Beginning as we speak, Kraken will routinely unstake all U.S. shopper belongings enrolled within the on-chain staking program. These belongings will not earn staking rewards. This is applicable to all staked belongings apart from staked ether (ETH), which will probably be unstaked after the Shanghai improve. U.S. shoppers won’t be able to stake any extra belongings, together with ETH.
Kraken will proceed to supply staking companies for non-U.S. shoppers by a separate Kraken subsidiary.
What does this imply for present staking shoppers within the U.S.?
- U.S. shoppers won’t be able to stake new belongings.
- Beforehand staked non-ETH belongings will probably be routinely unstaked. These belongings will probably be returned to the shopper’s spot pockets and can not earn rewards.
- Kraken will prorate remaining rewards by February 9. These rewards is not going to grow to be staked. Kraken will as a substitute pay rewards out of their non-staked kind.
- All staked ETH will grow to be unstaked after the Shanghai improve and can proceed to earn rewards till then. There aren’t any modifications to the payout construction till after the Shanghai improve, when ETH will probably be unstaked.
Staking companies for non-U.S. shoppers will proceed uninterrupted. Non-U.S. shoppers can proceed to stake and unstake belongings, in addition to routinely earn and stake rewards, as normal.
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