Quantstamp Community Update - September 2021

Quantstamp Announcements
October 8, 2021

What’s Trending

🥳 We’re Hiring! Quantstamp is hiring for positions including junior and senior auditing engineers. Learn more about these roles.

Notable Audits

🕒 Solana, a scalable Layer 1 blockchain aiming to boost transaction speed through an innovation called Proof of History (PoH).

📊 Saffron Finance, an asset-collateralization and customized risk protocol for DeFi.

⚖️ Ondo Finance, where crypto-asset investors can trade the risk and reward balance of pooled assets.

☢️ Tokemak, the Token Reactor, aims to bring sustainable liquidity to DeFi.


Event Season Kicks Off

This past month was full of events, and we are grateful for the opportunity to catch up with Quantstamp friends old and new.

ETHGlobal's biggest event, #ETHOnline, kicked off September 17 and runs until October 15. Quantstamp is thrilled to be among an amazing lineup of sponsors. 

On September 29, Quantstamp CEO Richard Ma presented Surviving DeFi: Flashloans and Economic Attacks at #Playful, a DeFi and NFT Summit hosted by Dystopia Labs


A number of Quantstamp team members were in New York for Messari Mainnet where Richard moderated a panel on NFTs for the Future, featuring Pooja Shah, Anett Rolikova, and Simon de la Rouviere.

On Tuesday night at Mainnet, Quantstamp hosted a party at TAO nightclub (along with FODL and the Delta Blockchain Fund, celebrating their recent debut). The night included music from Chicago House Legend Gene Hunt and a VIP tuna cutting. Thank you to everyone who was able to join us.


On Wednesday, we co-hosted a DeFi Pirate Party along with Clipper at the Frying Pan on Pier 66.

 

Quantstamp to Audit Solana’s Core Infrastructure


Quantstamp will be auditing Solana’s core infrastructure. Learn more about this scalable Layer 1 blockchain and how its key innovation, Proof of History (PoH), aims to boost transaction speed in our latest post.

The Indexes Unlocking More Efficient DeFi Exposure


Indexes are an essential component of any advanced market, giving investors exposure to an entire sector by investing in a single asset.

In DeFi, they are not only efficient, but affordable and permissionless as well. In this recent post, we meet some of the innovative teams bringing indexes to DeFi, including Cryptex Finance, Set Protocol, Index Coop, and Synthetix.

Upcoming Events

Lisbon Blockchain Week // October 19 - 25
📍 Lisbon

In October, you’ll find much of the Quantstamp team in Portugal attending Lisbon Blockchain Week! 

NFT.NYC // November 1-4
📍 NYC

Join us in NYC again in November at NFT.NYC, the leading annual non-fungible token event. Quantstamp will be hosting some events, so keep your eyes out for coming announcements!

Media Mentions

Business Insider: Crypto activity in Asia has grown over 700% in a year thanks to a boom in DeFi: Chainalysis

CoinDesk: Solana-Based Prediction Market Uses DeFi Yields to Finance ‘No Loss’ Betting

CoinDesk: Large Institutional, DeFi Activities Dominate India Crypto: Chainalysis

The Block: Former ConsenSys venture exec launches $50 million fund, with backing from large family offices

 

Keep up with Quantstamp

Follow us on LinkedIn, like us on Facebook, check out our Github, follow us on Twitter, join the conversation on Reddit, subscribe to our Youtube Channel, or sign up for our newsletter

Note: This update includes information and forward-looking statements about upcoming events and concepts under continuing development. Schedules, features, and functionality are subject to change or cancellation at any time and you are not to place undue reliance on this information or any forward-looking statements.




Quantstamp Announcements
October 8, 2021

What’s Trending

🥳 We’re Hiring! Quantstamp is hiring for positions including junior and senior auditing engineers. Learn more about these roles.

Notable Audits

🕒 Solana, a scalable Layer 1 blockchain aiming to boost transaction speed through an innovation called Proof of History (PoH).

