Steakhouse, a decentralized autonomous organization (DAO)-focused financial advisory firm, in collaboration with Phoenix Labs, a research and development company, has put forth a proposal urging the MakerDAO community to consider allocating up to $100 million from its reserves for investment in tokenized US Treasury Bill (T-Bill) products.
The proposal, currently in the discussion phase, aims to explore new avenues for financial innovation within the decentralized finance (DeFi) ecosystem.
Unlocking Liquidity Efficiency for MakerDAO?
MakerDAO, renowned as the issuer of the DAI decentralized stablecoin, has already made significant investments in US Treasuries through off-chain structures since 2022, amounting to over a billion dollars.
By venturing into tokenized T-Bills, MakerDAO seeks to bolster its balance sheet by gaining exposure to low-risk, liquid traditional assets. This move aligns