Bitcoin goes live on Celo on June 24

Wrapped Bitcoin becomes tradable as cBTC on Ubeswap, a decentralized exchange on Celo

Ubeswap is a mobile compatible fork of Uniswap running on the Celo blockchain

We’re excited to announce that on June 24th at 4:00PM UTC, Bitcoin trading will go live on Ubeswap, a decentralized exchange and automated market maker protocol for Celo assets. Users will now be able to benefit from the fast, low-cost, mobile-first experience that Celo provides and trade Bitcoin at the same time.

Liquidity mining with up to 50% or more APY

Those interested in applying to become a qualified liquidity provider (LP) can pre-register now for Bitcoin trading on Ubeswap, a mobile-first DeFi exchange (DEX). In addition to earning a pro-rata share of trading fees similarly to on other DEXs, Ubeswap will be including Bitcoin trading in its liquidity mining program which means potential yields of up to 50% or more, with no lockups. Current yields for other pairs can be found on Ubeswap’s farm page.

Bitcoin will be part of Ubeswap‘s liquidity mining program

cBTC/mcUSD trading on Ubeswap to begin on June 24th at 4:00PM UTC

On June 24th at 4:00PM UTC, Bitcoin trading will go live as cBTC/mcUSD on Ubeswap. All cBTC is backed 1:1 with BTC using a qualified custodian, Anchorage. mcUSD is a yield bearing version of cUSD made possible by Moola. Moola is a non-custodial money market protocol built on the Celo blockchain. The price of cBTC/mcUSD, is designed to follow the price of BTC/USD. In order to trade, users can onramp onto Ubeswap and connect their Valora, Ledger or MetaMask.

About Tokensoft

Tokensoft is a leading technology platform for blockchain-enabled assets based in Austin, TX. The Tokensoft platform enables forward-thinking enterprises, asset managers, and financial institutions to fundraise, manage investors, and access secondary market liquidity using the blockchain. The Tokensoft platform has processed investors in over 50 countries and Tokensoft clients have a combined market capitalization over $10 billion. For more information, visit

About Anchorage Digital

Anchorage Digital provides institutions simple and secure participation in digital assets, all integrated with custody. As the first federally chartered crypto bank, Anchorage offers the most advanced digital asset platform for institutional investors and setting a new standard for security and usability. With secure custody at its core, Anchorage offers financial solutions for today and tomorrow. Learn more at and @Anchorage.

About Celo

Celo is a mobile-first, open-source ecosystem of technologies, organizations and individuals that all share a common mission of building a financial system that creates the conditions for prosperity for everyone. The Celo ecosystem includes a decentralized, proof-of-stake blockchain technology stack (Celo Platform), a native asset (CELO), two stablecoins (cUSD and cEUR) and the Celo Foundation’s Alliance for Prosperity, with over 130 organizations around the world, including Andreessen Horowitz, Anchorage, Coinbase, GSMA, Mercy Corps, Grameen Foundation, Prosegur, Abra, and cLabs, a service organization dedicated to growing and developing the Celo ecosystem. For more information on Celo, please visit

About Ubeswap

Ubeswap is a mobile compatible fork of Uniswap running on the Celo blockchain. To use Ubeswap, first download and set up the Valora wallet. You can then purchase Celo Dollars (cUSD) on the Valora app. Once you have some CELO or cUSD to trade, log on to with Safari (on iOS) or any browser on Android. If you’re on a desktop computer, you can use either a Ledger Nano (recommended) or MetaMask to trade.

About Moola

Moola is a money market protocol that enables owners of Celo assets to earn compound interest by depositing into lending pools. Interest is paid by borrowers who take over-collateralized secured loans and unsecured flash loans. Moola is accessible via or

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