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.

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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Kraken could follow Coinbase's footsteps by becoming the next Unites States-based crypto exchange to be a publicly traded company.
US crypto exchange Kraken eyeing public listing in 2022
Osato Avan-Nomayo
2021-06-17T13:11:03+01:00
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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.
Kraken rethinks direct listing plan following Coinbase’s lackluster performance
Brian Quarmby
2021-06-11T03:09:53+01:00
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Kraken, Bitfinex and KuCoin could become the next major crypto exchanges to attempt to service India’s estimated 15 million crypto investors.
Crypto exchange giants mulling India foray despite regulatory uncertainty
Osato Avan-Nomayo
2021-06-09T13:03:51+01:00
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KSM token prices surge as parachain auctions launch nears.
Kraken launches Kusama parachain auction platform as KSM defies downtrend
Martin Young
2021-06-09T05:29:46+01:00
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Kraken’s mobile crypto trading app is now available across the United States, except for New York and Washington.
Coinbase rival Kraken launches mobile crypto trading in US
Helen Partz
2021-06-02T15:22:39+01:00
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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.
Court orders Kraken to provide information on user transactions to the IRS
Brian Quarmby
2021-05-06T05:57:15+01:00
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A London-based trust with ties to the Rothschild banking family acquired a stake in crypto exchange Kraken last month.
Multi-billion-dollar investment trust backs Kraken ahead of possible listing
Brian Quarmby
2021-04-22T02:17:33+01:00
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