Forum at a Glance: June 25 - July 1

Forum at a Glance!

The one-stop shop for finding out what’s being discussed by governance right now.

Links reflect my view of the most noteworthy activity in the governance, risk, and oracles categories right now. Disagree? Think something should be added? Leave a reply or a pm.

Three-Point Summary

‘What do I need to know as an MKR Holder this week?’

  • A record 5,4B DAI is in circulation.
  • System Surplus Buffer is at 47,3MM DAI.
  • Total Value Locked in Maker is $9,5B.

ICYMI - Announcements

Active Discussions

‘What’s going on? You think what?! You’re 100% wrong, and here’s why…’

Alternative MKR Compensation Guidelines - @Aes is looking for feedback on a new set of MKR vesting guidelines as he publishes his MKR Compensation Financial Model.
[Informal Poll] Which Public Calls Would You Like to Have Posted Summaries or Snippets? - With the number of public calls and community meetings constantly growing, @Artem_Gordon is asking the community which calls should be summarized in a written form.
Maker Trilemma - PEG, Decentralization, DAI 1:1 collateral backing - USDC Discussion - @MakerMan describes the interplay between trying to keep the peg, fostering decentralization, and keeping a 1:1 DAI collateral backing.
Mapping out policy challenges and opportunities for Maker - With FATF’s recommendations around the corner, @jacek starts a discussion concerning Maker’s policy towards regulations.

Seeking Consensus

‘Yo, do you even signal?’

[Signal Request] Shorten the PPG process - @alexis is looking to shorten the timeframe of when a proposal by the Parameter Proposal Group is put up for vote.

[Signal Request] Should we delay the governance poll related to adding PAX-GUSD-BUSD to PSM? - @MarianoDP is looking to delay the governance process on adding PAX-GUSD-BUSD until the community gains a better understanding of the implications.

[Signal Request] Adjusting ttl(bid-duration) on flap-auctions - @ultraschuppi is seeking consensus on lowering the ttl parameter for flap auctions.

[Signal Request] High Leverage G-UNI Vault to Replace PSM-USDC Exposure - @hexonaut makes an argument to fast-track the G-UNI collateral.

[Signal Request] Increase Debt Ceiling of RWA-02 (NS-DROP) from 5M to 20M - @prankstr25 from New Silver seeks to increase the Debt Ceiling for NS-DROP from 5MM to 20MM.

Ongoing Initiatives

‘Oh my god, this is taking ages, why can’t things be simple?’

:mega: Collateral Calls - Calling all Projects! @juanjuan sets up a signup thread for projects wishing to present on the bi-weekly collateral call. Know any potential collateral partners that want to present? Refer them here.

Collateral Status Index - Confused about the current status of the various collateral types that have been discussed recently? Check out this post to find out the status and current position of each within the onboarding process.

Weekly MIPs Updates - @Davidutro and @charlesstlouis bring the latest updates in the world of MIPs.

MakerDAO Standard Governance Processes - @LongForWisdom writes a brief overview of the currently operating governance processes in the Maker community. Confused between Signals, Declarations and MIPs? Look no further.

The Official Welcome Thread - A welcome and introductions thread. Not strictly speaking governance, but if anyone new or old wants to introduce themselves, now is your chance!

Help Wanted

‘Oh %#$?, we need a doodad, and we need it now.’

Wanted: Governance Contributors for GovAlpha - @LongForWisdom puts out the call for new team members! Different tracks available depending on interest and time commitment. Applicants are asked to contribute at least 8 hours a week.

Wanted: Risk Domain Monitoring Tools - @Primoz puts out a call for additional support to produce monitoring tools for the risk team. Grants are available.

Wanted: Join the Summary Team - @Davidutro asks for anyone interested in producing call summaries get in touch. Grants available.

We could always use help reviewing MIPs in the Request for Comment phase


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