Category: staking

Fireblocks launches staking services, adds support for Eth2, Polkadot and Tezos

Fireblocks launches staking services, adds support for Eth2, Polkadot and Tezos

Crypto security firm Fireblocks has added staking capabilities to its platform, with initial support for Ethereum 2.0 (Eth2), Polkadot (DOT), and Tezos (XTZ) coins. The firm has partnered with staking infrastructure providers Staked and Blockdaemon for the new offering. Fireblocks said its more than 165 institutional customers will now be able to earn 5% to […]

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Stacks 2.0 Advances Bitcoin Into the Age of DeFi and Creates a New Way to Earn BTC

Stacks 2.0 Advances Bitcoin Into the Age of DeFi and Creates a New Way to Earn BTC

Stacks 2.0 is set to revolutionize the internet itself by empowering a decentralized and user-owned ecosystem built on top of the most secure blockchain in the world. This will be achieved by bringing apps and smart contracts anchored to bitcoin. The innovation will also create a brand new way for users to earn BTC, without […]

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Power over Eth2 could become concentrated. Here’s why developers aren’t too worried

Power over Eth2 could become concentrated. Here’s why developers aren’t too worried

Quick Take Early numbers suggest that centralized entities such as crypto exchanges could dominate staking on the Eth2 network.  While Eth2 developers acknowledge that is a concern, particularly in the short term, in the long-term they aren’t too worried.  This feature story is available to subscribers of The Block Daily. You can continue reading this […]

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DYP Launches Staking and Governance DAPP

DYP Launches Staking and Governance DAPP

DeFi Yield Protocol (DYP) has launched its staking and governance DAPP that looks to improve earning opportunities for users. A unique feature of the launch is that liquidity providers will be rewarded in Ethereum and all the liquidity pools are deployed with anti manipulation features as well as 2.5% slippage. DYP Holders Able to Vote […]

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Mining Rig Makers Race to Create Next-Gen Ethereum Miner Before Staking-Only Kicks In

Mining Rig Makers Race to Create Next-Gen Ethereum Miner Before Staking-Only Kicks In

The Ethereum network’s 2.0 transition has pushed the protocol to become one of the largest staking networks in the world with 1,683,905 ether locked into the contract worth $1 billion today. According to reports from China, while proof-of-work ethereum miners have two years left to mine the leading crypto asset, ten Chinese mining rig manufacturers […]

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Eth2 staking protocol Lido raises $2 million in new funding

Eth2 staking protocol Lido raises $2 million in new funding

Lido Finance, an Ethereum 2.0 or Eth2 staking service provider, has raised $2 million in fresh funding. Sharing the news exclusively with The Block on Monday, Lido said the round was backed by Semantic Ventures, ParaFi Capital, Terra, Stakefish, and Staking Facilities, among others. Angel investors, including Rune Christensen of MakerDAO, Stani Kulechov of Aave, […]

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YfDFI Finance and Ferrum Network to Revolutionize Staking in New Partnership

YfDFI Finance and Ferrum Network to Revolutionize Staking in New Partnership

PRESS RELEASE. YfDFI Finance, the innovative community-centered DeFi financial center, joined forces with the established project Ferrum Network to revolutionize the way staking is currently seen. The partnership’s initial phase will focus on staking, but the ambitions reach further, including liquidity farming and many more aspects of the DeFi spectrum. Throughout the last couple of […]

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