Kraken

OpenBazaar Co-Founder Explains Why Web 3’s Answer to eBay Folded Its Tents

The P2P marketplace was backed by powerhouse VCs Andreessen Horowitz and Union Square Ventures. Brian Hoffman candidly reflects on where it went wrong.

Business  ·  15 July 2021

Binance’s UK Woes Fuel Migration to Rival Crypto Exchanges: Report

Bitstamp has seen customer numbers more than double since the FCA said Binance Markets should not be operating in the U.K.

News  ·  8 July 2021
Bitcoin

Kraken Casts More Doubt on JPMorgan Call Over Grayscale Bitcoin Trust ‘Unlocks’

Kraken is disputing the premise that a wave of GBTC shares hitting the secondary market will drive the price of bitcoin lower.

Markets  ·  7 July 2021
Coinbase

US Crypto Giants Build First Version of FATF-Compliant ‘Travel Rule’ Tool

BitGo, Coinbase, Gemini, Kraken and Fidelity are putting an anti-money laundering solution up for consideration.

Policy & regulation  ·  25 June 2021
CoinFlash

Kraken to No Longer Offer Margin Trading for US Investors Who Don’t Meet ‘Certain’ Requirements

Kraken said the changes come due to regulatory guidance about leveraged digital asset transactions.

News  ·  9 June 2021
Polkadot

Kraken Now Lets Users Back Contender Projects on Polkadot’s Kusama Platform

Kraken is adding support for Kusama parachain auctions, allowing users to effectively vote for their favorite projects.

News  ·  8 June 2021
U.S.

Kraken Crypto Exchange Releases Mobile App in US

Users in the U.S. are now able to trade the 50+ tokens on Kraken's platform from their mobile phones.

News  ·  2 June 2021
Exchanges

Kraken Crypto Exchange Adds Tribe Co-Founder as Third Board Member

Arjun Sethi has become Kraken's third board member.

Business  ·  20 May 2021
Exchanges

Top Crypto Exchanges See Technical Issues Amid Market Crash

Coinbase, Gemini and Kraken are all reporting technical issues at press time.

Markets  ·  19 May 2021
IRS

IRS Approved to Seek Records of Kraken Users Transacting Over $20K in Crypto

A U.S. federal court authorized the move Wednesday.

News  ·  6 May 2021
Cardano

Cardano Staking Goes Live on Kraken Exchange

ADA staking was launched on Tuesday, the exchange said.

News  ·  5 May 2021
Kraken

RIT Capital Partners Acquires Stake in US Crypto Exchange Kraken

Terms have not been disclosed although the investment was disclosed to investors during a webinar in March.

Business  ·  21 April 2021
developer grants

Kraken’s First Brink Grant Goes to Bitcoin Rust Developer

Last year was a watershed year for open-source Bitcoin grants; 2021 is on track to outmatch it.

Tech  ·  8 April 2021
CoinFlash

Canadian Property Firm Buys Bitcoin in Hopes of Eventually Scrapping Condo Fees

The firm bought 0.4 bitcoin and plans to buy more every month.

News  ·  19 March 2021
Kraken

Kraken Considering a Stock Market Debut Next Year: Report

Competitors Coinbase and eToro are already barreling toward multi-billion dollar listings on the public markets.

News  ·  16 March 2021