20.08.2021 Orphaned Blocks in Ethereum Incident Postmortem Friday night last week (Aug 20), a misconfiguration within Chorus One’s Lido Ethereum beacon chain setup led to a network-wide drop of participation of about 1% (measured by the so-called attestation rates) on the beacon chain. The issue was fixed within hours of the discovery by the involved teams.
Liquidity mining on Balancer wstETH/WETH MetaStable Pools Lido has integrated with Balancer v2 to launch a wstETH/WETH MetaStable pool with a liquidity mining program. This implementation allows users to have access to more forms of stETH liquidity as well as improving the efficiency and interconnectivity of protocol integrations.
Lido Referral Program - 1st Period Review We are excited to share the results of the first two weeks of Lido's referral program. The referral program was launched on July 19th 2021 (see blog post) and the first payout week starts on the 3rd. Referral rewards for this period are now available to be claimed via DeversiFi.
How To: A Guide to Collateralizing stETH with ARCx To improve the productivity and liquidity of stETH across the Ethereum space, Lido has integrated with ARCx. Lido has committed to allocating 100,000 LDO tokens for the first month of this initiative whilst ARCx will be allocating 125 ARCX tokens.