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Jan 21 2021

Kraken Adds GBP and AUD Trading Pairs for 14 New Assets

Jan 21 2021 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

As we further our expansion into markets that have substantial potential for growth, Kraken is more than doubling the number of trading pairs available to clients using both the British pound sterling (GBP) and the Australian dollar (AUD). With the addition of 26 new… The post Kraken Adds GBP and AUD Trading Pairs for 14 New...

Kraken Adds GBP and AUD Trading Pairs for 14 New Assets

Jan 21 2021 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

As we further our expansion into markets that have substantial potential for growth, Kraken is more than doubling the number of trading pairs available to clients using both the British pound sterling (GBP) and the Australian dollar (AUD). With the addition of 26 new… The post Kraken Adds GBP and AUD Trading Pairs for 14 New...

Jan 15 2021

Kraken to Halt XRP Trading for U.S. Residents

Jan 15 2021 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  featured | kraken news legal products xrp

Given the recent SEC filing against Ripple Labs Inc., we are halting XRP trading for U.S. residents no later than January 29, 2021 at 5pm PT (January 30, 2021 at 1:00 UTC). We may begin implementing this process at any time on January 29, 2021,… The post Kraken to Halt XRP Trading for U.S. Residents appeared first on...

Jan 13 2021

Update on Ethereum 2.0 Staking Rewards

Jan 13 2021 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

Last month Kraken launched its Ethereum 2.0 staking service, which makes it easy for ETH holders to earn rewards of approximately 5% or more and help support the upgrade to Ethereum 2.0. Staking is an opportunity that is only appropriate for clients who want… The post Update on Ethereum 2.0 Staking Rewards appeared first on...

Dec 17 2020

The Graph (GRT) Starts Trading December 21

Dec 17 2020 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

We’re pleased to announce that The Graph (GRT) starts trading December 21 at approximately 13:30 UTC. What is The Graph (GRT)? GRT is an Ethereum (ERC-20) token that powers The Graph, which is a decentralized protocol for searching and indexing the data on various blockchains.… The post The Graph (GRT) Starts Trading December 21 appeared first on...

The Graph (GRT) Trading is Now Available

Dec 17 2020 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

We’re pleased to announce that The Graph (GRT) trading is now available! Note: GRT trading is not available in the US and Canada at launch. We do not have any estimate for when it might be available for clients in the US and Canada at… The post The Graph (GRT) Trading is Now Available appeared first on...

Dec 16 2020

A Need for Speed: Kraken to Launch Bitcoin Lightning ⚡️ Integration in 2021

Dec 16 2020 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  btc | kraken news products

Kraken is excited to announce new investments and forthcoming features designed to bring the benefits of Bitcoin’s Lightning Network to our global exchange. Building on Bitcoin’s blockchain technology, the Lightning Network will help the world’s largest cryptocurrency scale to process millions of transactions per second,… The post...

Dec 14 2020

Listing December 15: Two New Trading Assets (MANA and AAVE) and One New Staking Asset (KAVA)

Dec 14 2020 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

We’re excited to list 2 new trading assets and one new staking asset starting December 15 at approximately 13:30 UTC. New Trading Assets Decentraland (MANA) - Decentraland is a decentralized virtual world built on Ethereum that people create buildings and games in. You can… The post Listing...

Dec 11 2020

XRP Investors and Traders: Kraken is Supporting the Spark (FLR) Airdrop – Here’s What You Need to Know

Dec 11 2020 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

Kraken is pleased to announce our support of the Flare network and Spark (FLR) token airdrop for XRP holders. The first thing to understand about this airdrop is that it is unusual because there is a very large gap of time between the snapshot… The post XRP Investors and Traders: Kraken is...

Dec 04 2020

API Traders: Introducing Cancel Only Mode

Dec 04 2020 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

We are pleased to announce the launch of a new feature that has been requested by many of our API traders - Cancel Only Mode. API traders frequently update their orders, adding or canceling orders in response to changes in price or the order… The post API Traders: Introducing Cancel Only Mode appeared first on...

Dec 03 2020

Ethereum Hodlers: Earn Staking Rewards and Support the Upgrade to Ethereum 2.0

Dec 03 2020 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

Kraken is excited to announce that clients can stake their Ethereum (ETH) on Kraken to receive rewards of approximately 5% to 17%. The network reward is variable and 17% is currently the highest possible yearly yield. ETH staking launches Friday December 4 at approximately… The post Ethereum Hodlers: Earn...

Nov 23 2020

Listing November 24: Three New Trading Assets (KEEP, TBTC, ANT) and One New Staking Asset (KSM)

Nov 23 2020 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

Looking for new investments, trade opportunities or ways to earn staking rewards? We’re excited to list 4 new assets starting November 24 at approximately 13:30 UTC. New Trading Assets Keep (KEEP) - The Keep Network is a privacy layer for Ethereum that allows users… The post Listing November...

Nov 06 2020

Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork on November 15: What Kraken Clients Need to Know

Nov 06 2020 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

Bitcoin Cash will hard fork on November 15 2020 around 12:00 pm UTC as part of a scheduled protocol upgrade. This upgrade is controversial and will likely result in two chains after the fork. The likely split is between two protocols known as “Bitcoin… The post Bitcoin Cash Hard Fork on November 15: What Kraken...

Oct 22 2020

Fund your account in minutes with SEPA Instant transfers (EUR only)

Oct 22 2020 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

We know that quick and efficient asset transfers are crucial in the fast- moving crypto industry. With this in mind, we are excited to announce the recent addition of SEPA Instant Credit Transfer (SCT Instant) to the EUR funding methods available to our clients in… The post Fund your account in minutes with SEPA Instant...

Claim and Stake Your Flow (FLOW) on Kraken

Oct 22 2020 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

We are pleased to announce that you can now claim your Flow (FLOW) on Kraken. To claim your FLOW on Kraken, you must claim by 19:00 UTC on October 26. We will also support FLOW staking as soon as it is available on the… The post Claim and Stake Your Flow (FLOW) on Kraken appeared first on...

Oct 14 2020

FIL, UNI and YFI – 3 New Assets Start Trading October 15

Oct 14 2020 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

We are excited to list 3 new assets on our platform on October 15. Filecoin (FIL) Uniswap (UNI) yearn.finance (YFI) Note that FIL is a bit different from the other two because it is a “mainnet listing,” meaning that trading will begin as soon… The post FIL, UNI and YFI – 3 New Assets Start Trading October 15 appeared first on...

Oct 12 2020

Filecoin (FIL) Trading Begins October 15

Oct 12 2020 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

We are pleased to announce that Filecoin (FIL) will be listed on Kraken starting October 15. This will be a “mainnet listing,” meaning that trading will begin as soon as possible after the Filecoin mainnet goes live and transfers are enabled on the network. … The post Filecoin (FIL) Trading Begins October 15 appeared first on...

Oct 01 2020

Kraken adds domestic and international USD funding options through Silvergate Bank

Oct 01 2020 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products

We are pleased to announce the addition of domestic (FedWire) and international (SWIFT) USD funding options through Silvergate Bank. The move brings Kraken a step closer to its goal of offering more funding choices than any other cryptocurrency exchange, and follows on the heels… The post Kraken adds...

Sep 23 2020

Introducing Four New Account Security Enhancements

Sep 23 2020 Published at Kraken Blog under tags  | kraken news products security

As Kraken’s Chief Security Officer, I’ve spent the past two years building one of the most advanced security programs in the cryptocurrency industry. While most of my work involves hardening our security behind the scenes, I also work with our Product and Engineering team on… The post Introducing Four New Account Security Enhancements...

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