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(BTC)

1.25% APY

Earn 1.25%* rewards on your Bitcoin (BTC)

Put your Bitcoin (BTC) to work with Kraken off-chain staking. Create a Kraken account to earn 1.25% estimated yearly rewards on your BTC holdings.

Put your Bitcoin (BTC) to work with Kraken off-chain staking. Create a Kraken account to earn 1.25% estimated yearly rewards on your BTC holdings.

How to stake Bitcoin

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How to stake Bitcoin

In just a few steps, you can start staking your BTC in the Kraken mobile app or on the web.

Step 1

Create your free Kraken account

Step 2

Buy or deposit BTC

Step 3

Stake your BTC to earn 1.25%

Why stake BTC with Kraken?

Compounding rewards
Compounding rewards

BTC staking rewards are paid out weekly and automatically re-staked

No lock-up periods
No lock-up periods

Instantly stake and unstake your BTC anytime

World-class security
World-class security

Your funds remain safe with Kraken, the secure digital asset exchange

With Kraken, it only takes a few minutes to stake Bitcoin

Kraken desktop and mobile apps
Kraken desktop and mobile apps

STAKING CRYPTO

Earn up to 21%* on your crypto

It only takes a few clicks to stake your assets with Kraken.

Algorand (ALGO)

On-chain
Taunang rewards
1-4% Flexible
 
Stake*

*Ibinabahagi linggu-linggo

Cardano (ADA)

On-chain
Taunang rewards
3-6% Flexible
 
Stake

Cosmos (ATOM)

On-chain
Taunang rewards
6-9% Flexible
18-22% Bonded 21D
Stake

Ethereum 2.0 (ETH2)

On-chain
Taunang rewards
4-7% Flexible
 
Stake*

*Napapailalim sa karagdagang mga tuntunin at kundisyon. Matuto pa

Flare (FLR)

On-chain
Yearly rewards
4-8% Flexible
 
Stake

Flow (FLOW)

On-chain
Taunang rewards
6-9% Flexible
 
Stake

Kava (KAVA)

On-chain
Taunang rewards
5-7% Flexible
13-16% Bonded 21D
Stake

Kusama (KSM)

On-chain
Taunang rewards
7-11% Flexible
 
Stake

Mina (MINA)

On-chain
Taunang rewards
12-20% Flexible
 
Stake

Polkadot (DOT)

On-chain
Taunang rewards
6-8% Flexible
15-19% Bonded 28D
Stake

Polygon (MATIC)

On-chain
Taunang rewards
5-9% Flexible
 
Stake*

*Ibinabahagi linggu-linggo

Secret (SCRT)

On-chain
Taunang rewards
8-10% Flexible
20-24% Bonded 21D
Stake

Solana (SOL)

On-chain
Taunang rewards
5-8% Flexible
 
Stake

Tezos (XTZ)

On-chain
Taunang rewards
5-7% Flexible
 
Stake

The Graph (GRT)

On-chain
Yearly rewards
2-4% Flexible
7-9% Bonded 28D
Stake*

*Not available in the US and Canada

Tron (TRX)

On-chain
Taunang rewards
3-6% Flexible
 
Stake

Bitcoin (BTC)

Off-chain
Taunang rewards
1.25% Flexible
 
Stake*

*Mga kwalipikadong bansa lang.
Matuto pa

Euro (EUR)

Off-chain
Taunang rewards
2.5% Flexible
 
Stake*

*Mga kwalipikadong bansa lang.
Matuto pa

Tether (USDT)

Off-chain
Yearly rewards
1.6% Flexible
 
Stake*

*Eligible countries only.
Learn more

US Dollar (USD)

Off-chain
Taunang rewards
4% Flexible
 
Stake*

*Mga kwalipikadong bansa lang.
Matuto pa

USD Coin (USDC)

Off-chain
Yearly rewards
1.6% Flexible
 
Stake*

*Eligible countries only.
Learn more

assets

16+ assets
for staking

rewards

Up to 21% in
yearly rewards

stake

$100M+ in rewards
earned by clients

Reward rates are subject to change and compliance with Kraken's terms and conditions.

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FAQ

Bitcoin staking FAQ:

  1. Is there a transaction fee to stake my Bitcoin?

  2. Do I need to lock up my Bitcoin for a period of time when staking on Kraken?

  3. Can I convert BTC to USD?

  4. What is the difference between on-chain and off-chain staking?

  5. Can I stake BTC using my hardware wallet?

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*Reward rates are subject to change and compliance with Kraken’s terms and conditions. These materials are for general information purposes only and are not investment advice or a recommendation or solicitation to buy, sell, stake or hold any cryptoasset or to engage in any specific trading strategy. Some crypto products and markets are unregulated, and you may not be protected by government compensation and/or regulatory protection schemes. The unpredictable nature of the cryptoasset markets can lead to loss of funds. Tax may be payable on any return and/or on any increase in the value of your cryptoassets and you should seek independent advice on your taxation position. For more information, please see our Terms of Service.