Introducing KlayCellar

When managing assets, the main worry (other than the performance) is reliability, in other words, whether you trust who is handling your money.

Specifically, in DeFi, hodling or simply trading your favorite assets requires multiple transactions and prohibitive gas fees, compounded to the n times as many assets that are part of your portfolio.

KlayCellar is an asset management protocol that empowers anyone to mint, trade, redeem and provide liquidity on non-custodial oracle-less tokenized portfolios (starting with KLA).

KLA tokenized funds can be:

  • minted

  • redeemed (burn KLA tokenized fund for underlying assets)

  • rebalanced (change KLA tokenized fund internal asset allocation)

KlayCellar is built for DeFi to exchange value at a higher velocity without ever losing track of ownership.

Earn rewards and fees by providing liquidity to KLA tokenized funds.

In building the protocol, we kept in mind several problems.

  • Ownership. If you invested in a fund in TradFi, you would be giving up the right of your hard-earned dollars to the financial institution that will keep the assets on your behalf. While in DeFi, you deposit your hard-earned assets for the right to yield farm via contracts that may not return your collateral.

  • Redemption. KLA tokenized funds are redeemed easily. Without third-party approval, you can burn the tokenized fund and get back the underlying digital assets permissionlessly. No TradFi-style lock-ups to enjoy the power of asset diversification at your convenience.

  • Price feeds. Decentralized oracles supply price feeds at the cost of significantly increasing the attack vectors of the protocols and the funds they secure. Oracle manipulation is at the center of several hacks that lost billions of dollars in digital assets. KlayCellar does not need to know about external prices to operate. If the price between dApp and the listed price on DEX is different, traders (arbitrageurs) can step in to profit and align the prices. We chose to build KlayCellar without oracles because arbitrageurs are a much better solution.

  • Fees. Fund managers earn management fees and performance fees. KLC token holders earn fund launch fees, mint/burn fees, and CombSwap fees.

  • Expertise. KlayCellar connects users who do not have time to research and users who have time and expertise.

Closing Thoughts

We built KlayCellar for anyone who likes active management of their assets.

We think connecting those with ideas to capital owners who usually have little time is crucial and efficient.

We welcome Crypto Twitter to monetize strategies using KlayCellar.

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