Mapping Out Kraken’s Acquisitions & Investments

May 25, 2022, 2:59PM EDT

• 7 min read

Quick Take

  • Based in San Francisco, California, Kraken is one of the longest operating cryptocurrency exchanges, co-founded by Jesse Powell in 2011.
  • The exchange has been one of the most active participants in Crypto M&A with 12 acquisitions
  • In February 2021, Kraken established Kraken Ventures, an independent venture fund that has made at least 20 investments across the crypto ecosystem

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