Injective is an open interoperable layer-one blockchain optimized for DeFi applications.
Injective is an interoperable layer-one blockchain built using Cosmos SDK. Injective has DeFi applications including decentralized spot and derivatives exchanges, prediction markets, lending protocols, and more.
Injective utilizes a Tendermint-based Proof-of-Stake consensus mechanism, providing instant transaction finality with the ability to sustain lightning-fast performance (10,000+ TPS). Injective has a native utility token (INJ) which is used for governance and staking.