The volume of funds blocked in the MakerDAO DeFi protocol reached $1 billion for the first time, strengthening the project's leading position in the decentralized finance market. This is evidenced by data from the DeFi Pulse.
Over the past day, this figure has increased by 6.7%. Blocked funds have grown by $555 million since early July. Maker's market share has exceeded 27.4%.
Compound returned to second place, having previously lost its position to competitor Aave. For the first place it lacks $270 million. During the day, the volume of funds in the protocol increased by 15.3%.
The Aave indicator lost 25.94% in a day, falling to $450.9 million. From the fourth place, where Synthetix is placed, it is separated by $24.1 million.
The total amount of funds blocked in the sector is $3.65 billion. This indicator slightly decreased in comparison with the previous day.
Uniswap fell back to third place in the DEX category, behind Curve and Balancer.