【# Crypto 22】2019將會是Staking 元年？加密貨幣市場中新的穩定收益方法 （1）
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又時隔一個月沒發文章了...這次來向大家科普一下現在幣圈很火的Staking Economy究竟為何，以及一些明星項目的介紹, 如Cosmos, Polkadot（波卡）等，讓大家可以大略了解如何操作
With the upsurge of ICOs appeared in 2017 gradually cooled down with the bear market coming since 2018, both professional investment institutions and retail investors have become more cautious, and there are fewer and fewer miracles like 100x, 1000x return in the crypto market, and people have gradually studied the knowledge about the technology and application scenarios behind the blockchain and cryptocurrency, so that they can have better preparations before the next bull market comes in.
This tendency has also led to more companies focusing on the development of blockchain technology and the promotion of financial services innovation in these 2 years. One of the most anticipated highlights must be the platforms associated with Decentralized Finance (De-Fi, also known as Open Finance).
Decentralized Finance - Defi
Whether the decentralized platform can provide the function for lenders and borrowers to match their transactions quickly (eg. Dharma, Compound ), and CEX like Bitfinex and Poloniex, due to the high "Return On Investment"(usually above 10% Annualized rate of return) Compared with traditional investment products, attracting many investors not only in the crypto investment market but the investors in traditional financial market.
Cosmos, which launched the main net in early March this year, and Polkadot, which will support staking at the end of the year, can be said to be two of the most promising projects belong to PoS mechanism. Are these projects intended to compete with public chains like ETH, EOS, and TRON or to complement these chains to form a more complete ecology? What is the background of the cross-chain and side-chain projects showing up? And I will give you the instructions about how to stake your token into the staking ecosystem.
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