aFTMb/aFTMc is an ERC-20 token that is compatible with Ethereum-based wallets like MetaMask.
Yes — there is a user guide.
No, you can stake at your discretion, unlimited.
You receive the unstaked FTM after the unbonding period of up to 35 days.
aFTMb is a rebasing token. When holding aFTMb, your balance will increase in proportion to your FTM staking rewards. A rebase runs daily, and rewards occur each time this runs. So each day, you will see the quantity of your aFTMb increase by a small amount.
aFTMc is a reward-bearing token, meaning its quantity stays the same from the moment of staking. Instead, it appreciates in value, as the redemption ratio grows because of reward accumulation.
aFTMb will increase with every rebase; rebasing occurs daily. aFTMc rewards are built into the token. Effectively, your rewards accumulate daily as aFTMc grows in value to FTM.
When unstaking, users pay a burn fee that depends on the current liquidity and amount to unstake.
Staking rewards depend mostly on the voting power of the validator node that your stake is delegated to. Ankr aims to spread delegations to only the most trustworthy and reliable nodes to increase staking rewards.
Your stake immediately stops accumulating rewards once you clicked Unstake.
If a validator node acts maliciously, delegators will also be slashed as this is an essential part of the Fantom network’s security.
Ankr only delegates to trusted and reputable validator nodes to avoid any validator that would act maliciously.
You can trade them in the listed liquidity pools on ANKR DeFi:
You can also use your Liquid Staking tokens to:
- Add liquidity on DEXs and earn from commissions taken when users swap tokens, using the liquidity pool you're a part of.
- Yield farm and earn additional rewards in the form of liquidity pool tokens and further farm them.
- Put your tokens in a vault and automatically earn additional rewards in the form of one of both assets from the pair.
Yes, if you want to integrate Ankr Liquid Staking into your product, read Liquid Staking Metrics.