AAVE, or formerly ETHLend, is a well-known decentralized finance project or DeFi that is focused on making loans with cryptocurrencies, using a simple interface and under a scheme that revolutionized this sector. 

Uno of the projects DeFi or Decentralized Finance oldest is AAVE, formerly known as ETHLend. This is a platform that was originally dedicated to offering decentralized loans with guarantees in cryptocurrencies, . But throughout its existence, AAVE has been subjected to the same evolutionary forces as the crypto world. A fact, which has led it to become much more than a simple crypto loan platform.

Now AAVE is a complete DeFi platform with multiple tools, which you will learn about below.