Aave

Built Aave Protocol, an open source and non-custodial liquidity protocol

Website
aave.com
Headquarters
London, United Kingdom
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Stani Kulechov
Year founded
2017

Aave is a decentralized and open source protocol that offers a variety of financial tools and services. Users can earn interest on deposits and swap and borrow digital assets. Aave is self-custodial, so when a user makes a deposit, no company or centralized authority controls their funds. The whole system is trustless – loans are automatically negotiated by a series of smart contracts, so depositors and borrowers can be complete strangers.

Aave built the Aave Protocol in order to create a more transparent, equitable and inclusive alternative to mainstream finance.
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