Trustless trading for the BNC/kUSD pair will go live following a 48-hour period of one- or two-sided bootstrap provisioning on Karura.

Karura Swap, the AMM-style decentralized exchange on Kusama, has joined forces with Bifrost Finance to introduce its newest trading pair BNC/kUSD. …


As the Acala Crowdloan approaches, signaling the imminent launch of Acala and its DeFi liquidity hub on Polkadot, Acala is introducing a new way to prepare for the event and become eligible for bonus ACA rewards in addition to an exclusive NFT.

Today we’re launching Acala Quests, a gamified experience…


A comprehensive checklist to help you prepare for the Acala Crowdloan and get your share of the network before launch

Update: Parachain slot auctions have been officially announced by Polkadot to begin on November 11th, so you can now begin unbonding your DOT in preparation for the Acala Crowdloan.

Polkadot’s…


Acala Launches Liquid Staking for Polkadot & Kusama, Announces Partnerships with Blockdaemon and Chainlink, and Awards the First Acala Grant to Nuts Finance

September was another creative and productive month as Acala debuted KSM Liquid Staking on its sister network Karura, formed new partnerships with Blockdaemon and Chainlink, and awarded…


Top infrastructure provider now supports Acala’s KSM Liquid Staking product on the Karura parachain

Acala, the decentralized finance network and liquidity hub of Polkadot is pleased to announce its partnership with Blockdaemon, a top-performing blockchain infrastructure provider, to support its newly-launched staking derivatives for Polkadot (DOT) and Kusama (KSM).

The…


Stake Your KSM on Karura & Earn from 350,000 KAR in Rewards

KSM Liquid Staking has arrived — and to celebrate, Acala is kicking off a two-week liquidity mining program to reward the Karura community with 350,000 KAR. …


Acala’s Treasury Raises Over $61 Million, Acala EVM+ Introduces Full-Compatibility for Ethereum DApps, and kUSD Launches As First Stablecoin for Polkadot and Kusama.

With another momentous month behind us, it’s time again to take stock and express our gratitude to the incredible community supporting both Acala and Karura. …


After years of hard work and development, the Polkadot ecosystem is gearing up for the launch of numerous parachains that will set the foundation for its interoperable blockchain ecosystem. As one of the first parachains planned to go live, Acala is focused on hitting the ground running with a full…


Join the exclusive network ownership event to strengthen the Acala Treasury and ensure Acala’s long-term sustainability and growth.

Registration opens for the “Build Acala: Ready the Treasury” token event at: 1:00pm UTC on Sunday, Aug 15, 2021.

Space is limited and first come, first-served with eligibility requirements outlined on info.acala.network. …


Karura Swap launches with the first trustless trading pair, Acala at EthCC, and more.

With the genesis event complete, the Acala team has been powering through the Karura launch roadmap, strategically enabling the network’s DeFi protocols and operations, including: the native KAR token distribution, cross-chain transfers for KSM from Kusama…

Robin Whitney

Growth & Community Acala, Karura

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