Key Terminology

  • Aggregator: People/ software that gathers data from various sources

  • B2B: Business-to-Business

  • Blockchain: Shared, immutable ledger that facilitates the process of recording transactions and tracking assets in a business network

  • Crypto/ Cryptocurrency: any form of currency that exists digitally or virtually and uses cryptography to secure transactions

  • dApps: Decentralized Applications - a platform or application that runs autonomously via a smart contract

  • Dusting Attack: Attacks on crypto wallet by sending tiny balance of tokens - or dusts - in order to uncover wallet's owner identity and/ or drain the targeted wallet.

  • DeFi: Decentralized Finance

  • DEX: Decentralized Exchange

  • Fiat: Type of currency that is not backed by any commodity such as gold or silver, and typically declared by a decree from the government to be legal tender

  • Ledger: Collection of accounts in which account transactions are recorded

  • Orderbook: An electronic documentation of an asset's buy and sell activity on a trading platform such as a cryptocurrency exchange

  • Swap: Exchanging one cryptocurrency you hold for the equivalent value of another cryptocurrency

  • Tax: Compulsory contribution to revenue, levied by projects on every token buy and sell transaction

  • Token: Virtual currency token or a denomination of a cryptocurrency

  • Treasury: Place of deposit and disbursement of collected funds especially

  • Vetting: Careful and critical examination of (something)

  • WolfPack: community

  • WolfPartner: WolfEye project partners

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