Kraken News

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.

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“Margined, leveraged or financed digital asset trading offered to retail U.S. customers must occur on properly registered and regulated exchanges in accordance ...
CFTC hits Kraken with $1.25M in fines over alleged illegal offering
Turner Wright
2021-09-28T22:22:17+01:00
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Kraken’s Marco Santori points to the adversarial stance taken by some crypto firms toward regulators.
SEC is ‘open to discussion’ when it comes to crypto: Kraken chief lawyer
Marie Huillet
2021-09-24T10:17:31+01:00
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“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.
Kraken Australia CEO talks the August market report and BTC price slump
Samuel Haig
2021-09-08T08:40:35+01:00
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The Ethereum Foundation will pass the donations on to open-source developer teams including Besu, Erigon, Geth, Nimbus and Nethermind.
Five DeFi projects and Kraken tip in $250K each to support Eth2 client teams
Brian Quarmby
2021-08-25T06:42:42+01:00
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Kraken’s potential European regulatory jurisdictions reportedly include countries like Malta, Luxembourg, and Ireland.
US Kraken exchange targets European license in 2021, says CEO
Helen Partz
2021-08-24T16:40:00+01:00
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The options for earning passive income from staking ETH continue to expand. Here are a few.
Altcoin Roundup: Hodling Ethereum? Here’s how and where to stake your ETH
Jordan Finneseth
2021-08-06T23:00:00+01:00
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“We doubled our U.S. team in 2021 and expect to triple the team by 2022,” said Robert Zagotta.
Kraken CCO will join crypto exchange Bitstamp to run US operations
Turner Wright
2021-07-21T14:00:00+01:00
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Market Analysis
The inverted pattern in the Bitcoin futures curve is a signal that investors’ confidence in BTC price continues to slump.
Uncertainty prevails as December 2021 Bitcoin futures show an inverted pattern
Marcel Pechman
2021-07-14T01:15:00+01:00
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