How to deposit from your Telos EVM address to Gate.io/ Kucoin / Huobi

This article will guide you through the process of depositing from your Telos EVM address (linked to your Telos account) to Gate.io or a CEX such as Kucoin.

Written by Yknot Blockchain Solutions

Updated at June 14th, 2022

This article will guide you through the process of depositing from the Telos EVM in Metamask to Gate.io and Huobi, or to a CEX such as Kucoin. 

You will need:

  • The Metamask App for Mobile or Browser (Only Chrome and Firefox browsers are supported)
  • A Metamask Wallet
  • A Telos Account
  • An account on KuCoin / Huobi / Gate.io


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Benefits of a Telos Account

There are ways to deposit to tEVM without a Telos account (using Metamask). 

But we are confident that the perks of having a Telos account will make you choose this route. 

Benefits include:

  • Participating in on-chain governance
  • REX staking
  • Voting for validators

 



Step 1: Copy your EVM address from your Telos Wallet

  1. Open your Telos Wallet
  2. Connect to your preferred signer (Recommended choice: Anchor)
  3. Click 'Receive'
  4. Select 'Telos EVM' from the list
  5. The address and QR code will appear. Alternatively, select 'Generate New Address' 


Step 2: Send from Metamask to Telos EVM

  1. Open your Metamask Wallet
  2. Click 'Send'
  3. Copy and Paste your Telos EVM address from your Telos Wallet
  4. Confirm


Step 3: Direct deposit to Gate.io

  1. Open your Gate.io mobile/desktop app
  2. Select 'Wallet' on the right of the bottom navigation menu
  3. Select 'Deposit'
  4. Select 'to Address'
  5. Select the network as Telos EVM
  6. Enter your tEVM address 
  7. Add the amount of Telos to deposit 
  8. Click 'Submit Request'
  9. You will be asked to confirm the details of the transaction

You can refer to the Gate.io guide for more instructions

Step 1 and Step 2 remain the same for KuCoin. Make sure you complete Step 1 and Step 2 before moving to Step 3. 

Step 1: Copy your EVM address from your Telos Wallet (explained above)

Step 2: Send from Metamask to Telos EVM  (explained above)

Step 3: Deposit to Kucoin / Bitfinex

Step 3: Direct deposit to KuCoin

  1. Open KuCoin
  2. Select the 'Assets' tab (wallet icon) - which is at the bottom on mobile, and at the top on desktop
  3. Select 'Deposit'
  4. Search for TLOS
  5. Copy the Address and the Memo
  6. Open your Telos Wallet
  7. Select 'Send' or Scan Code