ERC-2510: Enhanced Liquidity and Value Backing Token Standard

ERC-2510: Enhanced Liquidity and Value Backing Token Standard


ERC-2510 is an innovative extension to the ERC-20 standard, establishing an intrinsic value and liquidity model within token contracts. By integrating a base liquidity pool, ERC-2510 aims to mitigate the risk associated with reliance on external liquidity providers. This ensures token stability and retains value even in the absence of third-party market makers.


In light of recent market events highlighting the vulnerabilities of token valuations dependent on external liquidity pools, there is a clear need for a more resilient token standard that can withstand sudden liquidity withdrawal. ERC-2510 seeks to address this by building a self-sustaining value support mechanism within the token contract itself.


Core Components

  • Base Liquidity Pool (BLP): A permanent reserve within the token contract that provides a minimum value for each token.
  • Value Adjustment Function (VAF): A mechanism for the token holders to enhance the token’s intrinsic value by contributing additional liquidity to the BLP.
  • Token Value Retrieval (TVR): Allows token holders to burn their tokens in exchange for a proportional share of the BLP, establishing a redeemable base value.


The ERC2510 interface extends the ERC20 and ERC20Metadata interfaces with additional liquidity management functionalities.

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pragma solidity ^0.8.20;

import "@openzeppelin/contracts/token/ERC20/IERC20.sol";
import "@openzeppelin/contracts/token/ERC20/extensions/IERC20Metadata.sol";

interface IERC2510 is IERC20, IERC20Metadata {
    // Events and Functions declaration

Solidity Implementation

ERC2510 Core Contract

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contract ERC2510 is IERC2510 {
    // Implementation of the ERC2510 functionalities.

Liquidity Management

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contract ERC2510Liquidity {
    // Liquidity-related functionalities.

Implementation Considerations

  • The base liquidity pool must be designed with security as a priority, implementing safeguards against unauthorized access and ensuring immutability of the pool’s value.
  • Smart contract functions will be optimized for gas efficiency and avoid unnecessary complexity.
  • Contract will include event logs for all actions for transparency and auditability.

Security Considerations

The security analysis section details potential risks, such as reentrancy attacks, and outlines the strategies implemented to mitigate these risks. Additionally, the contract will undergo security audits by reputable third-party auditors before deployment.

Reference Implementation and Test Cases

A reference implementation of ERC2510 will be available in a public GitHub repository, alongside comprehensive test cases covering a wide array of scenarios, including edge cases and potential attack vectors.

Deployment and Transition

The document will provide a detailed plan for deploying ERC2510 tokens and outline strategies for transitioning from existing ERC20 tokens if desired.

Real-world Use Cases

Case studies will illustrate how ERC2510 can be beneficial in various scenarios, from creating stablecoins to launching new tokens with embedded liquidity features.


ERC-2510 has the potential to revolutionize the token standard by empowering tokens with inherent value and liquidity. This standard is poised to contribute significantly to the DeFi ecosystem, providing a foundation for more stable and reliable token economics.