clipper’s price performance in real-world trading scenarios. The
Introducing Clipper's Referral Program on Fuul.xyz ClipperDEX is partnering with Fuul to deliver a token-denominated referral program built for DeFi. This program is designed to reward loyal pirates for spreading the word about ClipperDEX, and it comes with some exciting perks that will leave you swimming in SAIL tokens!
Following a nearly unanimous governance vote, Clipper has expanded to Mantle Network! Mantle Network is an Ethereum Layer-2 solution incubated, governed, and run by the Mantle community. Mantle Network has a modular architecture that combines an optimistic rollup (similar to Optimism and Arbitrum) with an innovative data availability solution. This
DeFi Is Falling Short Fair and free markets create shared prosperity, and prosperity empowers people around the world to advocate successfully for their own political and human rights. The promise of Decentralized Finance (DeFi) is that it enables open, global exchange, providing access to the transformative power of markets even
Clipper is the DEX for blue-chip swaps. Today, blue-chip tokens (namely ETH, WBTC, and popular USD stablecoins) comprise 70% of all DEX trading volume. Clipper already provides best prices for retail traders and with more liquidity can now also provide best prices on larger trades. At $50M of liquidity, Clipper
What are Protocol Fees? Clipper generates Protocol Fees (“PFs”) for AdmiralDAO, which are published by Token Terminal and are also publicly auditable on-chain. To understand how Clipper does so, visit the docs here. Currently, PFs grow protocol-owned liquidity (POL). However, they could be used to grow the DAO Treasury (e.
Caveat: Nothing in this post is financial or investment advice. The authors aren’t qualified to offer that! DYOR. Many in crypto have earned strong returns from HODLing BTC and ETH. Increasingly, people are staking ETH (through platforms like LIDO) to generate some additional return. The thing is, at this
Empowered by their communities, DAO treasuries are exploring innovative ways to optimize returns while emphasizing their values. Clipper, part of AdmiralDAO’s ecosystem of DeFi projects, strongly advocates for sensible DAO treasury management through the tried-and-true tactic of a rebalancing portfolio. Put simply, an automatically rebalanced portfolio with zero transaction
Clipper just launched a new farming program, offering LPs more options for collecting yield! How Farming Works Clipper LPs can now deposit into a farming contract when providing liquidity on Optimism. This new farming pool now serves as the default Core Pool on Optimism and enables LPs to earn reward
A DEX Built for Retail Traders Clipper is a decentralized exchange custom-designed to give traders the lowest per-transaction costs (including fees, slippage, and gas) on trades under $50k. The vast majority of DEXs are structured in a way that prioritizes high dollar trading volume above all else. In practice, this
Clipper’s third Adventure was a success! Pirates from across the seven seas of DeFi came together to engage in friendly competition, honing their creative skills, on-chain activity, and shared community values, to build a home together–Clippertopia! While 29,000 pirates embarked on the mission, only 14,000 survived
Because Clipper’s FMM design is novel, it generates LP yields differently than other DEXs. To understand where Clipper’s LP returns come from, one must first understand modern portfolio theory (MPT), how MPT informed Clipper’s architecture, and how that structure performs in practice. Let’s break it down:
LPs: Ever wonder how much impermanent loss you’re avoiding by being a liquidity provider on Clipper versus other DEXs like Uniswap? Well, Clipper’s data dashboard [https://clipper.exchange/data] now includes a feature that shows you exactly that! The dashboard’s newest metric, Comparable APY, shows the yield
Ahoy, mateys–our next Adventure is fast approaching! For all you greenhands out there, Adventures are an immersive experience that is a cross between a digital scavenger hunt and a turn-based game. Join one of six legendary pirate ships and compete against other crews to reap untold rewards and unlock