We’re thrilled to announce that Kraken now supports Coin98 (C98), Galxe (GAL), Rocket Pool (RPL), Stargate Finance (STG) and Synapse (SYN)! Funding and Trading Funding is live, and trading will begin on September 29 at approximately 14:30 UTC. Keep an… Read More »Trading for C98, GAL, RPL, STG and SYN starts September 29 – Deposit Now!
“Cryptocurrency remains an important humanitarian tool, especially at a time when many around the world can no longer rely on traditional banks and custodians.” – Jesse Powell, Kraken Co-founder and CEO On March 9, 2022, we announced an ambitious aid… Read More »Crypto for All: Empowering our Ukrainian clients with Bitcoin
Kraken is proud to announce that it has become a Diamond Sponsor of the Anti-Human Trafficking Intelligence Initiative (ATII), a U.S.-based nonprofit that harnesses intelligence to help financial institutions, technology firms and cryptocurrency exchanges combat human trafficking and child exploitation. … Read More »Kraken Donates $100,000 to Anti-Human Trafficking Intelligence Initiative
After a rigorous internal and external search over the past year, Kraken is thrilled to announce that our COO Dave Ripley will succeed Kraken’s Co-founder and CEO Jesse Powell, who will become chairman of the board of directors. Dave has… Read More »Kraken announces leadership succession plan
We are pleased to announce that Kraken now supports EthereumPoW (ETHW). Funding and Trading Trading is live and the ETHW token has been distributed to eligible clients. A further announcement will be made once Funding is live, at which point… Read More »EthereumPoW (ETHW) trading starts now + token distribution
We’re quickly approaching The Merge, the most notable upgrade in Ethereum’s history and a crucial turning point for the wider crypto industry. As the Ethereum blockchain transitions from proof-of-work (PoW) to proof-of-stake (PoS), The Merge is expected to be the… Read More »Ethereum 2.0: Does ETH become deflationary post-Merge?
Over the last few months, the crypto industry faced numerous headwinds. These included the death spiral of the Terra ecosystem, the insolvency of over-leveraged hedge fund Three Arrows Capital, and major crypto lending platforms – like Celsius, BlockFi, Voyager and… Read More »Mixed Signals
We’re thrilled to announce that Parallel Finance (PARA) starts trading on Kraken today! Funding and trading Add PARA to your Kraken account by navigating to Funding, selecting Parallel Finance, and then Deposit. Trading begins September 7. Here’s what you need… Read More »Trading for PARA Starts September 7 – Deposit Now!
Following Kraken’s listings of Ethereum Naming Service (ENS) on February 23, 2022, and Harvest Finance (FARM) on June 15, 2022 for most countries, Kraken is excited to announce the availability of these tokens for residents of the United States and… Read More »Trading for ENS and FARM Starts Now For USA and CA!