According to Decrypt May 26, the Chicago DeFi Alliance announced that it has officially included the first batch of DeFi projects. These projects include: 0x, dYdX, Kyber Network, IDEX, opyn, Set Protocol and Synthetix. These projects will receive alliance guidance and technical support on market and regulatory issues. Prior to April, the Chicago DeFi Alliance announced the launch. Since then, the US securities giant TD Ameritrade announced its joining the alliance.