The platform for smart money

Layer 1 DeFi done right

Build fast, reward everyone, and scale without friction

Why Radix

A place where DeFi can thrive

Radix is the only decentralized network where developers will be able to build quickly without the constant threat of exploits and hacks, where every improvement will get rewarded, and where scale will never be a bottleneck.

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How Radix is building the future of DeFi

No math. Read this to learn about how Radix is building the future of DeFi. 30 pages of pure goodness!
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Atomic cross-shard consensus

Consensus math proof written with the University of California, Davis.

Use cases

Smart Money Apps

Radix is building an open, interconnected platform where the full range of powerful DeFi applications will be built securely and safely.

Asset Tokenization
Collateralized Lending
Perpetual Futures
Decentralized Exchanges
Web3 integrations
Liquid Staking
Yield Optimization
Options & Derivatives
NFTs
Flash Loans
Yield Incentives
CFMMs

Ecosystem

The Radix Ecosystem

A shared mission for 100 million DeFi users

Founded by Radix, supported by the best:

Radix team

A Team That Delivers

A track record of excellence and delivering complex products

Dan Hughes

Founder - Radix DLT Ltd

Piers Ridyard

CEO - Radix DLT Ltd

Director - Radix Tokens (Jersey) Limited

Russell Harvey

CTO - Radix DLT Ltd

Adam Simmons

Head of Strategy - Radix DLT Ltd

Andrew Jarrett

Director - Radix Tokens (Jersey) Ltd

James Cunningham-Davis

Director - Radix Tokens (Jersey) Ltd

Matthew Hine

Head of Product - Radix DLT Ltd

Stacey Williams

Chief of Staff

Alex Cyon

Developer - Radix DLT Ltd

Alex

Developer - Radix DLT Ltd

Artem Valmus

Consumer Applications Engineer - Radix DLT Ltd

Ben Fargher

Head of Partnerships - Radix DLT Ltd

Farrah Ather

Talent Acquisition Lead – Radix DLT Ltd

Jacob McAtamney

Social Media Manager – Radix DLT Ltd

Josh Primero

Developer – Radix DLT Ltd

Leroy Margolis

Head of Finance – Radix DLT Ltd

Lukasz Gasior

Developer – Radix DLT Ltd

Michal Zajda

Consensus Architect – Radix DLT Ltd

Mikael Perttula

Community Manager– Radix DLT Ltd

Raul Velaz Mayo

DevOps Lead – Radix DLT Ltd

Ray Offiah

Technical Writer – Radix DLT Ltd

Sergiy Yevtushenko

Developer – Radix DLT Ltd

Shambu Pujar

DevOps – Radix DLT Ltd

Theoklitos Christodolou

Developer – Radix DLT Ltd

Piers Ridyard

CEO - Radix DLT Ltd

Director - Radix Tokens (Jersey) Limited

Andrew Jarrett

Director - Radix Tokens (Jersey) Ltd

James Cunningham-Davis

Director - Radix Tokens (Jersey) Ltd

Sophie Donkin

Head of Operations - Radix Tokens Jersey Ltd

Radix Investors

Smart Money behind the Smart Money Platform

Radix Roadmap

Excellence, Step by Step

The path to unlimited scalability, developer royalties, and a great builder experience.

Betanet

A temporary test network supporting an intense period of public testing ahead of launch of the first version of the Radix mainnet: Olympia. Enable community participation in testing of wallets and nodes under real-world conditions.

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Olympia

Decentralized network foundations with simplified unsharded Cerberus consensus, low fees, 50tps, 5sec finality time, and dPOS. Hold, transact, and stake tokens for network security and rewards using basic Olympia Radix wallet.

Coming in Q2 2021

Alexandria

A new DeFi development experience with the Scrypto language and Radix Engine v2, running in a private environment for early builds and testing. Give developers a head start on experimentation with building DeFi concepts and reusable features for Radix.

Coming in Q4 2021

Babylon

An open, self-incentivizing DeFi ecosystem with Scrypto dApp network deployment, decentralized Royalty System, and open Blueprint Catalogue. Open up fully featured, secure DeFi dApp ecosystem capability on Radix.

