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What is Pendulum?

Pendulum is set to revolutionize the integration of fiat currencies with the DeFi ecosystem, building on several core strengths:

  • Developed by SatoshiPay: Leveraging years of blockchain expertise since 2014, Pendulum aims to bridge the gap between traditional finance and decentralized finance (DeFi).
  • Built on the Substrate Framework: Utilizes the adaptability, Polkadot compatibility, and robust development features of Substrate to facilitate blockchain innovations.
  • Seamless Fiat and DeFi Transactions: Enables frictionless transactions between fiat-pegged stable tokens and the rapidly growing DeFi market.
  • Innovative Features: Includes cross-chain bridges like Spacewalk for Stellar, forex-optimized networks, and advanced smart contract capabilities to enhance functionality.
  • Opt-In Compliance and Privacy: Integrates mechanisms for adherence to traditional finance regulations while enhancing transaction privacy.
  • Scalability and Security: Leverages Polkadot’s shared security model to boost transaction capacity and efficiency, ensuring a scalable and secure platform.
  • Experienced Leadership: Guided by industry veterans from SatoshiPay, such as Meinhard Benn, and supported by blockchain experts like Danny Masters.


Pendulum’s mission is to establish itself as essential infrastructure for integrating compliant fiat services with DeFi, working towards a future where decentralized and traditional finance merge seamlessly.

Last time updated: 29 March, 2024.

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