Benefits of futures trading in Kraken Pro
USD linear perpetual futures
Access over 95 perpetual futures and capitalize on market opportunities by going long or short.
Amplify your buying and selling power using leverage with some of the most competitive trading fees in the industry.
Informed decision making
Benefit from advanced trading analytics and monitor your historical performance and balances from a single portfolio view.
Futures trading advantages
Go long and short
Express a view on price changes of over 95 perpetual futures by taking long or short positions.
Trade with leverage
Get access to leverage, allowing you to amplify your buying or selling power, without the risk of your account balance going negative.
Choose how to profit
Whatever the contract, automatically convert any profits into a currency of your choice.
Flexible risk management
Trade using isolated margin to limit your downside per contract, or use cross margin to utilize all of your collateral across all positions.
Hedge price moves
Switch seamlessly between futures and spot trading in Kraken Pro, so you can hedge against spot price moves in either direction.
Trade with low fees
Enjoy one of the most competitive futures trading fee structures in the industry, with taker fees as low as 0.01%.
Trade crypto futures
Futures trading lets you gain exposure to a cryptocurrency without having to buy and hold it, in your portfolio.
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Trading futures, derivatives and other instruments using leverage involves an element of risk and may not be suitable for everyone. Read Kraken’s risk disclosure to learn more.
Trading futures, derivatives and other instruments using leverage might be subject to national restrictions and limitations.