📊 Saffron Finance, an asset-collateralization and customized risk protocol for DeFi.

⚖️ Ondo Finance, where crypto-asset investors can trade the risk and reward balance of pooled assets.

☢️ Tokemak, the Token Reactor, aims to bring sustainable liquidity to DeFi.


Event Season Kicks Off

This past month was full of events, and we are grateful for the opportunity to catch up with Quantstamp friends old and new.

ETHGlobal's biggest event, #ETHOnline, kicked off September 17 and runs until October 15. Quantstamp is thrilled to be among an amazing lineup of sponsors. 

On September 29, Quantstamp CEO Richard Ma presented Surviving DeFi: Flashloans and Economic Attacks at #Playful, a DeFi and NFT Summit hosted by Dystopia Labs


A number of Quantstamp team members were in New York for Messari Mainnet where Richard moderated a panel on NFTs for the Future, featuring Pooja Shah, Anett Rolikova, and Simon de la Rouviere.

On Tuesday night at Mainnet, Quantstamp hosted a party at TAO nightclub (along with FODL and the Delta Blockchain Fund, celebrating their recent debut). The night included music from Chicago House Legend Gene Hunt and a VIP tuna cutting. Thank you to everyone who was able to join us.


On Wednesday, we co-hosted a DeFi Pirate Party along with Clipper at the Frying Pan on Pier 66.

 

Quantstamp to Audit Solana’s Core Infrastructure


Quantstamp will be auditing Solana’s core infrastructure. Learn more about this scalable Layer 1 blockchain and how its key innovation, Proof of History (PoH), aims to boost transaction speed in our latest post.

The Indexes Unlocking More Efficient DeFi Exposure


Indexes are an essential component of any advanced market, giving investors exposure to an entire sector by investing in a single asset.

In DeFi, they are not only efficient, but affordable and permissionless as well. In this recent post, we meet some of the innovative teams bringing indexes to DeFi, including Cryptex Finance, Set Protocol, Index Coop, and Synthetix.

Upcoming Events

Lisbon Blockchain Week // October 19 - 25
📍 Lisbon

In October, you’ll find much of the Quantstamp team in Portugal attending Lisbon Blockchain Week! 

NFT.NYC // November 1-4
📍 NYC

Join us in NYC again in November at NFT.NYC, the leading annual non-fungible token event. Quantstamp will be hosting some events, so keep your eyes out for coming announcements!

Media Mentions

Business Insider: Crypto activity in Asia has grown over 700% in a year thanks to a boom in DeFi: Chainalysis

CoinDesk: Solana-Based Prediction Market Uses DeFi Yields to Finance ‘No Loss’ Betting

CoinDesk: Large Institutional, DeFi Activities Dominate India Crypto: Chainalysis

The Block: Former ConsenSys venture exec launches $50 million fund, with backing from large family offices

 

Keep up with Quantstamp

Follow us on LinkedIn, like us on Facebook, check out our Github, follow us on Twitter, join the conversation on Reddit, subscribe to our Youtube Channel, or sign up for our newsletter

Note: This update includes information and forward-looking statements about upcoming events and concepts under continuing development. Schedules, features, and functionality are subject to change or cancellation at any time and you are not to place undue reliance on this information or any forward-looking statements.




December 13, 2022

Quantstamp Community Update - November 2022

Presenting our research paper at DICG 2022, wrapping up our event season, hiring and audits. Here's what happened at Quantstamp in November.

November 8, 2022

Quantstamp Community Update - October 2022

Offchain Labs acquires Prysmatic Labs, Google Cloud announces node-hosting services, presenting at Devcon, and lots of audits. Here's what happened at Quantstamp in October.

October 25, 2022

Rollup Escape Hatches

After years of effort, rollups are becoming mainstream components of the Ethereum ecosystem. An escape hatch is a method to recover digital assets or program state from a rollup when sequencers or validators are offline, a critical security feature if something goes wrong, and crucial given the complexity of these systems.