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Introduction to THORChain

Introduction to THORChain

What is THORChain?

“An overly simplistic explanation is that THORChain is “like Uniswap, but multi-chain.” – Erik Voorhees, founder of ShapeShift. THORChain is...

Intro to THORChain RUNE ($RUNE)

Rune is the native asset to the THORChain ecosystem. With the native $RUNE token, a holder has the ability to...

How to choose a THORChain wallet

Each interface of THORChain has a set of wallets which can be used to swap and deposit or withdraw liquidity...

What makes THORChain unique?

As the importance of cross-chain swaps becomes more and more apparent, many other protocols are working to bring interoperability among...

Intro to THORChain synths

In the context of THORChain (TC), synths are primitives for both higher-order financial features, as well as fully-secured, fully-backed synthetic...

How to swap tokens on THORChain

THORChain is a blockchain network that operates as a cross-chain decentralised exchange (DEX). Built on the Cosmos SDK and using...

How do I acquire native Rune ?

Native RUNE is the native asset on the THORChain blockchain, with the address format “thorxxxxxx”. Do keep in mind that...

How to Provide Liquidity on THORChain

Liquidity providers earn rewards in exchange for supplying their assets to the network. Their assets are added to pools which...

What are block rewards on THORChain?

THORChain (TC) has a maximum supply of 500m native RUNE, and 44% (or 220m) of this supply was set aside...

THORChain pooling: Symmetrical and asymmetrical pooling

Recall that Liquidity Pools (LP) on THORChain (TC) are always rebalanced to 50:50 of the value of the two assets...

What is impermanent loss protection on THORChain?

All Liquidity Pools (LP) are exposed to Impermanent Loss (IL), when the price ratio of the two assets in the...

What is THORChain? Part 2

THORChain is a cross-chain liquidity network built as an independent blockchain protocol on Cosmos, the so-called “Internet of blockchains”.  THORChain...

What is THORSwap?

THORSwap is a decentralized exchange (DEX) that supports multiple blockchains by utilizing the THORChain network (please see here our THORCHain...

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