Moonbeam Integrated with Osmosis and the cross-chain token swap between and has become easier than ever.

() is ready to integrate with Osmosis

According to information published on the evening of July 23, will officially integrate with Osmosis-based . From now on, users can easily swap tokens between Polkadot and Cosmos. This is considered a big step forward between these two ecosystems.

The integration is done through the Axelar Network infrastructure. Axelar is both a bridge and a cross-chain communication platform between smart contract protocols. The project raised $25 million from a Series A round last year.

, the governance token of , will be the first token supported on the cross-chain bridge. Moonbeam plans to support many more coins/tokens on the ecosystem to Cosmos.

According to Moonbeam, this is an important milestone in expanding cross-chain composability between the two ecosystems. Moonbeam also claims this partnership reinforces the fact that Polkadot and Cosmos can exist as a complementary ecosystem – despite often seeing each other as rivals on the way to conquering the same goal.