How to Sell The Graph (GRT)

No longer using The Graph to retrieve blockchain data for your dapps? If so, you may want to consider selling GRT.

Whether you are an indexer or curator looking to cash in on your regular earnings or an investor who wants to cut your losses, Kraken allows you to sell GRT directly for ether (ETH), as well as U.S. dollars (USD) and euros (EUR).

Kraken also offers over 150 trading pairs, so, depending on how you decide to sell GRT, you can gain exposure to a wide range of other assets. 

If you’ve already decided now is the best time to execute a trade and sell GRT, follow the steps outlined below. 

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If you’re more advanced and looking to get right in and start trading, go ahead and sell some GRT!

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Why sell GRT?

Depending on your risk tolerance and investment allocations, you may find it advantageous to sell GRT for other cryptocurrencies or cash.

You might sell GRT if you want to:

  • Adjust your long-term crypto strategy
  • Avoid losses in times of sudden price movement 
  • Capture gains from operating as an indexer, curator, or delegator
  • Exchange GRT for other crypto or cash
  • Stop executing smart contracts dependent on the The Graph protocol.

How to sell GRT on Kraken

If you’re ready to go ahead and sell GRT, follow these simple steps below:

  1. Sign up for a Kraken account.
    You just need an email address, username and a strong password.

  2. Verify your Kraken account.
    All you need is your name, birth date, country of residence and a phone number.

  3. Send GRT to your Kraken Address
    If you want to sell GRT for another cryptocurrency (like ETH or BAT), first you’ll need to create a deposit address in your Kraken account. Depositing GRT on Kraken is as easy as transferring it to any cryptocurrency address. 

    If instead you want to sell GRT for cash

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  4. Sell GRT
    Once your account has received funding, you can begin selling GRT and other cryptocurrencies on Kraken.

    Simply open the New Order page, fill out the order form and click SELL. Check our The Graph price charts to time the market for the best possible selling times.


Note: Trading GRT is not available to residents of the USA, Canada, Australia and Japan at this time.


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