Injective is an open, interoperable smart contracts-enabled blockchain optimized for DeFi applications. Injective uniquely provides plug-and-play modules, including an order book and derivatives trading module, that make it easy for any developer to quickly launch finance applications with inherent value. Coupled with smart contracts capabilities, any developer can build complex applications with cutting-edge protocols. Built with Cosmos-SDK, Injective utilizes a Tendermint-based Proof-of-Stake consensus mechanism to achieve instant transaction finality while sustaining lightning-fast speeds. INJ is the native utility and governance token that powers Injective and its rapidly growing ecosystem.
1. Brief Introduction
Injective is an open, interoperable layer-one blockchain powering next-generation DeFi applications, including decentralized spot and derivatives exchanges, prediction markets, lending protocols, and more.
2. Detailed Introduction
What is Injective (INJ)?
Injective is a blockchain built for finance. It is an open, interoperable layer-one blockchain powering next-generation DeFi applications, including decentralized spot and derivatives exchanges, prediction markets, lending protocols, and more.
Injective uniquely provides powerful core financial infrastructure primitives that applications can leverage, including a fully decentralized MEV-resistant on-chain orderbook. In addition, all forms of financial markets such as spot, perpetual, futures and options are fully on-chain. The decentralized cross-chain bridging infrastructure is compatible with Ethereum, IBC-enabled blockchains, and non EVM chains such as Solana.
Injective also provides a next-generation, highly interoperable smart contract platform based on CosmWasm, with advanced interchain capabilities. Injective is custom built with the Cosmos SDK and utilizes Tendermint-based Proof-of-Stake consensus mechanism, providing instant transaction finality with the ability to sustain lightning-fast performance (10,000+ TPS).
The Injective ecosystem includes 100+ projects and over 150,000 community members globally. Injective is backed by a group of prominent investors such as Binance, Pantera Capital, Jump Crypto and Mark Cuban.
Injective Value Proposition
Injective provides the most advanced, next-generation financial infrastructure for building DeFi applications on top of the Injective blockchain. Users can access these applications in a fully decentralized, fast, cross-chain, low-fee, and secure manner.
Some of Injective’s key elements include:
Layer-1 smart contract blockchain: Injective provides a start of the art interchain L1 that is able to achieve ultra fast speeds while charging zero gas fees.
Unlimited DeFi applications: Injective allows anyone to build DeFi applications with Injective’s robust infrastructure and financial primitives such as an on-chain orderbook.
Cross-chain trading and yield generation: Injective is capable of supporting a diverse array of trading and yield generation activities across distinct layer-1 blockchain networks such as Cosmos and Ethereum.
Community driven network governance: Injective is governed by its decentralized community in which all new innovations are voted on by a Decentralized Autonomous Organization (DAO) structure.
Pioneering interoperability: Injective is the most interoperable blockchain with native connections to Etheruem, Cosmos, Solana and much more.
Fully Customizable: Ship your products with the ability to swiftly modify any parameter to fit your use case.
Intuitive developer experience: Flexible and expressive development environments powered by Rust and Golang.
Environmentally Friendly: A 99% lower carbon footprint through Injective’s Tendermint PoS consensus mechanism.
3. Token Information and Release Schedule
Total Token Supply: 100,000,000 INJ (Updated on 2021/01/19)
Circulating Supply: 73% (Updated on 2022/10/31)
Private Round Price: $0.18
Public Round Price: $0.40
Token Lock-up plan and release plan:
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