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Canto

CANTO

About

Canto is layer one Cosmos SDK blockchain solution that runs an EVM execution layer while using the Tendermint Consensus mechanism. Canto’s main mission is to provide the core primitives of a blockchain as Free Public Infrastructure, meaning a DEX, a lending market and a decentralized stablecoin. Canto returns power to the public by promoting an ecosystem that moves away from the rent-seeking nature of current DEFI.

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$14,165,828

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30d

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Delegate Canto
Risk
stable
Complexity
easy
Reward
85.08%
Minimum
-
Lock Up
14 d
Staking Ratio
83.68%
Adj. Reward
-0.48%
Avg. Fee
6.16%
Run A Validator Node
Risk
moderate
Complexity
moderate
Reward
90.67%
Minimum
1
Lock Up
14 d
Staking Ratio
16.32%
Adj. Reward
2.53%
Avg. Fee
-

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FAQ's

  • What is Canto's Mission?
  • Canto looks to step away from the rent-seeking behavior of DEFI where providers look to extract value from users in a revenue-maximizing model. In Canto, providers are incentivized by protocol emissions or by infrastructure users with no fee going to the protocol.

  • What is free pubic infrastructure?
  • Canto offers a DEX, a lending platform, and a stablecoin. These are core tenants of a functioning blockchain and as such canto looks to offer them as free public infrastructure. By nature they are 

      1. Non-Exclusionary 
      2. Non-Rivalry 

    Non-Exclusionary, meaning that everyone has access to them, and non-rivalrous in that since no fees on the protocol level are extracted, the tools(infrastructure) act as a free passage between suppliers and demanders of the network. This allows the value in the network to be transferred between its participants without the value siphoning of enablers.

  • How does Governance work on Canto?
  • Governance on Canto is owned by stakers and node providers who have a vested interest in the network due to the 21 day lock of staked Canto

  • What is $NOTE and how does it work?
  • $NOTE is Canto’s unit of account(stablecoin). Note functions differently to other stablecoins in that all $NOTE is already minted and held in the Accountant Contract and when uses borrow and supply $NOTE it moves in and out of the contract.

  • Where can you stake Canto?
  • Canto can be staked from https://staking.canto.io/. Before staking you will need to generate a public key which if you haven’t done will show up as a red alert at the top of the screen.

  • How much can you expect to pay in staking and claiming fees for Canto?
  • When staking canto, you can expect to pay 0.08 Canto, and while claiming your rewards you can expect 1 Canto.

  • How often are rewards distributed?
  • Rewards are distributed once daily and will show up on the https://staking.canto.io/ dashboard. However, throughout the day you will small amounts of Canto from network fees.