Liquid Staking

Liquid staking allows users to unlock liquidity from their staked assets, a practice prevalent in PoS networks and DeFi ecosystems. By staking ETH in liquid staking dApps or obtaining Liquid Staking Tokens (LST), investors can leverage the assets for further investment opportunities, enhancing both asset utilization and potential returns in a streamlined manner.

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EigenLayer Has Sparked A Wave Of Innovation With Restaking, But What Potential Risks Accompany It?
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EigenLayer Has Sparked A Wave Of Innovation With Restaking, But What Potential Risks Accompany It?

This article delves into the Restaking feature of the Ethereum-based EigenLayer protocol, which allows leveraging staked ETH to support other protocols, thereby increasing capital efficiency and expanding network functionality. However, this innovation brings about new security challenges, including reduced costs for malicious actors and increased demands for platform security.
May 21, 2024
BTC Staking track map review
Beginner

BTC Staking track map review

According to data from DefiLlama, the current BTC yield farming market size exceeds US$10 billion. More and more participants are joining the BTC yield farming track. This article will review several well-known BTC staking protocols.
May 12, 2024
All About EigenLayer System
Advanced

All About EigenLayer System

This article explains EigenLayer’s business logic and technical implementation most simply. It analyzes the impact of Restaking on the Ethereum ecosystem in both technical and economic aspects, as well as its significance for the entire Web3.
May 10, 2024
The Landscape of Liquid Staking on Solana is Set for a Transformation
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The Landscape of Liquid Staking on Solana is Set for a Transformation

This article will delve into the evolution and current state of liquid staking on Solana, with a focus on how it is gradually moving away from traditional monopolistic models, showcasing different development trends.
May 10, 2024
From Liquidity Staking to Re-staking Innovation: How Does Persistence Influence the Cosmos Ecosystem?
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From Liquidity Staking to Re-staking Innovation: How Does Persistence Influence the Cosmos Ecosystem?

Persistence One ($XPRT) stands out as one of the pioneering application chains in the Cosmos ecosystem with its early adoption of IBC, CosmWasm, and the Liquidity Staking Module (LSM). It has crafted a sophisticated framework for liquidity staking and re-staking by focusing on POS systems and liquidity staking products, thereby enhancing the architecture of the Cosmos ecosystem. The ecosystem around Persistence boasts a high total value locked (TVL) and substantial IBC transaction volumes, with a majority of its tokens staked, showcasing the network’s robust security and engagement. Its flagship product, pSTAKE, streamlines the staking process within the Cosmos ecosystem, offering features like automatic re-investment of rewards and quick access to unstaked assets. Additionally, Persistence bolsters the Cosmos ecosystem’s security and decentralization through its re-staking module and alliance, creating an economic coalition for those who re-stake.
May 08, 2024
Why ‘Restaking’ Has Taken Over Social Media
Intermediate

Why ‘Restaking’ Has Taken Over Social Media

The restaking protocol offers new solutions to many issues and is an important narrative within the liquidity staking derivative track. The following article briefly discusses ‘restaking’, as well as some underlying implementations and security risks.
May 07, 2024
Restaking and the price of trust
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Restaking and the price of trust

This article reexamines some core issues in the current ETH ecosystem, such as Restaking, AVS, and Liquid Restaking tracks, and predictively provides a comparative risk and return assessment framework.
May 01, 2024
Feast on Multiple Dishes: Quick Guide to the Merlin Chain Liquidity Protocol
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Feast on Multiple Dishes: Quick Guide to the Merlin Chain Liquidity Protocol

This article will introduce the core mechanisms and staking strategies of Solv Protocol, StakeStone,, and Avalon Finance, as well as how they collaborate to "feast on multiple dishes" within the Merlin ecosystem.
May 01, 2024
Exploring the Solana Liquidity Staking Protocol, Sanctum
Beginner

Exploring the Solana Liquidity Staking Protocol, Sanctum

Sanctum represents a burgeoning liquidity staking protocol on Solana, leveraging a routing mechanism to interconnect LSTs of various sizes and create a cohesive liquidity network. As the pioneer in aggregating Solana's LST liquidity, it has garnered significant attention across the market.
Apr 26, 2024
What is Eigenpie (EGP)?
Intermediate

What is Eigenpie (EGP)?

Discover Eigenpie, a SubDAO built by Magpie, empowers users to earn additional rewards on their Ethereum Liquid Staking Tokens (LSTs) through EigenLayer. Learn how Eigenpie redefines liquid restaking, offering users a seamless way to restake their ETH positions in this comprehensive article.
Apr 23, 2024
Passive Income Strategies and Joining Pre-Listed Projects in Bull Markets
Beginner

Passive Income Strategies and Joining Pre-Listed Projects in Bull Markets

This article discusses strategies for earning passive income in high-risk areas through liquidity staking and re-staking, introducing key projects such as Lido, Pendle, and EigenLayer, which drive the development of DeFi by enhancing capital efficiency and flexibility.
Apr 20, 2024
Hot Projects in the Ethereum Staking Track
Beginner

Hot Projects in the Ethereum Staking Track

The most important aspect of a staking project is undoubtedly security: clear and reliable project background, institutional endorsement, and low risk of exit scams. This article inventories hot projects in the Ethereum staking track.
Apr 16, 2024
The Restaking Ecosystem and What Comes Next
Intermediate

The Restaking Ecosystem and What Comes Next

EigenLayer is bringing a transformative future to Web3, providing a scalable, secure foundation for Ethereum innovation and beyond. Despite some risks, the high returns make these risks more attractive. EigenLayer is driving innovation at an unprecedented speed, and the article details the next steps and potential of the staking ecosystem.
Apr 11, 2024
Liquid Staking on Solana
Beginner

Liquid Staking on Solana

Solana liquidity staking transforms held assets into liquid assets, allowing for efficient utilization and higher returns through the Sanctum platform and DeFi applications.
Apr 10, 2024
An analysis of Genesis LRT
Beginner

An analysis of Genesis LRT

GenesisLRT is an EigenLayer liquidity aggregator whose purpose is to leverage its extensive knowledge of the ecosystem to accrue the best yields for the investors.
Apr 10, 2024
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