Complete compound and complex transactions utilizing built-in transaction recipe strategies are built-in GUI transaction recipes. Users can utilize strategies to manage their holdings such as leverage their position, unwind and pay back debt or complete more complex functions.
Where to find the Strategy tab
⚔ Within any of the protocol tabs, you can find the Strategies button on the right-side panel.
These recipes combine two smaller actions into a compound transactions
Deposit & Borrow
This function combines two functions; this will deposit an asset from the DSA into Compound and will borrow an asset
Payback & Withdraw
This function combines two functions in one; this will payback existing debt and withdraw collateral from Compound back to the DSA.
These recipes utilize the ⚡ flashloan capacities to create financial magic
Leverage / MAX 'farm'
Leverage borrows against one asset, swaps and re-deposits that asset into the protocol. Used to gain greater exposure to assets at a higher risk.
Save / Unwind 'farm'
The Save function takes existing collateral, trades it and pays down debt. Use this function to unwind leverage/ MAX 'farm' positions.
This function swaps your existing collateral and swaps it into a different collateral type.
This function swaps your debt from one collateral type into a different collateral type. This can be used to refinance within the same protocol, etc.
Alternative Uses of Strategies
Instadapp strategies use a flash loan to accomplish its transaction routing and liquidity. You can use these functions to execute trades and swaps that are not 'quite' how the function is described above.
🎢 Short BTC by shifting your USD denominated debt into BTC
A user who has debt dominated in dollars and believes that the BTC price is going to fall could use a debt swap to swap their existing USD denominated debt into BTC debt, the USD price loss in BTC then acts as a short against BTC minimizing your USD debt owed, once the BTC dollar price falls, swap the BTC debt back to dollar denominated debt.
💸 Take Profits by swapping Collateral
Utilize a collateral swap to swap crypto collateral into a stablecoin or other asset to 'lock' in the gains or assume profits. By completing a collateral swap, those gains stay within the lending protocol and continue to gain supply interest.
🛍 Leverage your position to acquire Assets you don't hold
Leverage your position to acquire an asset you don't currently hold. The new asset is immedetiely within the lending protocol and allows you to gain new assets while continuing to supply assets.