Collected writing and research from the Paradigm team


7.28.2021 | Dave White, Dan Robinson, Hayden Adams

[latexpage] Introduction This paper introduces a new type of automated market maker, or AMM, that helps traders on Ethereum efficiently execute large orders. We call it the time-weighted average market [→]

Ethereum Reorgs After The Merge

7.20.2021 | Georgios Konstantopoulos, Vitalik Buterin

There has recently been discussion about the possibility of miners adopting a hypothetical modified Ethereum client that allows them to essentially accept bribes to make a short reorg of the [→]

Expanding our Research Team

7.16.2021 | Matt Huang

At Paradigm, we have always been focused on finding special people, whether it’s the entrepreneurs we back, or the people we bring onto our team. We value slope over intercept, [→]

Joining Paradigm

7.6.2021 | Anish Agnihotri

I’m excited to announce that I’ve joined Paradigm as a Research Associate to help Fred Ehrsam, Matt Huang, and the rest of team Paradigm build the best crypto-native investment firm [→]

Creators, Communities, and Crypto Part II

6.23.2021 | Fred Ehrsam

[This post originally appeared on] Almost exactly one year ago, Jesse Walden, Blake Robbins, and I speculated about the future of Creators, Communities, and Crypto. Little did we know [→]

Uniswap v3: The Universal AMM

6.7.2021 | Dan Robinson

Introduction Uniswap v3 (paper) allows liquidity providers to provide custom amounts of liquidity in selected price ranges. This unlocks tremendous capital efficiency gains for liquidity providers who can manually adjust [→]

How mistX uses Flashbots bundles to provide frontrunning protection

6.1.2021 | Hasu

After covering CowSwap on Uncommon Core a few days ago, today I looked at another "gasless exchange" - mistX. When making a gasless trade, the trader does not pay a [→]

Booby Trapping the Ethereum Blockchain

5.27.2021 | samczsun

This is the second in a series of blog posts about bugs I've found in go-ethereum (Geth). If you haven't already, take a look at Part 1 here. Today's post is about a [→]

Liquidity Mining on Uniswap v3

5.18.2021 | Dan Robinson

Uniswap v3 replaces fungible ERC-20 liquidity positions with non-fungible ERC-721 liquidity positions. Does that mean it no longer supports flexible Uniswap-v2-style liquidity mining? Or that liquidity mining programs will have [→]

Joining Paradigm

5.18.2021 | Casey Caruso

I’m incredibly excited to announce that I’m joining Paradigm alongside Matt Huang, Fred Ehrsam, and the rest of the team in their mission to build a world-class cryptocurrency investment firm. [→]