Mantra Dao, a community-governed Decentralized Finance (DeFi) platform with a focus on staking, lending, and governance, has announced it has finished its initial membership offering on August 16. In total, the project has raised $5.9 million.
The first testnet for the MimbleWimble implementation on Litecoin remains on track for a September launch, lead developer David Burkett said in a July update yesterday.
Among the various aspects of the impending launch was focussing on the Initial Block Download in the last month, said Burkett.
Bitcoin (BTC) rose to fill a significant gap in its price history on Aug. 3 as bulls remained in control and took BTC/USD towards $12,000.
Data from price charts including Coin360 showed the largest cryptocurrency rising once more on Monday, after a correction to $11,000.