November 2, 2021, 2:47PM EDT
• 9 min read

On-chain profit strategies and MEV extraction

Quick Take

  • This is a written version of The Block Research’s video presentation about on-chain profit strategies and MEV extraction
  • Smart contract platforms with DeFi are full of profitable opportunities based on inefficiencies or harm to other users
  • Arbitration is the most frequent occurrence among on-chain opportunities
  • Flashbots successfully reduce negative externalities and generate additional income for miners

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