Coming in 2022

Xi’an

Unlimited scalability and composability to carry DeFi into the global mainstream future with sharded, linearly scalable Cerberus consensus.

Coming in 2023

Cutting edge research

Radix Labs is where we research & test future Radix technology. Like Formula 1 for our DLT tech.

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A Breakthrough in Consensus Theory

Learn about Linear Scaling Without Breaking Composability

XRD Tokenomics

A Token to Power the Radix Ecosystem

XRD is the native token of the Radix Mainnet and may be used for securing the network, accessing DeFi, deploying smart contracts and paying for transactions.

Token Burn

100% of all transaction fees will be burned.

Lockup via PoS

53.8% of token supply is locked on average across POS networks.

Staking Rewards

300 million XRD per year will go to stakers for securing the network.

Easy Ramps

Our eXRD/XRD bridge will allow users to move quickly between Ethereum and Radix.

Lockup via DeFi

XRD is likely to be one of the key sources of user collateral for DeFi on Radix.

Fixed Token Supply

XRD has a maximum of supply of 24Bn tokens that will not be reached for at least 40 years.

The Radix ERC20 Token

A Token to Kickstart a DeFi Economy

eXRD was launched to ensure the mainnet is sufficiently decentralized, to build effective bridges between Ethereum and Radix, and to integrate key pieces of infrastructure, including:

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Learn more about Radix, discuss the latest news, and enjoy the company of other passionate Radvocates helping forge the future of finance.

Listen to the revolution

The Radix DeFi podcast

The DeFi Download covers all things about decentralized finance and crypto. Join us as we dive into the details on the projects and assets that are powering the DeFi revolution.

The DeFi Download

with Piers Ridyard
CEO, Radix DLT

Ren Protocol: bringing Bitcoin and DeFi together with trustless crypto magic.

Ren Protocol: bringing Bitcoin and DeFi together with trustless crypto magic.

Join Piers Ridyard as he talks to Ren CEO, Loong Wang to uncover the magic behind integrating with DeFi protocols, wrapping-free!

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Aave: Decentralised Debt and the Ghost Protocol

On this episode of the DeFi Download, join Piers Ridyard and Stani Kulechov CEO and founder, Aave as they discuss decentralised debt and the ghost protocol.

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Terra - a complete ecosystem for the future of finance

In this episode of the DeFi Download, Piers Ridyard interviews Do Kwon, the CEO of Terra. Their conversation delves into Do Kown’s background, which influenced the Terra platform's conception and growth, as well as the platform’s envisioned decentralised alternative to the traditional financial system.

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FAQs

What is Radix?

Radix is the first layer-one protocol specifically built to serve DeFi. This protocol is the basis of the Radix public network – a fully decentralized platform for DeFi applications and users. Decentralized finance applications are currently built on protocols that are not fit for this purpose, leading to congestion, hacks and developer frustration. Radix changes this by introducing a scalable, secure-by-design, composable platform with a DeFi centric development environment to make it easy to build and launch scalable DeFi products.

What is a DLT?

DLT means decentralized ledger technology. Blockchains and DAGs are types of DLTs. Radix has a novel data structure and consensus design and so it is different from blockchains and DAGs, hence why Radix is often referred to generally as a “DLT”.

What is Scalability?

Scalability typically refers to the amount of transactions the network can process over a period of time (often measured in TPS - transactions per second) and how fast the network can finalize transactions (seconds, minutes, hours). Radix provides transaction finality in seconds. And when fully rolled out, Radix’s sharded Cerberus consensus will enable a “linearly scalable” network which means that the more nodes you put to work the more transactions the network can process.

What is DeFi

Decentralized Finance are financial tools running on top of a decentralized ledger. For example, decentralized exchanges, lending/borrowing platforms, automated market makers (like Uniswap), and hedge funds. DeFi has the potential to replace global financial systems with a more democratic, competitive system built by a new generation of innovators.

How scalable is Radix?

There are no fundamental theoretical limitations to the total number of independent transactions Cerberus can process concurrently in distinct shards. In that regard, Cerberus scales linearly with the number of nodes.

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