Synthetix is the name of a decentralized, synthetic-asset exchange. “Synthetics,” on the other hand, are financial instruments that simulate other instruments. They play a big role in the world of traditional finance. And this is what the company, Synthetix, aims to bring to the world of decentralized finance (DeFi).
If you ask people in the crypto space what they think of when you say ‘oracles’, many will likely say “Chainlink”. Chainlink has become the number-one most trusted oracle throughout the crypto space and beyond, boasting partnerships with some of the biggest names in tech and an array of integrations and partnerships with an impressive roster of collaborations.