How to Buy Akash (AKT)


Ready to take the next step in the decentralization of the web? Akash offers an open source, decentralized cloud computing platform built on the Cosmos blockchain. 

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Why buy AKT?

Akash provides decentralized cloud services at a fraction of the cost of legacy services. Holders of AKT can exchange their tokens for cloud computing services, stake them for rewards and participate in the governance of the platform.

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You may also consider buying AKT if you want to:

  • Diversify your long-term investment strategy

  • Pay for services on the Akash platform

  • Participate in web3 decentralized computing

  • Stake your AKT tokens for rewards

Where can I buy Akash (AKT)?

There are a number of ways to buy Akash. However, many find that it is easiest to purchase Akash through a trusted global exchange like Kraken. 

Kraken is consistently rated one of the most secure and trusted crypto exchanges in the world, and offers some of the lowest fees in the industry. 

At Kraken, we take security seriously, with tested technology and rigorous procedures designed to safeguard funds. We don’t cut corners when it comes to security, and neither should you.

How much AKT can I buy?

Kraken offers a minimum order size of 3 AKT. However, Kraken’s deep liquidity can help you get the best market price if you are interested in making a larger investment in Akash. 

How to buy Akash

  1. Sign up for a Kraken account.
    Visit the sign up page, enter an email address, username and a strong password.

  2. Connect your funding method.  
    Connect your card or bank account to fund your account and buy Akash after Kraken verifies your information. Read about our verification processes here.

  3. Purchase Akash (AKT)!
    Once your account is funded, you’re ready to purchase Akash (AKT). At this point, you’ll also gain access to our advanced charting tools, 24-hour global client support and additional products and services that help make the Kraken experience beloved by millions around the world.

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Trading is really pretty simple! If you have any questions about buying AKT, let us know. Our support staff is online all day, every day, ready to help.

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Where to keep your Akash

Once you buy Akash, your tokens will be held securely on the Kraken platform. 

Kraken has established itself as one of the most secure and reputable crypto exchanges in the world. However, clients that choose to self-custody their crypto have the option to withdraw their Akash tokens to their own hardware or software wallet.

Kraken is not a wallet service

It is important to note that Kraken is an exchange service and not a wallet service. So while we allow our clients to hold Akash in their accounts, we highly encourage you to separate your Akash coin holdings into multiple wallets. 

Start buying AKT

Ready to join the open source cloud computing ecosystem and take the next step in building the decentralized web? Buy Akash on Kraken today!