Parameter Changes, Core Unit Budget Distribution - November 5, 2021

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The Governance Facilitator(s) and the Protocol Engineering Core Unit have placed an executive proposal into the voting system. MKR Holders should vote for this proposal if they support the following alterations to the Maker Protocol.

If you are new to voting in the Maker Protocol, please see the voting guide to learn how voting works, and this wallet setup guide to set up your wallet to vote.

Executive Summary

If this executive proposal passes, the following changes will occur within the Maker Protocol:

Voting for this executive proposal will place your MKR in support of the changes and additions outlined above.

Unless otherwise noted, the changes listed above are subject to the GSM Pause Delay. This means that if this executive proposal passes, the changes and additions listed above will only become active in the Maker Protocol after the GSM Pause Delay has expired. The GSM Pause Delay is currently set to 48 hours.

If this executive proposal does not pass within 30 days, then it will expire and can no longer have any effect on the Maker Protocol.

Proposal Details

Lower PSM Fees

As per this poll, the PSM Fees will be lowered as detailed below if this executive proposal passes.

  • Lower the PSM-USDP-A Fee In (tin) parameter from 0.10% to 0.0%.
  • Lower the PSM-USDC-A Fee In (tin) parameter from 0.20% to 0.0%.

For more information on this proposal, please see this signal request.

MOMC Parameter Changes

As per this poll resulting from the October recommendations of the MakerDAO Open Market Committee, the following parameter changes will be made if this executive proposal passes.










DUX-001 Core Unit Budget

As per this ratification poll, 359,120.80 DAI will be distributed to the Development and UX (DUX-001) Core Unit Auditors Wallet at 0x5A994D8428CCEbCC153863CCdA9D2Be6352f89ad if this executive proposal passes.

This distribution will top-off the DUX-001 Auditors Wallet to the budget cap total of 483,575 DAI as requested in MIP40c3-SP26.


Community debate on these topics can be found on the MakerDAO Governance forum. Please review any linked threads to inform your position before voting.

Additionally, these changes may have been discussed further in recent Governance calls. Video for these calls is available to review.


Additional information about the Governance process can be found in the Governance section of the MakerDAO community portal.

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To add current and upcoming votes to your calendar, please see the MakerDAO Public Events Calendar.



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