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Covering a wide range of topics including bitcoin basics, cryptocurrency deep-dives, security and more

Crypto Security Guide

Get to know Kraken Chief Security Officer Nick Percoco as he explains Kraken's approach to security.

Two-Factor Authentication

Two-Factor Authentication

Learn the importance of securing your accounts with two-factor authentication and why it’s safer to use a 2FA application on your phone instead of a phone number.

 

SIM Swapping

SIM Swapping

Kraken Chief Security Officer Nick Percoco breaks down the topic of SIM card swapping.

What is a YubiKey?

What is a YubiKey?

Yubikey is a two-factor authentication solution that, when used together with strong security practices, can enhance safety.

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Introducing Crypto 101

Staying true to our mission to bring crypto to everyone, Kraken CEO Jesse Powell explains it all in our new video series: Crypto 101.

How Do I Get Bitcoin?

How Do I Get Bitcoin?

There are lots of different ways to get bitcoin. You can work for it, mine it or buy it from an exchange to name a few.

Why is Bitcoin So Volatile?

Why is Bitcoin So Volatile?

Buying on the hype train? Afraid of the bubble bursting? Kraken CEO Jesse Powell, has some insights as to why the newest form of currency on the planet has so many "ups and downs."

What If You Lose Bitcoin?

What If You Lose Bitcoin?

From searching landfills to recover lost hard drives to undergoing hypnosis to remember private keys, people have done some crazy things to access their Bitcoin.

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Kraken Webinars

Take your learning to the next level with webinars featuring crypto-experts.

Bitcoin for Business

Bitcoin for Business

Lead Bitcoin Strategist Pierre Rochard will host a panel discussion highlighting the benefits of Bitcoin payments and how you can accept them in a way that gives you true monetary freedom.

Kraken Intelligence & The Maker Foundation

Kraken Intelligence & The Maker Foundation

In late 2019 Kraken Intelligence sat down with Greg Di Prisco, the Head of Business Development at the Maker Foundation, following the release of their highly anticipated Multi Collateral Dai.

Kraken Intelligence & ICON Foundation

Kraken Intelligence & ICON Foundation

In late 2019 Kraken Intelligence sat down with Ricky Dodds, Head of Institutional Markets at ICON Foundation, and Min Kim, Founder of ICON Project & ICON Foundation Council Member, to learn more about the ICON blockchain & foundation and what to expect in the future.

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Kraken Futures

Welcome to the Kraken Futures "Introduction to Crypto Futures" series! The goal of this series is to share a simple introduction to the key concepts of trading crypto futures.

Order Book, Limit Order, Market Order

Order Book, Limit Order, Market Order

An order book is the of buy and sell orders for a particular asset. Market orders execute a trade immediately, where Limit orders execute at a specific price. 

Margin and Leverage: Introduction

Margin and Leverage: Introduction

Margin is the funds you have designated as available for trading. Margin is always individualised to the asset you are trading. Notional position size is the total position size (long or short). Margin x Leverage = Notional position size.

Margin & Leverage: Changes in Price

Margin & Leverage: Changes in Price

Trading with leverage will magnify your trading gains and losses. As your position gains profit, your margin will increase, and your leverage will drop. As your position makes a loss, your margin will decrease, and your leverage will increase.

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