EARN REWARDS* BY SECURELY STAKING YOUR TEZOS

Staking your Tezos (XTZ) allows you to passively earn rewards for your help to secure the network.

Through the Ledger Live app, you can easily and securely delegate your Tezos to a validator and start earning rewards, passively.

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*Rewards are not guaranteed. Ledger provides no advice or recommendations on use of staking services.

EARN REWARDS* BY SECURELY STAKING YOUR TEZOS

WHY STAKING YOUR TEZOS?

Tezos is a multi-purpose blockchain based on smart contracts. Tezos aims to offer infrastructure that can evolve and improve over time.

Earn rewards*

Staking Tezos offers an average return of 3%. This rate may vary depending on different criteria.

*Rewards are not guaranteed. Ledger provides no advice or recommendations on use of staking services.

Help yourself

By staking your Tezos, you help secure the network and validate transactions. You are part of the Tezos blockchain success!

STAKING YOUR TEZOS IS BETTER WITH LEDGER

Highly secure

Grow your Tezos bag while securely holding them with your Ledger device. You are in control.

Freedom of choice

It's up to you to choose which validators you want to delegate your Tezos to.

All in one place

You can manage, buy, swap, and stake your Tezos through Ledger Live with our partners. All your crypto needs, in one app.

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Earn rewards

Earn rewards

When staking, you can earn a passive income by participating in the Tezos network via delegation.

The current annual yield on Tezos is around 3%, minus a validator’s fees. You can use Staking Reward’s calculator to estimate your monthly earnings.

When you first start delegating, it will take roughly five weeks for you to receive your first rewards from your validator. After this, you can expect rewards about every 3 days.



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5 STEPS TO START SECURELY STAKING TEZOS

01

Buy a Ledger hardware wallet

Ledger hardware wallets are the smartest way to securely store your assets.

02

Download Ledger Live

It’s your gateway to securely and easily buy, manage, stake, and grow your assets. All in one app.

03

Set up your device

Follow the setup steps, and create an Tezos account.

04

Buy crypto or transfer funds

Use Ledger Live to directly buy Tezos with our partners, or transfer your Tezos from an exchange to your hardware wallet.

05

Start staking

Click the Earn rewards button on your Tezos account and choose a validator among the list. Select the amount and confirm.

Want to learn more about staking?

We answer all the basic questions you might have in our Ledger academy: What is staking? What’s the difference between Proof-of-Stake and Proof-of-Work? What is a validator?

You can also take a look at our School of Block series on Youtube to learn how to get started in staking and make your money work for you.

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Frequently Asked Questions

You will have to wait roughly five weeks for your first rewards.
• It takes 21 days (7 cycles) until your XTZs are eligible to earn rewards
• Then you need to wait another 15 days (5 cycles) until they become liquid and can be paid out.
• After the initial waiting period of five weeks, you can expect payout every cycle (~ 3 days)

There is no unstaking period in the Tezos network and your XTZ will be transferable immediately upon unstaking. Learn more on the Tezos website.

You have full ownership of your Tezos when you stake through Ledger, unlike with crypto exchanges.

Choosing a validator is a personal decision, and it’s important to do your own research. When available, choose Ledger, a trusted validator that offers great rewards and best security.

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