Kraken Daily Market Report for October 20 2021

Overview Total spot trading volume at $1.74 billion, as Bitcoin hit an all-time high of $66,982. Total futures notional at $378.6 million. The top traded coins were, respectively, Bitcoin (+2.7%), Tether (0%), Ethereum (+7.3%), Polkadot (+7.3%), and USDC (0%). Strong returns from many coins: Enjin (+16%), Solana (+13%), The Graph (+12%), and Litecoin (+9.8%). October … Read more

Bifrost (BNC) Trading Starts October 26 – Deposit Now

We’re thrilled to announce that Kraken now supports Bifrost (BNC)! Deposits and withdrawals are available starting now.  Trading will begin October 26 at approximately 15:30 UTC. Note: Trading is not available to residents of the USA, Canada, Australia and Japan. What is Bifrost? Bifrost provides staking liquidity to anyone accessing its network. This means token … Read more

Kraken Daily Market Report for October 19 2021

Overview Total spot trading volume at $1.36 billion, the 30-day average rose to $1.27 billion. Bitcoin/USD was within 1% of its all-time high from mid-April (~$64,800) – today, it is well over. The top traded coins were, respectively, Bitcoin (+3.7%), Tether (0%), Ethereum (+3.5%), Polkadot (+0.4%), and USDC (0%). Strong returns from Cosmos (+18%) and … Read more

Kraken Daily Market Report for October 18 2021

Overview Total spot trading volume at $1.42 billion, the 30-day average rose to $1.25 billion. Total futures notional at 393.6 million. The top traded coins were, respectively, Bitcoin (+0.8%), Tether (0%), Ethereum (-2.6%), USDC (+0%), and Polkadot (-2.2%). Strong returns from Livepeer (+39%) and Ankr (+18%). October 18, 2021  $1.42B traded across all markets today Crypto, EUR, USD, JPY, CAD, GBP, CHF, AUD  BTC $62037. ↑0.8% $534.8M USDT $0.9999 ↓0.02% $346.5M ETH $3747.5 ↓2.6% $184.3M USDC $1.0 ↑0.01% $69.5M DOT $41.170 ↓2.2% $61.9M DOGE $0.2471 ↑3.7% $56.3M … Read more

Kraken To Support Polkadot Parachain Auctions

Kraken is thrilled to announce support for upcoming parachain slot auctions on the Polkadot network. We’ve already empowered clients to participate in Kusama’s growing ecosystem via parachain auctions — so far resulting in over $35 million contributed in 2021. Clients looking to support the bids of their favorite Polkadot projects will be able to do … Read more

Join Us At Decentraland’s Metaverse Festival and Claim Exclusive Wearable NFTs!

You don’t want to miss this year’s hottest digital music festival. Kicking off at 8pm UTC on October 21, the Metaverse Festival will welcome 80+ artists across five stages in Decentraland’s all-new venue. As a sponsor for the festival, Kraken is delighted to support an initiative that brings together the crypto community. Each day of … Read more

FLOW Trading And Staking Are Coming for the US and Canada!

We made FLOW available for trading and staking to the majority of our clients around the globe earlier this year. We’re delighted to announce that we’re now rolling these functions out for U.S. and Canadian residents on Tuesday, October 19! What Is FLOW? FLOW is the token for Flow, a blockchain pioneered by Dapper Labs … Read more

Kraken Daily Market Report for October 17 2021

Overview Total spot trading volume at $1.01 billion, the 30-day average is $1.22 billion. The top traded coins were, respectively, Bitcoin (+1.1%), Ethereum (+0.4%), Tether (0%), Polkadot (+0.8%), and Flow (-4.8%). Strong returns from Orchid (+25%) and Zcash (+9.9%). October 17, 2021  $1.01B traded across all markets today Crypto, EUR, USD, JPY, CAD, GBP, CHF, AUD  BTC $61526. ↑1.1% $330.0M ETH $3845.4 ↑0.4% $182.0M USDT $1.0 ↑0.0% $130.0M DOT $42.084 ↑0.8% $65.0M FLOW $14.867 ↓4.8% $52.7M XRP $1.0919 ↓3.6% $40.5M USDC $1.0 ↓0.01% $35.3M SOL $159.64 ↑1.4% $33.3M OXT $0.5411 ↑25% $32.5M ADA $2.1552 ↓1.0% $28.6M KEEP $0.9111 ↓2.3% $24.5M DOGE $0.2376 ↑0.3% $16.5M LTC $183.7 ↓1.3% $10.2M … Read more

Kraken Daily Market Report for October 16 2021

Overview Total spot trading volume at $1.01 billion, the 30-day average is $1.22 billion. Total futures notional at $321.0 million. The top traded coins were, respectively, Bitcoin (-1.3%), Ethereum (-1.1%), Tether (0%), Polkadot (-3.6%), and Flow (-12%). Strong returns from Keep (+30%), and Stellar (+9.7%). October 16, 2021  $1.01B traded across all markets today Crypto, EUR, USD, JPY, CAD, GBP, CHF, AUD  BTC $60873. ↓1.3% $311.7M ETH $3826.1 ↓1.1% $168.8M USDT $1.0 ↑0.02% $152.4M DOT $41.704 ↓3.6% $87.4M FLOW $15.624 ↓12% $75.6M USDC $1.0001 ↑0.02% $50.1M XRP $1.1333 ↓0.8% $27.9M … Read more

Kraken Daily Market Report for October 15 2021

Overview Total spot trading volume at $1.90 billion, the 30-day average rose to $1.23 billion. Total futures notional at $474.2 million. The top traded coins were, respectively, Bitcoin (+7.5%), Tether (0%), Ethereum (+2.0%), Polkadot (+6.4%), and Cardano (+2.1%). Strong returns from Keep (+74%), Orchid (+30%), and Matic (+27%). October 15, 2021  $1.9B traded across all markets today Crypto, EUR, USD, JPY, CAD, GBP, CHF, AUD  BTC $61660. ↑7.5% $827.4M USDT $0.9998 ↓0.04% $339.6M ETH $3866.9 ↑2.0% $238.4M DOT $43.324 ↑6.4% $112.3M … Read more