Staking

Valkyrie Launches an Algorand Trust

The fund will offer exposure to ALGO and a 4%-6% staking yield.

Business  ·  14 July 2021

Banks Edge Closer to Ethereum 2.0 Staking

Switzerland-based Sygnum Bank is helping institutional clients get staking rewards from the new Ethereum network. And they’re not alone.

Business  ·  16 June 2021
Acquisitions

Singapore-Listed Blockchain Firm Buys Crypto Staking Platform Moonstake

Through its 100% ownership of Moonstake, OIO will receive a commission of up to 0.5% of staking assets.

Business  ·  31 May 2021
IRS

Nashville Couple Sues IRS Over Tezos Staking Rewards Tax

The lawsuit could have far-reaching implications for the taxation of staking rewards in the U.S.

Policy & regulation  ·  26 May 2021
Cardano

Cardano Staking Goes Live on Kraken Exchange

ADA staking was launched on Tuesday, the exchange said.

News  ·  5 May 2021
FTX

Solana Bucked Bitcoin Sell-Off; Upstart Blockchain Challenges Ethereum on Speed, Fees

Solana's SOL tokens have jumped 17-fold in price this year, for a market capitalization over $8 billion.

Markets  ·  20 April 2021
Staking

Celo Network Adds Deutsche Telekom as Partner; German Telco Buys ‘Significant’ CELO Position

Big companies buying bitcoin for their balance sheets is so last year.

Business  ·  20 April 2021
DeFi

Staking as an Asset Class? This Swiss Institutional Fund Is Jumping In

Persistence is helping institutions find yield with its white-labeled staking service.

Business  ·  26 March 2021
DeFi

Tau Protocol Debuts Hashrate Token Staking for Bitcoin Rewards

The project’s hashrate token, BTCST, can now be staked for rewards in bitcoin or a synthetic equivalent.

Tech  ·  19 March 2021
CoinFlash

Ethereum 2.0 Staking Protocol StakeWise Raises $2M Ahead of Mainnet Launch

The project's staking pool is nearing launch after seven months of beta testing.

Business  ·  8 March 2021
Coinbase

Coinbase Opens Waitlist for Ethereum 2.0 Staking

Coinbase is the latest exchange to offer staking services for the rebooted Ethereum network.

News  ·  16 February 2021
Ethereum

Valid Points: Eth 2.0 Validators Earn Record $1.2M as ETH Price Rallies

Ethereum 2.0 validators earned their highest daily total income ever on Feb. 8, at $1.2 million.

Tech  ·  10 February 2021
Staking

Chainlink Supporter Deutsche Telekom Has Quietly Started Staking on Blockchains

Never mind bitcoin on the balance sheet, a subsidiary of Europe’s biggest telco is taking a stake in DeFi.

Business  ·  10 February 2021
Ethereum

Valid Points: CoinDesk’s Ethereum 2.0 Validator Is Officially Staked

Ethereum developers met Tuesday to compare research on the eventual merge of Eth 1.x and Eth 2.0.

Tech  ·  3 February 2021
Ether

More Institutional Investors Are Buying Ether, Seeing It as a Store of Value

The ether rally appears to be more organic and driven from within the crypto industry.

Markets  ·  25 January 2021