Get rewarded for spending and trading your precious metals with a proportionate 10% share of all global transaction fees - paid monthly in gold and silver.
Receive a monthly yield simply for spending gold and silver with your Kinesis card.
Get paid gold and silver for every time you buy or sell precious metals on the platform.
Learn how you can get rewarded with the Velocity yield, paid monthly in Kinesis gold (KAU) and Kinesis silver (KAG).
Use your gold and silver as money with your Kinesis card.
Buy or sell Kinesis gold and silver on the Kinesis platform.
Learn exactly how the Velocity yield is calculated with our helpful explainer video.
The Velocity yield is designed to reward Kinesis users for adding to the transactional velocity of the Kinesis monetary system by using Kinesis gold and Kinesis silver as money. Kinesis system participants can do so by either trading KAU and KAG on the Kinesis Exchange (this includes KAU and KAG coins that you have minted) or spending it via their Kinesis card.
For a full breakdown please read our comprehensive eligibility guide.
Yes, all Kinesis Yields, including the Velocity yield, are retroactive. You will have been credited with all qualifying yields accrued from the beginning of your activity, between the 4th of April 2019 and the 31sr of March 2022.
It’s important to note that the 10% Velocity Yield fee pool allocation came into effect on 1st November 2021, with the previous fee pool allocation of 5% applied to all transactions prior to that date.
The Velocity yield is calculated from the total transaction fees, for any given month, that are accumulated from all system participants.
The specific transaction fees that are included to build up that total are:
All these fees sum up to create the Master fee pool, 10%* of this total is then paid to the Kinesis users as the Velocity yield.
*5% between the 4th of April 2019 and the 31st of October 2021 and 10% afterwards.
Please find a more detailed breakdown here.
Yes. You will receive both the Velocity and the Minter’s yield for minting KAU and KAG (creating new Kinesis gold and silver currencies) and then subsequently activating your minted KAU and KAG coins by selling them on the Kinesis Exchange.
You will receive a yield in gold on all qualifying Kinesis gold (KAU) you transact, by either sending, spending or minting and activating it. Similarly, you will receive a Velocity yield in silver on all qualifying Kinesis silver (KAG) you transact by either sending, spending or minting and activating it.
You will receive your Velocity yield on your KAU and KAG transactions only, including KAU and KAG pairs on the Kinesis Exchange.
All activated yields are paid monthly, in the first week of each following month, for all yields accrued in the previous month.
Your earned yield will be paid into your Kinesis Money KAU and KAG account. You can keep track of your yield via the yield dashboard in the Kinesis Money platform.
See our comprehensive guides to find out more.