Kraken Digital Asset Exchange
San Francisco, CA
United States

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KANDO id: 569256

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Company type

Cryptocurrency exchange.


Kraken is one of the world’s largest digital asset platforms and the leader in euro volume and liquidity. Globally, Kraken’s client base trades more than 185 digital assets and 8 different fiat currencies, including GBP, EUR, USD, CAD, JPY, CHF, AUD and AED. Kraken was founded in 2011 and was one of the first exchanges to offer spot trading with margin, regulated derivatives and index services. Kraken is trusted by well over 10 million clients and institutions around the world and offers professional, around-the-clock online support.

Funding rounds

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Trammell Venture Partners (Trammell Ventures) Venture capital firm backing founders building on the Bitcoin protocol stack. Initial investment.

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9Yards Capital Management LP Private investment firm focused on foundational industries, beginning with fintech and supply chain tech. Initial investment.

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Hex Capital Venture capital firm nvesting in early-stage crypto assets and blockchain companies solving challenging technological, social and financial problems. Initial investment.

Top investment portfolio themes

Actual initial investment stage

Investment activity status
Active investor

Selected investments

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Profile Country Date Funding
Anchorage Hold LLC (Anchorage Digital), (Anchorage) Crypto-native digital asset custodian that uses modern security engineering to help institutions safeguard their assets. Series D Initial investment
Coinsetter Inc Cryptocurrency exchange acquired by Kraken. Acquisition
Cryptowatch Acquisition

Former team members

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Kevin Zhou Amentum Investment Management
Kevin Zhou Galois Capital

Selected Products / Customers

Selected Suppliers

84121501 - Privately owned banks

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