Compound Finance Daily Snapshot
18 FEB 2023 (SATURDAY)
What Is Compound?
Compound Finance is a decentralized lending and borrowing protocol, built on top of Ethereum blockchain where users are free to lend and borrow their crytpos on this platform.
Our analysis here would look into the day-to-day changes of all borrowing, lending, deposit and withdrawal activities that happened overnight here.
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Overnight Borrowing Activities
This report analyses the borrowing rates of various crypto tokens with the lowest borrowing rates on February 18th, 2023.
The borrowing rate for Pax Dollar (USDP) was 1.65%, with no change from the previous day. Ether (ETH) had a borrowing rate of 2.72%, representing a 0.020740% increase from the previous day.
Wrapped Bitcoin (WBTC) had a borrowing rate of 2.86%, representing a 0.002315% increase from the previous day. Lastly, DAI and COMP had borrowing rates of 3.27% and 3.38% respectively.
Overall, borrowing rates for crypto tokens remained relatively stable on February 18th, 2023. The only token to experience a significant change was DAI, which saw a 0.675747% decrease in the borrowing rate. The other tokens saw minimal changes or no changes at all.
Overnight Lending Activities
This section of the article analyses the lending rates and percentage change in lending rates of the five most popular crypto tokens as of February 18th, 2023 with the highest lending rates.
The highest lending rate of 4.82% was observed for Aave Token (AAVE). This was followed by USD Coin (USDC) at 1.97%, Tether (USDT) at 1.76%, Dai (DAI) at 1.42% and SushiToken (SUSHI) at 0.97%.
The greatest percentage change in lending rate was observed for Dai (DAI) at -0.612219%, followed by Aave Token (AAVE) at 0.500260%,
Overall, the lending rates for these five tokens were relatively stable. This indicates that the demand for these tokens is relatively steady, with no significant changes in supply or demand.
Overnight Deposit and Withdrawal Activities
On February 18, 2023, the total supply (USD) of various crypto tokens was analysed. The following section provides an overview of the total supply of the crypto tokens in Compound Finance as of 18 Feb 2023, as well as the change in their respective total supply from the day before.
$31M worth of DAI and $1.7M worth of COMP and $59K of UNI were deposited into the Compound protocol on 2023-02-18 as the overall crypto market was trading up on this day.
On the other hand, $25M USDC, 750K ETH and $690K worth of ZRX were withdrawn.