OHM is marketed as a free-floating reserve currency, which means that it is backed by a basket of different assets rather than a fiat currency.
This “free-floating” feature also means that the OHM token is subject to extreme bouts of volatility often seen in traditional cryptocurrencies like or , however—despite some doubts—the project has quickly gained traction since its inception in March 2021.
Backed by heavy meme culture and a strong community, OlympusDAO stands out among other DeFi projects thanks to its innovative tokenomics, which aims to control supply expansion through a host of novel solutions.
These include protocol-managed treasury of assets, protocol-owned liquidity, a staking rewards structure with up to 4,640% APY and a unique bonding mechanism.
The latter is designed to offer OHM at a discount to its current market value in exchange for liquidity pool tokens issued to participants providing liquidity to decentralized exchanges (DEXs) likeor .
“Olympus has a goal of becoming the reserve asset for all of DeFi,” said OlympusDAO bug bounty manager Proof Of Steve in a press release seen by Decrypt. “To achieve that, we need to ensure its security, and that’s exactly why the community authorized this bug bounty program with Immunefi.”
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