Lido’s TVL overtook that of MakerDAO (MKR) within the final 24 hours after rising by 0.57% to $5.90 billion. In accordance with the information aggregator, this locations Lido’s dominance at 15.23% of the complete DeFi TVL of $38.68 billion.
In the meantime, Lido’s website exhibits that its TVL is $5.95 billion. In accordance with the positioning, $5.86 billion in Ethereum have been staked by way of its platform. Different belongings, like Polygon (MATIC), Solana (SOL), Kusama (KSM), and Polkadot (DOT), have a mixed worth of $83.7 billion.
A Dec. 20 tweet from Lido stated staking deposits grew throughout all chains besides Kusama. The platform highlighted that the adverse worth efficiency of the native tokens of those chains contributes to its TVL efficiency.
Lido is the dominant staking platform
Dune analytics data exhibits that Lido can also be the dominant staking service supplier — it controls 29.11% of the market.
That is forward of different rivals, together with main centralized exchanges like Coinbase, Kraken, and Binance, which cumulatively management roughly 27% of the staked Ethereum.
A number of analysts beforehand highlighted that Lido’s dominance of Ethereum staking may place the blockchain community in danger.
LDO is up 17%
CryptoSlate knowledge exhibits that Lido’s native token is up by over 17% within the final 24 hours to $1.16 as of press time.
LDO can also be one of many best-performing digital belongings within the final seven days, rising by roughly 20%.
The token was one of many ERC-20 belongings reported to have been bought by Alameda-related wallets. In accordance with the report, over 700,000 tokens have been bought for 601 ETH. Moreover that, Aave founder Stani Kulechov has sold his complete LDO holdings for a complete of $2.4M