Staking COV Tokens to unlock benefits
DISCLAIMER: PrimeXBT reserves the right to deny COV Token staking, utilities and change utility duration, fee rates or any other conditions.
PrimeXBT has partnered with a licensed DLT services provider Covesting to offer its users Covesting Copy-trading module accounts. COV token offers a user-centric model that provides unique incentive schemes for all the members of the Covesting ecosystem. To learn more about Covesting company and COV token utilities visit Covesting.io.
COV Staking on PrimeXBT offers major benefits for users of Covesting module: Followers of Copy-trading Strategies and Strategy managers. Activating a membership plan by depositing and staking COV tokens will unlock various levels of utility benefits, based on the amount of personal tokens staked.
COV tokens can also be used on PrimeXBT as collateral for leveraged trading on a Margin account or a copy-trading Strategy account denominated in COV.
Staking activates all of the following 4 utilities of the COV token. The offered level of benefits provided by each utility will depend on the obtained membership – Advanced, Premium or Elite:
This utility allows Followers to receive a 50% or a 100% discount on entry fees for all Followings.
Any Followings that are started while
Elite COV membership is active will not be charged an entry fee. Followings that are started while
Advanced COV membership is active will be charged a 0.5% entry fee instead of 1%.
This utility increases all Followings' profit share (by 5%, 10%, or 15%) in favor of the Follower by decreasing the platform's profit distribution share.
This utility increases a Follower's maximum Following limit (x2, x3, or unlimited) per each separate Strategy.
This utility reduces trade fees for all trades within a Strategy (provides a discount of 10%, 20%, or 30%).
To deactivate a membership plan and unlock COV tokens a Follower must first close all active Followings.
This utility automatically provides an unconditional 25% discount on trade fees on COV-denominated Margin trading accounts, and does not require activation of COV Membership.
Staking COV on PrimeXBT allows users of Covesting module - Copy-trading, to gain access to exclusive benefits and utilities within the Covesting ecosystem by locking (staking) a set amount of COV tokens. Based on the membership plan chosen –
Elite – a set amount of tokens are locked in the Wallet and the corresponding utilities are unlocked:
A membership plan and the associated utilities will remain active until the membership is deactivated by the Covesting user.
To activate a COV membership plan, navigate to the 'My COV' page: 1. Choose your membership and click 'Activate' under the desired plan; 2. In the pop-up window, check the parameters of the selected membership plan – tokens to be locked and the utilities granted upon activation.
to lock in the required COV tokens and activate your Covesting utilities.
If you already have an active membership and wish to upgrade to a more advanced plan – simply click the 'Activate' button under the new membership plan to lock the remaining amount of tokens required for the new membership plan.
The upgrade is made at the current COV exchange rate: if your locked COV tokens have appreciated in value – the upgrade will be cheaper due to the increase in COV value (or even free in the case of significant increase of the token's price)
Downgrading a membership plan is not possible currently. To select a lesser membership plan, the currently active membership plan must first be deactivated.
To deactivate a membership plan and unlock your COV tokens: 1️⃣ Click the 'Deactivate' button:
2️⃣ In the pop-up window, click 'Deactivate' to confirm that you wish to deactivate your membership and disable all active utilities:
To deactivate a membership and unlock COV tokens a Covesting user must first close all of their active Followings in Strategies:
Once you've deactivated your membership, the locked COV tokens will be unlocked and all active utilities will be disabled.
COV token can now be obtained by exchanging
USDC for COV, directly on your PrimeXBT account.
Alternatively, COV tokens can also be purchased through the following third parties: