If Autumn represents progress and maturity, then Opium is certainly flowing with the seasons. As September draws to a close, we contributors are proudly looking back at all the developments. …


The season is changing, and so are we: As summer comes to a close, the team here at Opium are reflecting on our many successes in terms of developments and product updates, and we are optimistically looking forward to next season.

This month’s highlights are as follows:

Product Updates

ReaIT.co Decentralized Protection

A game-changing development has occurred on the ReaIT.co platform; users can finally get protected by Opium’s decentralized insurance, meaning properties on the platform can access coverage for more than just water and fire damage.

Now, thanks to Opium, ReaIT members can rest easy knowing…


Users of RealT platform can get decentralised protection

Why it is important

RealT.co is a progressive technology platform that offers investors the ability to purchase fractional real estate powered by blockchain. For around $50, you can purchase one token (or as many as you would like to invest) of a property. …


July has been a lovely summer month for the Opium team and the Opium community, with some exciting developments happening, meeting our passionate builders face-to-face, as well as launching some interesting new products.

Here’s a rundown of what we’ve been up to:

Product Updates

Staking Pool Performance

Every Friday, we will now be posting our…


Summary: Opium and UMA combine their efforts and tools to show how off-chain data can be brought to Ethereum to grow the DeFi ecosystem. UMA’s Optimistic Oracle solution brings real-world data to Blockchain in a seamless, cheap and fast way. …


Optimistic oracles, olive oil futures, $Opium on Polygon and BSC, NFTs collection, new liquidity mining, first continuous insurance and we are hiring…

In a few years time we’ll look back at Q1 2021 and realize that it has been a pivotal time for crypto. Technological advancements, institutional adoption, an enormous influx of new users driven by the NFT craze and incredible innovations in DeFi — we have never been more bullish on…


1inch is a DEX aggregator that brings together liquidity from various DEXs. By splitting orders across multiple DEXes in one transaction, 1inch maintains the lowest slippage and bridges liquidity if a particular trading pair loses liquidity across all DEXes.

1INCH team has decided to cooperate with Opium Network to develop…


Opium Network is very excited to be among the first adopters of pNetwork’s new bridge for the Binance Smart Chain, enabling ETH and Ethereum-based tokens to be moved to the Binance Smart Chain. It is a small step for humanity, but an interesting step for Opium Network in testing the…


Oliva Futures issues first decentralized olive oil derivatives on the Opium Platform

Why we need decentralized derivatives?

A lot has changed since the first financial derivatives contracts were issued. Several centuries ago, rice futures were issued on the Dojima Rice Exchange as one of the first financial derivative products. Today…


Team Updates

Opium Team & Investors Vesting Pause

A few weeks ago, Opium Team and early investors of the project agreed to extend their token vesting schedule voluntarily. The tokens were linearly vested for 4 years and 2 years, respectively, but are now also subject to a 180-day vesting pause. The decision showcases the long-term commitment of early…

Opium Team

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