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A brief intro to CIAN

CIAN is a DeFi yield strategy protocol decentralized automation platform helping users on-chain asset holders to achieve best-in-class APYs with a single click. earn from DeFi yield opportunities safely and efficiently. CIAN protocol is only focused on the scalable, sustainable, and high-quality crypto yield sources, eg. LST, LRT, RWA, and Funding rates.

Simplifying Yield Activities in DeFi with CIAN

Navigating yield activities in the fast-changing world of decentralized finance (DeFi) can be incredibly challenging. The process involves not only identifying yield opportunities and keeping track of numerous projects for investment planning but also rotating assets across new yield sources. Additionally, creating and executing advanced yield strategies demands significant expertise in both the ecosystem and technology. This complexity and the need for continuous monitoring often result in confusion and frustration, causing many users to give up entirely.

To address this challenge, CIAN seeks to offer the ultimate yield layer for on-chain asset holders. By utilizing an LRT aggregator, CIAN simplifies the management of staking and restaking activities, providing the most valuable LRT yields and incentives available in the ecosystem. Furthermore, CIAN enhances users' yields through advanced yield strategies focused on LST, LRT, funding rates, and more. In essence, users don't need to understand the complexities of various DeFi protocols on-chain, as CIAN will take care of them.

Understanding Yield Sources with CIAN

Users holding standard cryptocurrencies such as ETH, stETH, wETH, wBTC, AVAX, or Matic might wonder how CIAN helps them earn more from LST, LRT, funding rates, and RWA. Here’s a breakdown of these yield sources:

Liquid Staking is a new way to earn passive income from staking assets without locking them up. It is an alternative to traditional staking, which requires users to lock up their tokens to contribute to the security of proof of stake blockchains. As an example, if you hold ETH, you may instead get Lido’s stETH to earn a passive yield while conserving the same price value. Liquid Restaking, as the name suggests, this alternative shares a lot of similarities with liquid staking although the core mechanisms vary. (see EigenLayer for more information)

Funding Rates is a periodic payment made between traders who are long and short in a perpetual futures contract. It is unique to perpetual contracts, which unlike traditional futures contracts, do not have an expiry date Real-World Assets are digital tokens that represent physical and traditional financial assets, such as currencies, commodities, equities, and bonds.

All ready-made strategies are designed to help users maximize their returns while minimizing their risks, making them an ideal tool for both novice and experienced investors.

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