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What is Token Vesting?

Investors that understand token vesting schedules can make better investment decisions in the long run.

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Vesting means a planned release of ownership (of tokens) from the project or company to the investor.

Typically vesting rules look like the following example:

15% at TGE, monthly unlocks for the next 5 months.

Why is vesting important?

The investor side

The project side

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The future of vesting

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