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Hedera Ecosystem Strengthens DeFi with Pyth Network Price Oracles Integration

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  • Hedera integrates Pyth Network oracles, enhancing DeFi development with over 400 financial data feeds.
  • First DeFi dapp integration with HLiquity showcases the practical application and benefits of Pyth Price Feeds on Hedera.

Hedera has officially welcomed the integration of Pyth Network price feed oracles into its ecosystem, marking a significant leap forward for developers and DeFi enthusiasts alike. This collaboration paves the way for an influx of over 400 financial data feeds, directly accessible to those building on the Hedera platform.

Revolutionizing DeFi Development

The integration of Pyth Network’s sophisticated price oracles stands as a testament to Hedera’s commitment to simplifying and enhancing the DeFi development experience. With the inclusion of these industry-leading price feeds, developers are now equipped with the tools necessary to create more reliable, efficient, and innovative decentralized applications.

This advancement is particularly crucial for the development of DeFi products, where accurate and timely financial data is paramount.

Pyth Network, known for its oracle network designed to deliver low-latency, real-world data to blockchains, brings a new layer of security and transparency to the table, as formerly reported by ETHNews.

For Hedera’s developers, this means the ability to construct DeFi applications that can seamlessly pull live price data, including a wide array of financial instruments such as foreign exchange pairs, equities, and ETFs. This integration not only enhances DeFi applications on Hedera but also bridges the gap between decentralized finance and traditional financial services.

A Milestone for Hedera: First DeFi Dapp Integration

HLiquity, a prominent DeFi platform on Hedera, has earned the distinction of being the first to leverage Pyth Network’s price data. This decentralized borrowing protocol allows users to obtain interest-free loans against HBAR, with payouts in HCHF—a stablecoin pegged to the Swiss franc.

A key feature of HLiquity is the maintenance of a minimum collateral ratio of 110%, with Pyth Price Feeds playing a crucial role in actively tracking the current prices of HBAR and CHF to ensure the protocol and user vaults remain over-collateralized. To explore this development in more depth, you can watch the YouTube video below.

The Catalyst for Trust and Innovation

The integration of Pyth Network with Hedera’s dapps is more than a technological enhancement; it’s a foundational shift towards building a more trustworthy DeFi ecosystem.

Pyth’s innovative approach to combating bad data and its capacity to provide real-time market insights are pivotal in ensuring the stability and reliability of DeFi applications. This, in turn, sets the stage for broader mainstream adoption of decentralized financial services.

Ladet Maryellen, a vocal supporter of cryptocurrency innovations, echoed the enthusiasm surrounding this development in her recent tweet.

This sentiment echoes the community’s optimism about the potential of these integrations to redefine the DeFi landscape on Hedera.

While DeFi on Hedera is still in its nascent stages, platforms like SaucerSwap have already set a high bar, attracting thousands of active wallets each month and boasting a total value locked (TVL) of roughly $150 million. This significantly outpaces competitors and showcases the burgeoning potential of Hedera’s DeFi ecosystem.

At the time of writing, the price of Hedera native token, HBAR, had drop 3.59% in the last 24 hours, fell to price of $0.1257. But, this represents an increase of 11.72% over the past 7 days.

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