April 23, 2020 zCash founder Zooko Wilcox details support for a network developer fund; zCash is currently funded through a Founder’s Reward of 10% of block rewards through 2020, a minority of which is allocated to developers through the Electric Coin Company.

Allocation details are TBD, with Zooko calling for community input. yCash, a fork of zCash, funds development through 5% of the block reward in perpetuity. Approach to development funding varies widely across cryptoassets, ranging from Bitcoin (none), Decred (10%, DAO-controlled), and Dash (10%).