TeraBlock Ecosystem: Fee Structure Explained

Introduction to Fees in TeraBlock
Our fee structure is designed to be straightforward, ensuring users clearly understand what they are paying for each transaction. This approach aligns with our mission to make decentralised finance accessible and user-friendly.
TeraBlock Transaction Fees
  1. 1.
    Standard Transaction Fees:
    • TeraBlock charges a flat fee of 0.5% per transaction. This rate applies to all transactions within our ecosystem, including token swaps and bridge transfers.
  2. 2.
    Discount Mechanism:
    • Users who stake TeraBlock's CROSS Tokens can avail up to a 60% discount on these transaction fees.
    • The discount is proportional to the amount of CROSS Tokens staked, incentivizing users to engage more deeply with the TeraBlock ecosystem.
Detailed Fee Breakdown
Bridging and Swapping Fees:
  • Bridging Fee: For every token bridging transaction, a 0.5% fee is applied.
  • Swapping Fee: Similarly, a 0.5% fee is charged for token-swapping transactions.
  • The fees are directly used to maintain and enhance the platform, ensuring optimal performance and security.
Discounts Through CROSS Token Staking
  • Discount Mechanism: Users holding and staking TeraBlock's CROSS Tokens are eligible for up to 60% discount on transaction fees. This substantial discount is designed to reward our community members and token holders, reducing their cost of transacting within the TeraBlock ecosystem.
  • Staking Tiers: The discount on transaction fees is tiered based on the amount of CROSS Tokens a user stakes, encouraging deeper engagement with the platform. Detailed tiers and corresponding discounts will be clearly outlined within the platform, ensuring transparency.
  • Users staking CROSS Tokens will see a reduction in platform fees. For example, a significant stake might result in a 60% reduction, reducing a 0.5% total transaction fee to just 0.2%.
Fee Distribution
Distribution of Fees: There are four main revenue sources for the TeraBlock Ecosystem. Fees collected are redistributed between Liquidity Providers, Company Operations, DAO Community Rewards and DAO Treasury for continuous improvement, including platform development, liquidity enhancement, and ensuring top-notch security.
TeraBlock Platform Revenue Distribution
Comparing with Industry Standards
  • Competitive Pricing: Our fee structure is competitive within the DeFi space, balancing the need to sustain the platform to offer affordable services to our users.
  • Innovative Discount Model: The staking-based discount model is an innovative approach, aligning with our commitment to rewarding community participation and loyalty.
Future Developments
  • Adaptive Fee Structures: TeraBlock is continually exploring ways to make fees more adaptive and beneficial for our users. This includes potential dynamic fee adjustments based on market conditions and user activity.
  • Dynamic Adjustments: TeraBlock will continuously monitor and adjust the fee structure as necessary, based on community feedback, market conditions, and operational considerations, ensuring that the platform remains competitive and user-friendly.
At TeraBlock, our fee structure is a crucial part of our commitment to creating a fair, transparent, and user-centric DeFi ecosystem. By offering competitive rates, clear explanations, and rewards for community involvement, we are making strides towards a more inclusive and accessible financial future.