Kraken has the liquidity to fuel your business.
Kraken is one of the longest running, most trusted and healthiest exchanges. Our clients benefit from access to industry-leading liquidity, deep markets and direct access to our Principal OTC desk and Futures exchange.
Institutional clients enjoy fiat and crypto funding options with high monthly limits, including fiat funding in 7 global currencies, via multiple international partners. For the most efficient trade execution, we have expanded rate limits for clients trading algorithmically using either our REST or WebSocket APIs.
Our OTC desk offers high-touch spot trading at scale, as well as access to bespoke derivatives for risk management and alpha generation to eligible counterparties.
Benefit from over 100 assets and hundreds of fiat, crypto and stablecoin trading pairs, and access to leverage with high margin limits, advanced order types and fully featured APIs.
Get access to futures* on the major cryptocurrencies via Crypto Facilities Ltd, a UK-regulated MTF, and to cash-settled futures (monthly, quarterly, semi-annual and perpetual maturities) with underlying indices provided by CF Benchmarks Ltd, a UK-regulated benchmark administrator.
* The availability of futures trading is subject to certain limitations and eligibility criteria.
Expert support for professional & institutional traders
Kraken offers 24/7 access to our dedicated Institutional Relationships and Account Management teams via email, phone, or a preferred encrypted messaging service. VIP clients can also access account information, granular trading data, advanced statistics and more via the VIP Portal within Kraken Pro.
Whether you're a family office, broker, high-frequency trader or anything in between, we provide the most attentive service in the industry. Your Kraken representatives are assigned based on your specific needs, so you get the best person to help, every time.
Kraken sets the industry
standard for security.
Security is at the core of Kraken’s DNA, which is why we have a flawless security record after over ten years of business. As a crypto-native organization, Kraken’s long-standing reputation for its emphasis on security has continued to set industry standards through our comprehensive controls, which have been designed to prevent the theft of financial assets or information.
Our clients consequently entrust us with billions of dollars worth of on-chain assets, including more ETH2 locked up for long-term staking than any other peer exchange.
Kraken’s comprehensive approach to cybersecurity and information security management systems has earned us the ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification. This demonstrates our ability to meet the highest international security standards, as well as our commitment to keeping your funds and information safe.