Distributed Validator Technology - Pilot w/ Obol Network Lido is excited to share the initial pilot integration with Obol Network, a Distributed Validator Technology (DVT) provider. This pilot demonstrated the benefits of running a Lido validator with DVT, and is a component of our goal to enable permissionless participation in Lidos’ validator set.
Lido on Ethereum 'VaNOM' - Validator & Node Operator Metrics As part of our commitment to decentralization as well as efforts to identify and minimize risks related to validator operators, we are pleased to present VaNOM - node and validator metrics reports for Lido on Ethereum.
The Definitive Guide to Lido on L2 Since Lido launched on L2, there’s been a flurry of activity in collaborations and integrations on various platforms throughout the ecosystem. Layer 2 (L2) is a collective term to describe a specific set of Ethereum scaling solutions. A layer 2 is a separate blockchain that extends Ethereum whilst inheriting
Ethereum Fee Monitoring Dashboard A critical facet of the Lido on Ethereum Block Proposer Rewards Policy is the appropriate monitoring of each Lido Node Operator’s behaviour when it comes to their MEV reward extraction and distribution for the protocol. These elements include determining whether: Node Operators are behaving as intended.Participants (e.g.
Analysis of stETH User Behaviour Patterns 00 TL;DRIn an effort to better understand Lido users’ behaviour, below is a cohort analysis of various wallet sizes. We have come up with a classification system for wallets of different sizes, from Whales (>=10k stETH) all the way down to Plankton (<1 stETH). The Lido ecosystem
Lido And The Merge Too Long, Didn’t Stake:If you’re already comfortable with your knowledge about the Merge (and what it does and does not do), here is a summary of how the Merge will affect Lido. 1. stETH will continue to exist post-merge stETH will continue to exist and serve the
Lido on Ethereum Scorecard and Operator Set Strategy In our recent post, The Next Chapter for Lido, we outlined the actions we would take on our journey towards decentralizing Lido. Today we are releasing the first versions of our Lido on Ethereum Scorecard, and our Operator Set Strategy.
Additions to Ethereum Node Operator Set - Wave 3 The DAO has approved 8 new Node Operators for Lido's Ethereum set and mainnet onboarding is being finalized in the coming days. Continuing along the journey towards trustless staking on Ethereum, Lido conducted an open onboarding application and evaluation round in November and December of 2021 for the inclusion of
Lido Adopts stETH/USD Chainlink Price Feed to Expand stETH Adoption Across DeFi Lido is excited to announce that we are now sponsoring the first in a series of Chainlink Price Feeds to enable DeFi protocols across leading blockchains to quickly and securely support Lido staked assets.
MakerDAO Integrates Lido's Staked ETH (wstETH) as Collateral Asset MakerDAO has succesfully integrated Lido’s stETH on the Maker protocol, allowing users to deploy their stETH as collateral to mint DAI, leverage liquidity positions and maximise their staking yields across the DeFi space.
Offline & Slashing Risks: Are Self-Cover Options Enough? This post sets the stage in terms of outlining the landscape of cover options avilableand possible developments. We outline the typical risk scenario, the amounts of slashings and penalties, and evaluate impact to understand whether Lido can self-cover the losses.