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Kraken CEO on Mark Cuban: Be Careful Promoting Crypto

Kraken CEO and Co-founder Jesse Powell discusses the DeFi token crash that hit Mark Cuban, stable coin regulation, and the role exchanges play in the DeFi ecosystem. He speaks with Caroline Hyde and Joe Weisenthal on "Bloomberg Technology."

Crypto Traders Have Staked Billions of Dollars on Kraken Over the Last Year to Earn Interest.

Crypto Traders Have Staked Billions of Dollars on Kraken Over the Last Year to Earn Interest.

Kraken exchange's product chief, Jeremy Welch, explains what staking is, and shares 3 of the top-yielding tokens on its platform.

Business Insider
4 Crypto Experts Break Down How One of the Largest Grayscale Bitcoin Unlock Periods Will Affect the Cryptocurrency Market

4 Crypto Experts Break Down How One of the Largest Grayscale Bitcoin Unlock Periods Will Affect the Cryptocurrency Market

Researchers from Kraken Intelligence noted that the lockup expiration could potentially provide upside pressure on GBTC prices and on bitcoin.

Business Insider
Cryptocurrency’s Wild West Is in Wyoming

Cryptocurrency’s Wild West Is in Wyoming

So far the state has approved three applications, including one to bitcoin trading platform Kraken Bank and another last month to Wyoming Deposit & Transfer.

Reuters
Dogecoin and Memecoins Are Special Because They Kick Against Wall Street

Dogecoin and Memecoins Are Special Because They Kick Against Wall Street, Top Kraken Executive Says

Curtis Ting said dogecoin "provides a channel for the throughput of the spirit of the movement."

Business Insider
Kraken Cuts Deposit Fees of Over 70 Supported Cryptos to Zero

Kraken Cuts Deposit Fees of Over 70 Supported Cryptos to Zero

The company praised that its Kraken mobile app launch in the US was a success.

 

Finance Magnates
Navigating Crypto Volatility - Jeremy Welch, Chief Product Officer at Kraken

Navigating Crypto Volatility - Jeremy Welch, Chief Product Officer at Kraken

Don’t miss Kraken's Chief Product Officer talking crypto with Kristen Scholer from Cheddar News.

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Crypto 101: A Beginner’s Guide to Crypto

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


Kraken Facts

Recognizing the importance of Bitcoin from the onset, and understanding that the exchange is the most critical part of the cryptocurrency ecosystem, Jesse Powell co-founded Kraken to give people the means to quickly and securely invest in the space.

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  • Founded2011
  • Total team members2,000+
  • Where they livein 60+ countries
  • Tokens offered70+
  • Fiat offered7
  • Supported countries190
  • MascotKraken, of course
  • What we call our logo“The Beast” or “Creature”