Tag: Kraken

Kraken’s Dan Held Expects the Bitcoin Price to Surpass $100,000

A bearish cryptocurrency market tends to make people wonder about the future Bitcoin price. For some, it seems that reaching $100,000 is still very plausible.  It has not been an easy week for Bitcoin price watchers. A Six-Digit Bitcoin Price Remains Possible Those in search of an uptrend have been sorely disappointed.  If anything, the world’s leading cryptocurrency has shifted gears in the wrong direction. With the current price approaching …
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Kraken Enables CHAPS and UK’s Faster Payments Service Support

Numerous cryptocurrency exchanges provide fiat onramps for clients all over the world. One notably absent currency is the Pound Sterling, albeit Kraken is offering extra options in this regard.  It is crucial for any cryptocurrency trading platform to cater to users from all over the world. Kraken Expands its GBP Options Albeit the UK is in a tough spot politics-wise, the residents are still keen on Bitcoin and altcoins in …
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Kraken Acquires Crypto Derivatives Trading Platform and Index Provider, Crypto Facilities, in Nine-figure Deal

SAN FRANCISCO, February 4th, 2019 – Kraken, consistently rated the most secure digital asset exchange1 and leader in euro volume since 2013, today announced the acquisition of Crypto Facilities, a world-leading, regulated cryptocurrency trading platform and index provider. The combination creates a global leader in cryptocurrency spot and futures trading. London-based Crypto Facilities offers individuals and institutions transparent, secure, 24/7 trading on a range of cryptocurrency derivatives. A pioneer in the industry, …
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Kraken Confirms It is a Centralized Choke Point for Financial Freedom

The recent debacle involving Coinbase and the WikiLeaks shop has caused a fair bit of controversy. It is evident WikiLeaks will need to find a new way to solve its issues and deal with Bitcoin payments. Some people have even suggested looking at Kraken as an alternative, but the company acknowledges they are not in the best position to make good things happen. Kraken Shares Some Honest Insights It is hardly ever in the best interest of …
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