Miner Extractable Value (MEV)

We want to learn so we can lead, rather than follow a crowd.

Our client, a major financial services company, has a blockchain incubator that explores every aspect of the blockchain ecosystem, and they are interested in learning about the evolving DeFi space.

Application Deadline
February 28th, 2022
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Summary

Background

As part of a fortune 500 company in the financial space, we run a blockchain research team that explores the blockchain ecosystem. Whilst cryptocurrencies are important, we also actively investigate developments with the underlying technologies and look to build the next generation of financial applications.

Challenge

Miner Extractable Value (MEV) refers to the amount of profit that miners can extract from reordering and censoring transactions on the blockchain.

Our client, a major financial services company, has a blockchain incubator that explores every aspect of the blockchain ecosystem, and they are interested in learning about the evolving DeFi space. MEV is of particular interest to them and they want to find any innovators that understand this space and have research or products that solve problems that arise out of MEV.

Applications with a 60 second video are preferred.

What's in it for you?

Innovators that are working in this space and are offering the skills and/or products that answer our challenge, have the opportunity to:

  • Have services paid for
  • Collaborate on research with potential for publication or PR/marketing channels
  • Introductions to various parts of the corporate, including venture capital, where necessary