Kraken

Kraken

Trading volume(24h)

$485,153,303.00

28,482 BTC

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About Kraken

What Is Kraken?

Kraken is a US-based cryptocurrency exchange where users can buy, sell and trade various assets with relatively low commissions. Clients can also earn rewards through coin staking. The exchange has a leading level euro volume and liquidity and allows users to trade over 100 crypto assets and 7 fiat currencies, including USD, CAD, EUR, GBP, JPY, CHF and AUD, on-the-go with a web platform and mobile apps.

Founded in 2011, it was one of the first few crypto exchanges offering spot trading, derivatives and index products. Today, the company offers numerous products and services, including but not limited to: spot trading, margin trading, futures, indices, stakings, OTC and an upcoming non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace. The exchange serves over 8 million traders and institutional clients, and is backed by Digital Currency Group, Blockchain Capital, Tribe Capital, Hummingbird Ventures and more.

Who Are the Kraken Founders?

The centralized exchange is owned by Payward Inc., founded by its CEO, crypto pioneer Jesse Powell.

Powell has been working with digital currencies since 2001. He graduated from California State University with a degree in Philosophy with a concentration in Ethics & Law, founded the Verge Gallery and Studio Project, created Internet Ventures & Holdings.

When Did Kraken Launch?

Kraken was founded in 2011 and launched in September 2013, offering Bitcoin, Litecoin and euro-denominated trades initially.

Where Is Kraken Located?

The company is based in San Francisco, California.

Kraken Restricted Countries

Kraken is available to all U.S. residents, except those living in New York and Washington. However, Kraken Futures are not available to all U.S. residents. Currently, the platform serves millions of customers in approximately 200 countries.

The company has several restrictions for the following countries: Afghanistan, Central African Republic, Congo-Brazzaville, Eritrea, Congo-Kinshasa, Guinea-Bissau, Cuba, Lebanon, Iran, Mali, Iraq, Namibia, Libya, Somalia, North Korea, South Sudan, Syria, Sudan, Tajikistan and Yemen.

What Coins Are Supported on Kraken?

More than 120 coins are supported on the platform, including BTC, ETH, LTC, XRP, ETC, ZEC, USDT and more.

How Much Are Kraken Fees?

Fees on the platform vary across different products, such as Instant Buy, Kraken Pro, Stablecoins, Margin, Futures and NFT. For the basic Instant Buy service, the company charges a fee of 0.9% for stablecoins and 1.5% for other crypto assets, on top of fees charged for different payment methods. For Kraken Pro, it uses a maker-taker fee model where maker fees range 0.00% to 0.16% and taker fees range from 0.10% to 0.26%, depending on how often a user trades each 30-day period.

Is It Possible To Use Leverage or Margin Trading on Kraken?

For advanced users, Kraken Pro offers margin and futures features. The platform offers up to 5X leverage. The maximum level of leverage depends on the currency pair.

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Markets

Pair

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Currency

Pair

Price

+2% Depth

-2% Depth

Volume

Volume %

Liquidity

Updated

1

Tether

$0.9999

$18,088,953.82$8,240,120.03

$152,920,350

31.52%

811

Recently

2

Tether

$0.9989

$5,701,601.75$7,318,668.70

$99,142,022

20.44%

763

Recently

3

Bitcoin

$17,022.10

$17,127,280.67$22,520,423.63

$34,051,312

7.02%

814

Recently

4

USD Coin

$1.00

$3,994,392.63$4,978,634.54

$31,933,582

6.58%

762

Recently

5

Bitcoin

$17,007.06

$11,348,657.39$14,052,450.25

$22,111,130

4.56%

786

Recently

6

Ethereum

$1,260.00

$18,027,093.91$17,892,369.85

$18,896,617

3.89%

796

Recently

7

USD Coin

$1.00

$2,700,780.94$4,407,516.03

$18,262,395

3.76%

750

Recently

8

USD Coin

$0.9989

$3,365,014.79$2,370,755.70

$17,312,512

3.57%

724

Recently

9

Ethereum

$1,259.52

$4,200,570.33$8,835,558.42

$11,941,835

2.46%

803

Recently

10

Bitcoin

$17,034.45

$1,348,923.55$1,618,859.34

$7,330,163

1.51%

709

Recently

11

Tether

$0.9994

$1,085,652.30$1,421,734.07

$7,258,046

1.50%

695

Recently

12

Dogecoin

$0.09954

$437,871.57$1,189,750.11

$3,842,985

0.79%

682

Recently

13

Dai

$0.9989

$340,181.65$396,010.08

$3,835,448

0.79%

655

Recently

14

Dai

$0.9998

$314,967.01$697,554.45

$3,196,327

0.66%

733

Recently

15

Solana

$14.08

$471,687.25$806,197.37

$2,933,463

0.60%

577

Recently

16

Bitcoin

$17,035.27

$670,587.47$710,366.09

$2,181,482

0.45%

660

Recently

17

Litecoin

$79.12

$513,039.97$832,303.29

$2,174,396

0.45%

656

Recently

18

XRP

$0.3854

$453,084.26$739,511.67

$2,158,281

0.44%

660

Recently

19

Polkadot

$5.47

$321,803.63$599,518.98

$2,061,827

0.42%

673

Recently

20

Ethereum

$1,260.71

$940,017.53$1,037,021.62

$1,846,239

0.38%

675

Recently

21

Chainlink

$7.07

$374,576.41$1,023,115.82

$1,548,336

0.32%

679

Recently

22

Ethereum

$1,261.12

$590,511.66$484,457.60

$1,507,630

0.31%

614

Recently

23

XRP

$0.3856

$483,042.19$1,391,378.36

$1,459,268

0.30%

682

Recently

24

Dai

$0.9999

$173,398.34$175,464.35

$1,452,129

0.30%

618

Recently

25

Ethereum

$1,260.56

$1,180,607.54$1,408,451.26

$1,398,465

0.29%

664

Recently

26

Tether

$0.9999

$419,409.90$337,432.45

$1,147,403

0.24%

642

Recently

27

Litecoin

$79.08

$280,719.14$429,671.21

$1,119,330

0.23%

607

Recently

28

Cardano

$0.3172

$417,191.29$1,524,321.72

$1,118,129

0.23%

687

Recently

29

Polygon

$0.9109

$677,819.52$1,464,583.46

$1,089,393

0.22%

666

Recently

30

Bitcoin

$17,031.77

$866,567.88$1,094,683.76

$1,089,198

0.22%

676

Recently

31

Cosmos

$10.11

$475,460.73$751,235.05

$1,056,798

0.22%

649

Recently

32

USD Coin

$0.9992

$2,600,775.64$1,043,967.89

$922,128

0.19%

688

Recently

33

Tether

$0.9994

$952,387.28$327,373.61

$911,282

0.19%

652

Recently

34

Dogecoin

$0.09949

$216,117.42$666,593.28

$784,764

0.16%

639

Recently

35

ApeCoin

$4.13

$115,383.45$535,464.38

$770,443

0.16%

581

Recently

36

Monero

$144.09

$370,235.82$380,175.72

$660,109

0.14%

602

Recently

37

Litecoin

$79.16

$155,589.01$224,947.58

$613,675

0.13%

558

Recently

38

Solana

$14.07

$255,895.97$361,106.37

$577,385

0.12%

540

Recently

39

yearn.finance

$7,134.41

$6,733.51$10,802.27

$552,407

0.11%

401

Recently

40

Polkadot

$5.47

$112,972.07$148,549.66

$542,929

0.11%

564

Recently

41

Bitcoin

$17,043.49

$318,834.31$298,875.23

$534,902

0.11%

619

Recently

42

Monero

$143.93

$180,918.84$213,573.78

$508,867

0.10%

549

Recently

43

Polkadot

$5.46

$223,102.36$467,563.76

$508,510

0.10%

626

Recently

44

Avalanche

$13.55

$119,199.99$155,467.13

$417,929

0.09%

510

Recently

45

Cardano

$0.3169

$213,165.18$584,809.50

$374,376

0.08%

666

Recently

46

PAX Gold

$1,772.33

$458,116.14$399,783.32

$373,313

0.08%

605

Recently

47

Ethereum

$1,263.64

$1,211,044.29$1,258,052.24

$366,581

0.08%

673

Recently

48

Bitcoin

$17,007.73

$717,215.41$706,367.34

$363,048

0.07%

606

Recently

49

Axie Infinity

$8.91

$36,931.98$232,370.55

$358,954

0.07%

511

Recently

50

Quant

$122.25

$52,772.27$47,905.67

$339,846

0.07%

467

Recently

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