The Bitcoin Exchange that eats sailors

Okay, we are kidding about the sailors. But our industry-leading security and service is no joke. Sign up today and discover an exceptional trading experience!

Best Bitcoin Exchange

The best bitcoin exchange is needed for serious and professional bitcoin traders. Bitcoin security must be impeccable. Banking relationships must be sound and reliable. The trading engine must be fast. Order types must be advanced. And profits must be able to be multiplied with Bitcoin margin trading so you can leverage long bitcoin positions or short bitcoin positions.


Benefit from diverse and fast-paced Bitcoin trading. Highest Euro volume, global trader base, multiple currencies, fast funding and tight spreads.


Always on and great customer service. Trusted US exchange, quick support, full legal compliance and stable banking.


Your Bitcoin account is extremely secure. Regular #1 security ratings, encrypted cold storage, PGP emails and custom account security options.

Bitcoin Margin Trading

Go long Bitcoin with margin for greater returns. Short bitcoin to profit even in a downward moving market.

Advanced Order Types

Automate your Bitcoin trading strategy with more advanced order types than any other Bitcoin exchange. Set Bitcoin profit targets (Take Profit), limit losses (Stop Loss) and more.

Proof-of-reserves audit process

Say no to fractional reserve! Kraken pioneered the industry standard audit process for cryptographically verifying that we hold full reserves.

A reputation built on credibility

Kraken has come out on top. Its credentials in respect of securely processing major pairs efficiently cannot be underestimated. The exchange comes closest in terms of meeting every requirement. - CoinTelegraph

Kraken is an exemplary institution that the rest of the Bitcoin world should look up to...One of the first exchanges to pass an independent audit. They've consistently shown themselves to be leaders on security practices. - The BlogChain

You can predict if an exchange will do the right thing based on the quality of their team and the character of the people who run it. This is what makes Kraken the best. - Mitchell Dong, Managing Director at Pythagoras Investment Management

Integration with Kraken was a seamless process. It's clear their team is comprised of experienced traders and technologists. - Greg Schvey, Partner at TradeBlock

Kraken is core Bitcoin infrastructure. Execute complex trades in a secure environment. Focus on your core business. - Trace Mayer, Bitcoin Knowledge Podcast Host

Empowering you to trade Bitcoin on the go

Seize every trading opportunity with our iOS app! View your current balances, manage orders, monitor current market conditions and candlestick charts, and stay up-to-date with the latest Bitcoin news.


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