Gauntlet Monthly Updates

December 2023


Sharing a recap of Gauntlet’s market risk management work with Compound in December 2023. See below for this past month’s work summary and a preview of what’s coming up in January 2024.


Category Work Completed Commentary
Quantitative Research Continuous research on Incentive Optimization for Compound’s incentive rewards

Incentives are used to bootstrap liquidity, promote growth, and facilitate decentralized governance growth.
Recommendations Executed V2 Deprecation (Phase 5), published V2 Deprecation (Phase 6) on-chain

Interest Rate Curve recommendations on Polygon v3 USDC.e

Polygon v3 USDC.e risk recommendations

Arbitrum v3 USDC Native, Arbitrum v3 USDC.e, Base v3 USDbC - Interest rate recommendations

Ethereum v3 USDC & Polygon v3 USDC.e Interest Rate Curve recommendations

wstETH initial asset listing parameter recommendations
Daily risk simulations and stress tests.
Risk Modeling and Incentive Optimization Reward recommendations on Ethereum v3 USDC comet

Polygon rewards contract top-up recommendations

Published weekly market updates for all Compound comets: Arbitrum USDC.e, Arbitrum Native USDC, Polygon USDC.e, Ethereum USDC, Ethereum ETH, BASE USDbC, BASE WETH
Risk modeling to provide insight into new market launches for Compound as well as protocol-wide initiatives. Data-driven incentive optimization to help bootstrap liquidity, promote growth and facilitate decentralized governance growth.
Feature Upgrades Launched Slippage Curve Charts on Gauntlet’s risk dashboard. Covering a wide range of tokens and chains, the charts can be filtered to focus on the collateral safety of each asset on a specific L1 or L2. Gauntlet continuously upgrades its product offering.
Risk Alerts Continued updates from our alerting platform

Risk monitoring and alerting is part of Gauntlet’s market risk management offering.

Upcoming Selected Work

We are happy to answer any questions or hear any feedback from the community.