Folks Finance Redeem Period- Governance Period 9

With the end of another Governance period a window to redeem your gAlgo for Algo opens, known as the redeem period on Folks Finance. When users participate in an Algorand Governance Period through Folks Finance’s Algo Liquid Governance, they send their Algo commitment to Folks and in turn receive an ASA (#793124631) gAlgo in a … Read more

Folks Finance Governance Period 7 Giveaway

15k gAlgo in Prizes Folks Finance has been hosting giveaways and contests for governors who participate through Algo Liquid Governance since Governance Period 4 (GP4). Folks is back again with another massive giveaway for GP7. Table of Contents Important Dates The giveaway, for Liquid Governors, will last during the GP7 commitment period ending on April … Read more

Algorand Governance Reward Distribution Speed

Algorand is a blockchain known for fast transactions, sub 4 seconds, with instant finality. In this post we will review the foundation’s distribution of Governance rewards by transactions per second (TPS) and to see how reward distribution TPS has changed across Governance periods. Reward Distribution TPS Governance Period Distribution Date Eligible Govs TPS Period 1 … Read more

xGov Program Overview

Table of Contents What is the xGov Program The xGov program aims to create and empower an expert layer of governors, known as expert governors or xGovs, to apply their Algorand knowledge and expertise to funding proposals that best serve the Algorand ecosystem. The first iteration of this program will pertain to community grant applications. … Read more

Calculating Governance Rewards

Algorand’s Governance Program has been a great success in engaging the community to help shape the future of the Algorand blockchain. I’m honestly proud of the thoughtful discussions that have come from the Algorand Forum, the period 3 community town hall livestream, twitter, and reddit. The community is engaged and cares. In a small way … Read more