Cover Product Spotlight: SushiSwap

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SushiSwap, a DEX offers the features like uitlization of liquidity pools, yield, and more.

SushiSwap users can purchase cover policies directly from the "Popular DeFi Apps" diversified cover pool available on the Neptune Mutual marketplace. Additionally, users can earn stablecoin rewards by providing liquidity to the same pool, resulting from policy fees paid by other cover purchasers. This innovative feature offers SushiSwap users a comprehensive coverage option along with an opportunity to earn additional rewards.

Sushi is thrilled to collaborate with Neptune Mutual, a leading protocol that offers robust insurance protection for users in the DeFi ecosystem. By joining forces, we aim to strengthen the security and confidence of our user base, ensuring they can engage with our platform in a safe and secure manner. This partnership is a testament to our commitment to not only innovate but also to prioritize the well-being of our community members. Together with Neptune Mutual, we are excited to explore new possibilities and deliver cutting-edge solutions to the ever-evolving decentralized finance landscape.

 Jared Grey, CEO of Sushi.

Edward Ryall, one of the co-founders of Neptune Mutual, underscored the importance of collaborating with SushiSwap

We are delighted to be working with SushiSwap which has such a strong community and following.  We are really looking forward to helping the SushiSwap community understand the benefits of parametric cover protection as well as the nature of the stablecoin returns that can be generated from providing liquidity to cover pools.

About SushiSwap#

SushiSwap is a decentralized cryptocurrency exchange that runs on the Ethereum blockchain. Established in 2020 by a team of developers who forked the code from Uniswap, another well-known decentralized exchange, SushiSwap operates in a unique manner, distinct from centralized exchanges such as Coinbase and Gemini. At SushiSwap, trades are conducted directly between users using a DEX-like approach. As a result, users are in control of their own cryptocurrency wallets, and the exchange functions solely as a facilitator, rather than a custodian of the funds deposited.

What Makes SushiSwap Unique?#

SushiSwap stands out from other decentralized exchanges due to several unique features. One of its most prominent features is its utilization of liquidity pools, which provide the necessary liquidity for trading pairs. In exchange for contributing liquidity to the pool, providers earn fees, creating a powerful incentive for users to contribute to the platform.

Another distinguishing feature of SushiSwap is its utilization of yield farming. Users can stake their cryptocurrency on the platform and receive rewards, incentivizing them to hold their cryptocurrency on the platform. This results in increased liquidity and trading volume.

In addition to these features, SushiSwap also operates with a community-driven governance model, giving users a voice in the platform's direction and development. This approach ensures transparency and responsiveness to user needs, making SushiSwap a truly user-centric platform.


Despite being affected by the bearish market, the SushiSwap community remains robust in the face of fluctuations. According to CoinGecko, the platform has a total value locked of more than $458,342,219 and a market capitalization exceeding $202,604,700. This positions SushiSwap as one of the largest decentralized exchanges in the cryptocurrency market.

SushiSwap generates revenue through trading fees, which are charged to users for each trade executed on the platform. These fees are distributed among liquidity providers and token holders, incentivizing users to contribute to the platform and hold its native token, SUSHI.


SushiSwap's native token, SUSHI, is both a governance and utility token, with a maximum supply of 250 million coins. Currently, 51% of the maximum supply is in circulation. Liquidity providers earn SUSHI when traders swap tokens, receiving a 0.25% fee proportional to their stake in a given liquidity pool.

Holding SUSHI is essential for participating in the platform's ecosystem, as it entitles token holders to a portion of the platform's revenue through a process known as staking. By staking SUSHI on the platform for a specific period, users can earn additional SUSHI tokens as rewards.

At the time of writing, CoinGecko values SUSHI at $1.06.


SushiSwap prioritizes the security of its users' funds and has taken various measures to ensure their safety. The platform uses smart contracts to automate trades, which enhances transparency and minimizes the risk of human error. Smart contracts have undergone multiple audits by reputable firms to ensure their security.

To further enhance its security, SushiSwap has implemented a bug bounty program. This program incentivizes users to report any vulnerabilities in the platform's code by rewarding them. By identifying and resolving potential security issues quickly, SushiSwap can continue to provide a secure trading experience for its users.

In conclusion, SushiSwap is a decentralized exchange that offers unique features and impressive financial performance. Its use of liquidity pools, yield farming, and community-driven governance make it a popular choice among cryptocurrency traders. SushiSwap's commitment to security and transparency is evident through its collaboration with Neptune Mutual. With this partnership and a proactive approach to security measures, SushiSwap is well-positioned for sustained growth and success in the rapidly evolving cryptocurrency market.

SushiSwap on Social#

Users can connect with members of the SushiSwap protocol community through the following social channels: