Kraken has urged BATMTwo ATM owners and operators to change the admin QR code for their ATMs to avoid potential attacks.
Kraken is a cryptocurrency exchange established in 2011 and headquartered in California. The Kraken exchange hosts trading for a variety of crypto assets, including pairings with multiple different fiat currencies. Kraken Bitcoin trading occurs under the ticker XBT. Kraken offers a number of features, including margin trading for certain assets, with 5x as the leverage limit. Kraken also offers staking along with over-the-counter trading. OTC trading eligibility is based on certain parameters.
Among the Kraken crypto offerings is a futures trading platform, Kraken Futures, which allows maximum leverage of 50x — although customers located in certain regions, such as Kraken U.S. customers and those in Japan, cannot use the platform.
“Margined, leveraged or financed digital asset trading offered to retail U.S. customers must occur on properly registered and regulated exchanges in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations,” said Vincent McGonagle, the CFTC’s acting director of enforcement.5877
Kraken’s Marco Santori points to the adversarial stance taken by some crypto firms toward regulators.7576
“We always see corrections when we get to all-time highs. I think it’s a natural part of the cycle,” said Kraken Australia CEO Jonathon Miller.9617
The Ethereum Foundation will pass the donations on to open-source developer teams including Besu, Erigon, Geth, Nimbus and Nethermind.5968
Kraken’s potential European regulatory jurisdictions reportedly include countries like Malta, Luxembourg, and Ireland.5244
The options for earning passive income from staking ETH continue to expand. Here are a few.59455
“We doubled our U.S. team in 2021 and expect to triple the team by 2022,” said Robert Zagotta.2144
The inverted pattern in the Bitcoin futures curve is a signal that investors’ confidence in BTC price continues to slump.17256
Kraken could follow Coinbase's footsteps by becoming the next Unites States-based crypto exchange to be a publicly traded company.2643
Kraken CEO Jesse Powell is having second thoughts about a direct listing in light of Coinbase going public and is potentially leaning toward an IPO instead.11014
Kraken, Bitfinex and KuCoin could become the next major crypto exchanges to attempt to service India’s estimated 15 million crypto investors.10729
KSM token prices surge as parachain auctions launch nears.21092
Kraken’s mobile crypto trading app is now available across the United States, except for New York and Washington.10462
A court in northern California has ordered Kraken to provide information on users who traded more than $20,000 between 2016 and 2020 to the IRS.23635