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Kraken CEO Calls Infrastructure Bill a 'Complete Disaster'

Kraken CEO Jesse Powell discusses the Senate's passage of a $550 billion infrastructure plan and its impact on the crypto industry with Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Technology."

What Attributed to the Strength in Bitcoin and Large-Cap Alt Coins?

What Attributed to the Strength in Bitcoin and Large-Cap Alt Coins?

Head of OTC Options Trading Juthica Chou on Nasdaq TradeTalks discussing keys takeaways from the Kraken Intelligence report.

Nasdaq TradeTalks
U.S. Hiring Downshifted Abruptly in August

U.S. Hiring Downshifted Abruptly in August (Podcast)

David Kinitsky, CEO of Kraken Bank, shares his thoughts on closing the gap between crypto and traditional finance.

Bloomberg Businessweek Radio
Crypto Exchange Is Aiming to Win a European License

Kraken's CEO Says the Crypto Exchange Is Aiming to Win a European License This Year

Kraken CEO Jesse Powell told Germany's Handelsblatt that the crypto exchange is working on obtaining a license in the EU.

Business Insider
Crypto Firms Want Fed Payment Systems Access

Crypto Firms Want Fed Payment Systems Access—and Banks Are Resisting

The companies include Avanti Bank, which aims to provide custody services for institutional investors in cryptocurrencies, and Kraken, a cryptocurrency exchange platform.

Wall Street Journal
DeFi Firms, Kraken Donate $1.5 Million to Ethereum

DeFi Firms, Kraken Donate $1.5 Million to Ethereum 2.0 Development

Crypto exchange Kraken, along with five decentralized finance projects, is donating a total of $1.5 million to developing Ethereum 2.0.

Decrypt
Crypto exchange Kraken donates $250,000

Crypto Exchange Kraken Donates $250,000 to Teams Building Ethereum 2.0

Crypto exchange Kraken is donating $250,000 to teams that are working on Ethereum's 2.0 upgrade.

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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”