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Agoric is a Proof-of-Stake chain with composable JavaScript smart contracts. Rapidly build and deploy secure DeFi on-chain and into a thriving economy with RUN, our stable local currency, and BLD, our native staking token.

Why you'll earn faster

Connect your dapp to a vibrant economy

Market Services

Easy access to liquidity and DeFi services including treasury vaults, governance, and the Automated Market Maker.

Cross-Chain Assets

Bring assets from the Cosmos and Ethereum networks directly to your project. A world of users and opportunities at your fingertips.

Resource Management

Agoric components help keep your focus on building your application, not on complex protocol integrations and third-party code

How you’ll thrive in
the Agoric economy

We’ve been working in smart contracts for decades, since long before it was called blockchain. Agoric was founded on open-source principles optimized for a booming, collaborative, public economy.

  • Public Chain

    Where market participants bid to have their transactions confirmed by validators. Stakers delegate their native staking token to validators to incentivize the correct execution of transactions, and are rewarded for securing the network.

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    Public Chain
  • Local Currency Machine

    A consistent unit of account that enables dapps to work together. Because they have consistent pricing, businesses can budget for the resources they need. Keeps services in a fair and balanced economy.

    Local Currency
  • Staking

    The Staking Market is where market participants in the Agoric ecosystem bid to have their transactions confirmed by validators. Stakers delegate their native staking token BLD to validators to incentivize the correct execution of transactions. Staking tokens give validators the right to participate in the network by validating transactions, and stakers earn rewards for securing the network. Validators who misbehave have their (delegated) stake slashed.


Technical partners supporting our infrastructure

The tools and resources to augment your project to the next level

Chainlink provides a decentralized oracle network

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IBC is a rapidly growing inter-blockchain communication protocol

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MetaMask is an industry-leading crypto wallet

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How your assets
are protected

A complete security architecture means you get to focus on building your vision

For Developers

Focus on what your smart contract does best, while easily partitioning risk and protecting yourself from bugs in third-party code. All in the familiar language of JavaScript.

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For Market Participants

With our smart contracts, you will either get what you wanted or get a full refund, even if the smart contract is buggy or malicious.

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Helping secure our ecosystem

Top-tier validators on our testnet

Our industry-leading investors

Recent Publications

April 23, 2021

Incentivized Testnet: Phase 1 Recap

We started off Phase 1 of the incentivized testet with a full week of tasks and challenges, all based around the theme of onboarding. The phase’s activities were dedicated to setting up the validator environment and getting familiar with the Agoric network.
March 15, 2021

Agoric Smart Contracts: Where’s the Crypto?

The Agoric Distributed Programming Platform speeds up defi development by abstracting away cryptographic protocol design.
agoric newsletter
March 3, 2021

March Newsletter

Our updates, upcoming events and reading picks.

Upcoming Events

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    12:00am UTC

    Join to learn about our incentivized

    testnet and all the progress

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    Stake.Fish AMA

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    4pm UTC

    Our monthly deep-dive explores a

    different pillar of Agoric

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    Monthly Pillar Series