San Francisco-based cryptocurrency alternate Kraken introduced that it’s introducing a cellular model of its Kraken Future buying and selling app.
New alternatives for futures buying and selling
On Nov. 21, Kraken announced on its weblog that it’s launching a cellular app model of Kraken Futures, which was created earlier this 12 months after acquiring Cryptofacilities and was beforehand solely obtainable on an online browser. The app will likely be obtainable on each the iOS and Android platforms.
In line with its website, Kraken Futures is knowledgeable buying and selling platform for derivatives on digital property, the place merchants can lengthy and brief digital property with as much as 50x leverage, whereas providing seamless transfers between spot and futures markets.
The newly launched Kraken Futures app may even allow its customers to sign-in with a QR code, see dwell order ebook and worth charts, and handle open positions and open orders, amongst others. On prime of the brand new app options, Kraken can pay out a 30% income share of internet charges to its energetic merchants each week.
WebSockets non-public API went dwell
Earlier in October, Kraken announced that it had made its WebSockets non-public Utility Program Interface (API) obtainable, including that the primary two messages of the non-public API had gone dwell to all of its purchasers after being in beta mode for the reason that starting of October. In line with the alternate, the primary two messages of the non-public API will listing the consumer’s open orders and push updates when new orders are created. It should additionally listing the final 50 trades, pushing updates when new trades execute.
Massive crypto exchanges have stopped misreporting buying and selling volumes in 2019
In November, the New York-based blockchain analytics agency, Chainalysis, advised that the highest 10 cryptocurrency exchanges, referred to as the “Bitwise 10,” had been reportedly the one massive exchanges that reported their precise volumes for the 12 months 2019. These exchanges embody Kraken, Binance, Bitfinex, Bitstamp, Coinbase, BitFlyer, Gemini, itBit, Bittrex, and Poloniex.