Cross-chain asset bridge and software hub ChainSwap has closed a $three million strategic funding spherical with participation from a few of the greatest names in decentralized finance and the crypto trade.
In an April 7 announcement, ChainSwap acknowledged that it raised the funds with a view to speed up its imaginative and prescient of making a multi-chain and multi-asset software hub.
Contributors included some massive names in crypto and DeFi similar to Alameda Analysis, OKEx’s enterprise arm OK Block Dream Fund, NGC Ventures, Spark Digital Capital, Metaconstant Ventures, CMS Holdings, Rarestone Captial, SRC Capital, DAO Ventures, and a variety of others.
The ChainSwap platform permits initiatives to seamlessly bridge between Ethereum, Binance Sensible Chain, and the Huobi Eco Chain (Heco). It plans so as to add cross-chain options for Bitcoin, Polkadot, and Solana sooner or later and has already begun with a Polkastarter bridge launched on March 21.
The protocol at present helps 18 tokens from numerous platforms together with stablecoins RAI and FEI, Polkastarter’s POLS, Vortex VTX token, Strongblock’s STRONG, and a variety of extra obscure listings which may be seamlessly swapped between the three at present supported blockchains.
It plans to launch its personal token which can be airdropped for protocol customers and holders of the AntiMatter token, MATTER. AntiMatter Finance is a light-weight on-chain DeFi perpetual by-product protocol at present working on testnet.
ChainSwap is considered one of a variety of multi-chain platforms getting into the DeFi area in latest months. Decentralized liquidity community THORChain can be launching what it calls a “multichain chaosnet” (MCCN) on April 13.
The multi-chain AMM will compete with the likes of Uniswap v3 when it goes live in early Might. Thor’s native token RUNE rallied to all-time highs in late February after Multicoin Capital revealed it had accrued a big place.