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What Is Miner Extractable Value?

Miner Extractable Value (MEV) is a phenomenon costly to trades. Let’s go over MEV and how it affects the average trader’s activities.

How Does MEV Work?

MEV Techniques (Miners)

Front Running

Back Running


More MEV Opportunities

Decentralized Exchanges


Consensus Protocol

MEV Impact

The Bottom Line



Balancer’s mission is to accelerate innovation in DeFi by providing access to secure infrastructure for liquidity applications. Projects build on Balancer to create new, innovative types of pools and financial dApps.

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