March 10, 2022, 5:27AM EST
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Layer by Layer Issue 23: Solana, NEAR, and Polkadot

Quick Take

  • In this weekly series, we dive into some of the most interesting data and developments across the Layer 1 blockchain landscape, from DeFi and bridges to network activity and funding
  • Within L1 ecosystems with significant TVL, DeFi protocols continue to face the challenge of attracting and directing liquidity within their ecosystems
  • As cross-chain infrastructure continues to be optimized, DeFi products like stablecoins and liquid-staked tokens may offer a chance for newly launched blockchains with smaller ecosystems to promote user activity and boost their connectivity with other networks
  • This week, we take a look at Solana, NEAR, and Polkadot

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