Hummingbot Bi-weekly #20

v0.16.0 release, Dolomite interview, $ONE Makers updates, WeChat group, and more

Hummingbot Bi-weekly #20

Welcome to Hummingbot Bi-weekly #20, your regular dose of updates about new features ๐Ÿค–, upcoming events ๐ŸŽ‰, and announcements from our rapidly expanding community ๐Ÿ‘ช!


๐Ÿ”‘ NEW! Hummingbot v0.16.0

Today, we shipped Hummingbot version 0.16.0! This release adds a number of improvements to the pure market making strategy, including the new penny-jumping mode. We also added more developer documentation and fixed more bugs!


๐ŸŽฏ ONE Makers $10 mil Community Goal Achieved!

๐Ÿ‘ Congratulations on achieving the community goal of $10 mil trading volume, $ONE Makers! ย The extra 10 ETH bonus will be paid proportional to each bounty hunter's contribution to September's total volume.

In recognition of the great achievement of our $ONE Makers community, Harmony has decided to extend the $ONE Makers program to October and beyond! For October, we will keep the rewards exactly the same as September, except for the community prize.


In addition, we're discussing liquidity bounties with other projects and exchanges. The concept of empowering the community to earn rewards from market making is very appealing, and we're in the process of finalizing the structure/mechanics of a more scalable platform for liquidity bounties. We plan to make a formal announcement around the end of October. STAY TUNED! ๐Ÿ‘๏ธ


๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Interview with Corey Caplan, Co-founder of Dolomite

We are rolling out an Interview Series in Hummingbot Live to introduce interesting crypto projects, and learn experience from seasoned Hummingbot users. Itโ€™s super fun!

The first project featured in Hummingbot Live Interview Series is Dolomite, a decentralized exchange built on top of the Loopring protocol, designed to achieve high transaction volume. ย Dolomite has recently launched its exchange, in which Hummingbot played an integral role of providing liquidity for the exchange.

The Dolomite team looked to Hummingbot as a more cost effective, DIY alternative to paying expensive market makers to provide liquidity for their exchange.

We are big fans of the Dolomite team and what they have accomplished, and they provide a great example and proof point of Hummingbotโ€™s mission of open finance. ย Providing liquidity to newly established exchanges is a compelling use case for Hummingbot, helping to kick start new entrants and provide them with help to compete with existing exchanges.

In this Hummingbot Live, we are very excited to interview Corey Caplan, Co-founder of Dolomite to learn more about their project and their experience integrating with Hummingbot!

Donโ€™t forget to tune in the next episode of Hummingbot Live here this Thursday at 9:30 am (PDT)!


๐Ÿฅ‚ Catch up with us in Japan!

#DeFi Assemble Osaka | 0x, imToken & Hummingbot

Will you be at DevCon 5 this October in Japan?

0x, Hummingbot, and imToken invite you to join this super team of DeFi projects for an evening of engaging discussion and networking during DevCon in Osaka. Only a few spots left!


๐Ÿฟ Crypto snacks

A curated list of recently-published content about crypto trading, #DeFi, and other topics that might be interesting for Hummingbot users and developers

๐Ÿญ Have you by any chance read our latest blog post Hummingbot Strategy Hacks 101 share in our previous newsletter? In that post, we shared how to use Hummingbot to achieve strategies like TWAP and triangle arbitrage that are currently not directly available in Hummingbot. Itโ€™s worth checking out!

๐ŸŒถ Last week, the crypto market witnessed a ~20% flash crash, in Explaining the Crypto Flash Crash, the author attempts to explain the reasons behind.

๐Ÿฅ  In the lasted episode of Unconfirmed podcast, Nik Tomaino, general partner of 1confirmation, talks about his take on Libra, thoughts on DeFi trends, and more.

๐Ÿฏ Bitwise provided an updated report to the SEC on the evaluation of the real volume of digital asset exchanges, showing that the quality of reported volume is improving and the market is becoming increasingly efficient.


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