Doncho Karaivanov

Doncho Karaivanov is a co-founder of, developer at, and writer for The Chain Bulletin. Starting as a software engineer in 2011, he transitioned into creating a digital marketing company in 2015. He first got involved with blockchain in 2013, helping run a small mining operation with a coworker. In 2018 he co-founded The Chain Bulletin along with two university colleagues.

Impermanent Loss Explained With Examples & Math

  • Learn what impermanent loss is, how it manifests, and how to calculate it.
  • We use several examples and formulae for both standard and complex AMM-based pools to examine, explain, and plot impermanent loss.

How to Leverage Yield Farming on Alpha Homora – The Simple Guide

  • Learn how Alpha Homora works, how to open a leveraged position and earn more with the same amount of assets, and how to manage your positions.
  • We also explain how to choose a pool to leverage, the rules of leveraging on the platform, and how to calculate possible scenarios.

How to Buy Cryptocurrency – The Simple Guide

  • Learn how to buy cryptocurrency on four of the most prestigious crypto trading platforms in the world.
  • To make an informed decision, you need to research what each platform offers, i.e., supported assets and countries, fees, and payment methods.

Banknote Dream Team to Craft Bitcoin-Backed Paper Money

  • The dream team includes Larry Felix and Peter Vessenes, who founded Noteworthy in 2020 with the goal of producing digital currency banknotes.
  • The project will focus on robustness, uniting "the utility and security from the paper money, digital asset, and blockchain industries."

The Latest DeFi Craze: Big Data Protocol

  • The dataset marketplace platform has reached $6 billion in total value locked in less than three days.
  • Its liquidity mining program started on 6 March and will continue for 6 days and 3 months respectively for the BDP and bALPHA tokens.

How to Farm BNT on Bancor – The Simple Guide

  • Bancor's liquidity mining program offers lucrative APYs, impermanent loss protection, and single-sided exposure.
  • We explain how Bancor works, how its liquidity mining program works, and how to farm BNT rewards on the platform.

Bancor TVL Crosses $1 Billion, Community Votes on Extending Liquidity Mining Programs

  • The Bancor community is voting to extend the existing liquidity mining programs via two new proposals --- BIP 13 and BIP 14.
  • The former pertains to the LINK, WBTC, and ETH pools, while the latter pertains to the stablecoin pools.

How to Work With MetaMask – The Simple Guide

  • MetaMask offers the most convenient way of interacting with dapps.
  • We explain how the browser extension works, how to set it up, and how to use it to interact with various blockchains.

This is How DOGE Reacts When Elon Musk Tweets

  • The founder of Tesla and SpaceX has tweeted thirteen times about the meme coin in February.
  • The first tweet caused a spike of 40% in half an hour, while subsequent tweets produced mixed results.

The Rise of Bancor

  • The exchange was the first to prove the feasibility of AMM, but has since struggled to compete with other DeFi platforms.
  • However, through the introduction of several smart features and innovations, notably single-sided exposure, Bancor is surging among the DeFi ranks.