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Aave DAO Votes to Integrate Chainlink Proof of Reserves to Tighten Network Security
Although the decentralized lending protocol’s data is inherently on-chain, introducing Chainlink’s PoR would help mitigate the risk of attacks on the Aave protocol.
CDCROP: Ghosts in a pool (MidJourney/CoinDesk)

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Chainlink Whale ‘Oldwhite’ Used More Than 150 Wallets to Avoid Staking Limits
The crypto wallet labeled “Oldwhite” on OpenSea is connected to over 1 million staked LINK tokens, blockchain data shows, even though Chainlink officials tried to get "greater inclusion" from a broad base of participants by limiting each wallet to 7,000 LINK tokens.
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Chainlink’s First Staking Pool Pulls in $170M of LINK Tokens, Hitting Community Limit After 2 Days
Staking started Tuesday, and 24.27 million LINK tokens were locked in by Thursday to secure the network.
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Sergey Nazarov (Chainlink Labs)
Chainlink Staking Opens With Initial $51M Inflow
Staking started Tuesday, and 7 million LINK tokens were locked in the first 30 minutes to secure the network.
Sergey Nazarov (Chainlink Labs)

Sergey Nazarov (Chainlink Labs)
Blockchain Data Provider Chainlink Launches Staking of Its Native Token LINK
Staking will provide incentives that will enable the Chainlink system to grow, according to co-founder Sergey Nazarov.
Sergey Nazarov (Chainlink Labs)

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‘Proof of Reserves’ Emerges as a Favored Way to Prevent Another FTX
Several exchanges, including Binance, have announced plans to use the auditing technique to reassure customers.
CDCROP: Magnifying Glass Focusing Sunlight Into a Spot (MirageC/Getty Images)

CDCROP: Sergey Nazarov (left) and Jonathan Ehrenfeld Solé (Chainlink Labs)
SWIFT Is Partnering With Chainlink: Here’s the Down-low on the Blockchain Data Provider
Chainlink said it is helping Belgium-based SWIFT make token transfers and communicate across all blockchain environments.
CDCROP: Sergey Nazarov (left) and Jonathan Ehrenfeld Solé (Chainlink Labs)

CDCROP: Chainlink
Hedge Fund Two Sigma to Provide Data to Blockchain Information Network Chainlink
The massive fund, which manages about $60 billion in assets, will provide derivatives-related data to Chainlink.
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CDCROP: Swift Financial logo on window (Swift)
SWIFT Partners With Crypto Data Provider Chainlink on Cross-Chain Protocol in TradFi Play
Interest from institutional investors moving into crypto has been “undeniable,” according to SWIFT’s Strategy Director.
CDCROP: Swift Financial logo on window (Swift)