How To Create An Account On Kraken

Creating a Kraken account is the first step towards accessing the services that Kraken offers.
Make sure you are visiting the official Kraken site on
Click on the Create Account button in the upper-right corner.
Enter your email address, a username (see username tips & requirements) and a strong password (see password tips & requirements) on the signup form.
Note: the username cannot be changed.
Read our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy, tick the agree box (if you agree), and then click the Create account Kraken Login.
If you receive an error after clicking on the Create account button, see this guide. You should receive an activation email containing an activation key.
If you do not receive an activation email, please try these troubleshooting steps. Enter your activation key on the account activation form or alternatively complete activation by clicking the link in the email.
Confirm your password, complete the captcha if asked and click the Activate Account button. Congratulations! You have successfully created your Kraken account and you’re ready to get started. Hi, welcome to Kraken!

To get started, follow these steps and guides:

Create an account
Secure your account and digital life
Get verified
Fund your account
Then you can:
Buy or sell cryptocurrencies ("spot exchange")
Trade cryptocurrency using margin, if eligible. Trade Futures on Kraken Futures
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