Uniswap Pulls Tokenized Stocks & Derivatives Following Regulatory Warnings

“We’ll go after the person that’s essentially operating an unlicensed exchange”: CFTC Commissioner Dan Berkovitz

Screengrab from keynote interview on July 20 at the Solidus Labs’ DACOM DeFi 2021 conference, with CFTC Commissioner Berkovitz

What Did Uniswap Block Access To?

screenshot of the first two entires in Uniswap’s prohibited tokens list, with some comments on how to read/parse the JSON format

Uniswap restricted a number of tokenized indexes and stocks

https://synthetix.io/synths, filtered by “equities”, Accessed July 27, 2021.
https://synthetix.io/synths, filtered by “equities”, Accessed July 27, 2021.

Uniswap restricted “Inverse” Synthetic assets on oil, cryptos

Uniswap Blocked Active Derivatives from PerlinX

Details of PerlinX’s active synthetic assets, via its website. Accessed July 27, 2021.

Uniswap blocked expired options from the options DeFi protocol Opyn

Broader implications for tokenized stocks and crypto derivatives

via defipulse.com, accessed July 27, 2021, showing Uniswap as the sixth largest “DEX” (decentralized exchange) as measured by SD locked.
via https://cryptofees.info/, accessed July 27, 2021

Alexis is a former Wall Street worker who now advocates for a safer & fairer economy.