Kraken Daily Market Report for January 22 2022

Overview Total spot trading volume at $1.92 billion, the 30 day average is $1.07 billion. Total futures notional at $411.4 million. The top traded coins were, respectively, Ethereum (-6.1%), Bitcoin (-3.8%), Tether (0%), Cardano (-4.4%), and Solana (-16%). Markets continued to move unfavorably. There were, however, a few positive returns: Kyber Network (+4.9%) and tBTC … Read more

Kraken Daily Market Report for January 21 2022

Overview Total spot trading volume at $2.21 billion, the 30 day average is $1.06 billion. Total futures notional at $601.4 million. The top traded coins were, respectively, Bitcoin (-10%), Ethereum (-14%), Tether (0%), USDC (0%), and Solana (-12%). Markets moved unfavorably with most coins having double-digit losses. January 21, 2022  $2.21B traded across all markets today Crypto, EUR, USD, JPY, CAD, GBP, CHF, AUD  BTC $36468. ↓10% $693.8M ETH $2569.3 ↓14% $531.3M USDT $1.0003 ↑0.03% $401.8M USDC $1.0 ↑0.0% $90.8M SOL $112.38 ↓12% $75.7M … Read more

Kraken Daily Market Report for January 20 2022

Overview Total spot trading volume at $1.09 billion, the 30 day average is $1.03 billion. Total futures notional at $223.7 million. The top traded coins were, respectively, Bitcoin (-2.4%), Tether (0%), Ethereum (-2.7%), USDC (0%), and Cardano (-5.7%). A wide mix of returns from Cosmos (+5.2%) to Lisk (-6.4%). January 20, 2022  $1.09B traded across all markets today Crypto, EUR, USD, JPY, CAD, GBP, CHF, AUD  BTC $40686. ↓2.4% $287.9M USDT $1.0001 ↓0.02% $244.8M ETH $3003.3 ↓2.7% $224.3M … Read more

Kraken Daily Market Report for January 19 2022

Overview Total spot trading volume at $947.2 million, the 30 day average is $1.03 billion. Total futures notional at $248.7 million. The top traded coins were, respectively, Tether (0%), Bitcoin (-1.6%), Ethereum (-2.4%), Cardano (-8.4%), and USDC (0%). Kyber Network was down -8.2% yesterday, but rebounds by 5.2% today. Also good returns from Moonbeam (+11%) … Read more

Kraken Daily Market Report for January 18 2022

Overview Total spot trading volume at $1.03 billion, the 30 day average is $1.04 billion. Total futures notional at $250.3 million. The top traded pairs were, respectively, USDT/USD, ETH/USD, USDT/EUR, BTC/EUR, and BTC/USD. A mix of returns today with lows from Cardano (-8.9%) and Kyber Network (-8.2%) and highs from Phala Network (+7.4%) and Badger … Read more

Hijacking an NFT’s Media — No Coding Required

NFTs are only as secure as their creator makes them. As with any emerging technology, taking shortcuts in the design stages can have disastrous consequences down the line. Kraken Security Labs scanned thousands of smart contracts on the Ethereum blockchain to take advantage of vulnerabilities left open in certain non-fungible token (NFT) contracts. Below, the … Read more

Earn up to 20% Yearly When You Stake Your MINA

We’re thrilled to announce that Kraken now supports staking for MINA holders! Head into the Earn section of your account to put your MINA to work today. Note: Staking is not available to residents of the USA, Canada, Australia and Japan. What is Mina? Mina’s blockchain is built to maintain its size, regardless of the … Read more

Astar (ASTR) Trading Starts January 18 – Deposit Now

We’re thrilled to announce that Kraken now supports Astar (ASTR)!  Funding and Trading Funding is live, and trading will begin shortly. Keep an eye on the status page for updates. You can add ASTR to your Kraken account by navigating to Funding, selecting the asset, and hitting Deposit. Deposits require 25 confirmations (typically 2 minutes). … Read more

Kraken Daily Market Report for January 17 2022

Overview Total spot trading volume at $879.3 million, the 30 day average is $1.03 billion. Total futures notional at $182 million. Bitcoin was the third most traded crypto, behind Ethereum and Tether. Cardano up 13% today and 38% over the last week. January 17, 2022  $879.3M traded across all markets today Crypto, EUR, USD, JPY, CAD, GBP, CHF, AUD  USDT $1.0003 ↓0.01% $200.5M ETH $3212.0 ↓4.1% $177.6M BTC $42248. ↓2.0% $157.4M ADA $1.6022 ↑13% $109.0M USDC $1.0 ↑0.0% $40.3M DOT $25.680 ↓7.3% $24.5M ATOM $39.193 ↓10% $21.8M MATIC $2.2194 ↓4.9% $21.6M SOL $139.89 ↓5.5% $20.7M DOGE $0.1709 ↓3.3% $20.1M … Read more

Kraken Daily Market Report for January 16 2022

Overview Total spot trading volume at $482.6 million, the 30 day average is $1.02 billion. Total futures notional at $118.0 million. The top traded coins were, respectively, Bitcoin (+0.01%), Tether (0%), Ethereum (+0.6%), Cardano (+9.0%), and Polkadot (+0.2%). Good returns from Cosmos (+12%), Cardano (+9.0%), Uniswap (+8.0%), and Kava (+6.6%). January 16, 2022  $482.6M traded across all markets today Crypto, EUR, USD, JPY, CAD, GBP, CHF, AUD  BTC $43114. ↑0.01% $120.0M USDT $1.0004 ↑0.0% $103.0M … Read more