The Aspidiske Launch – Liquidation of SNX Escrow

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Immediately, Oct twentieth, the Aspidiske launch will start. This is what’s included on this launch:

  • SIP-252: Liquidation of SNX Escrow: Permits SNX entries to be liquidated in case of drive liquidation

Motivation for Change

Within the preliminary launch of the new liquidation mechanism escrow entries could not be liquidated, permitting accounts to avoid the intention of SIP-148 by not vesting their escrow entries. This leaves the protocol with some staked SNX and debt that may’t be liquidated.

Permitting escrow entries to be liquidated helps restore the community collateralization ratio, because the debt would shift to different stakers, who purchase the escrowed entries at a reduction and tackle the delinquent debt. Total, liquidating these far below the liquidation ratio permits the protocol to be extra resilient and higher capitalized in the long term.

Liquidation of SNX in Escrow

The up to date mechanism will enable each SNX tokens held in an account and escrow entries to be drive liquidated (not self liquidatable) till the goal issuance ratio of an snx staker is restored.

If an account doesn’t maintain sufficient snx to revive to the goal issuance ratio, then the stakers’ account is closed with debt cleared, and all of the snx within the account is distributed for different stakers to say.

If the self-liquidate methodology known as, a consumer’s account is liquidated with solely the snx out there in his account (this doesn’t embrace escrow). This ensures accounts can not use self-liquidation to bypass escrow of SNX when liquidation is pointless.

Extra Mechanism Adjustments

  1. Accounts which have HAV Token Sale Escrow will now not be capable of mint with these tokens, there are solely 2 stakers (with 890 snx) at the moment minting with such escrow tokens.
  2. Accounts which are flagged for liquidation and self-liquidate is not going to have their liquidation flag robotically eliminated. They will nonetheless take away it by burning debt to return to the goal.
  3. Accounts that do not have sufficient snx to revive to well being through pressured liquidation won’t be able to self-liquidate.

Any Questions?

If you happen to’ve acquired any feedback or questions concerning the launch, please be a part of the dialog on Discord. This launch known as Aspidiske, which like all releases, is known as after a star (so as of visible magnitude).


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