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For ETH stored on online exchanges will the exchanges receive all staking rewards or will they be passed along to their users that actually own the ETH?

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I'm not an exchange and this is my gut feeling, for an precise answer I would ask your favorite exchange but :

  • for an exchange to participate in the POS system it will have to put a deposit at risk to be able to bet : would they risk the eth they owe to their customers ? not sure
  • would you like as a customer take the risk of the echange betting wrongly and riskinng your deposit ?

All in all I think exchange could provide such a service but will abstain from giving it. Now if they do it I would like to know how my currency is segregated, what's happening if a bet is wrong, etc etc

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With Casper, the account that puts up the security deposit is the account that will receive the staking rewards.

If the account is an exchange or a pool, it would have to distribute the rewards to its participants. Casper is a protocol designed to generic and agnostic: exchanges and pools are on top of it and have to manage themselves.

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