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Providing Liquidity on Osmosis Frontier

Introduction

Osmosis is a decentralized liquidity protocol that allows users to provide liquidity to pools of tokens and earn from fees in return.

ACRE is listed at Osmosis Frontier is the permissionless version of the main Osmosis app.

This guide will walk you through the process of providing liquidity to the ACRE/OSMO pool on Osmosis Frontier. By proving liquidity for the ACRE/OSMO pair you will receive liquidity "shares" which you can then bond to earn liquidity mining rewards.

This guide is also applicable for providing liquidity to the ACRE/USDC pool on Osmosis Frontier, however, the examples shown in this guide will use the ACRE/OSMO pool.

Requirements

You should have ACRE tokens and OSMO tokens of roughly equal value in your Keplr wallet to provide liquidity to the ACRE/OSMO pool.

If you already have ACRE on Avalanche you can bridge them to Acrechain using the Acrebridge and follow this guide.

If you do not have any ACRE tokens you can follow this guide to Connect Keplr to Acrechain and then use this guide to purchase ACRE through Omosis.

If you do not have any OSMO tokens, you can follow this guide to Connect Keplr to Osmosis and then purchase OSMO tokens through the Osmosis Frontier Swap.

How to Provide Liquidity

  1. Go to the ACRE/OSMO pool on Osmosis Frontier and click on the Add Liquidity button.

  2. Enter the amount of ACRE and OSMO tokens you want to provide to the pool.

    Enter the number of ACRE tokens you want to provide to the pool.
    The amount of OSMO tokens you need to provide to the pool will be calculated automatically.
    Click on Add Liquidity to provide liquidity to the pool.

  3. Confirm the transaction with your Keplr wallet.

Bonding Liquidity Shares

  1. You can now bond your liquidity shares to earn even more rewards! Click on the Bond Shares button to bond your liquidity shares.

    Enter the number of liquidity shares you want to bond. Choose the time period you want to bond your liquidity shares for.
    Enter the number of liquidity shares you want to bond.
    Click on Bond to bond your liquidity shares.

  2. Confirm the transaction with your Keplr wallet.

  3. You can now view your bonded liquidity shares on the same page.

Conclusion

You have now provided liquidity to the ACRE/OSMO pool on Osmosis and bonded your liquidity shares to earn rewards for the period you chose (7 days in this example). You can now repeat this process to provide liquidity to other pools on Osmosis and earn rewards or choose to bond your ACRE/OSMO share again when the period is up.

For a good overview of pools in the Cosmos, ecosystem check out the great app the guys at https://www.dexmos.app/ have built.