CoinBase vs. Kraken - Bitcoin exchange comparison

Before you decide which Bitcoin exchange is the best fit for you, it's important to compare between multiple choices that you have. Based on the data gathered by our financial experts, we provide you a free comparison tools, so it would be easier for you to decide which of the Bitcoin exchange is your best. Below is a comparison between CoinBase and Kraken

Below is a comparison between CoinBase and Kraken





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Bitcoin Price$44,787.35$57,572.40
Daily Volume$3.5B$0.9B
Maker Fee0.50%0.16%
Taker Fee0.50%0.26%
 
Popularity9.99.5
Features9.59.5
Value9.59.5
Safety9.99.9
Usability9.99.5
Features Comparison
Traded Symbols391510
Deposit Fees3.99%0.03%
Withdrawal Limit10K$N/A
Cold Storage90.0%80.0%
Year est.20122011
CountryUnited StatesUnited States
 
Pros / Cons
liked - prosPros
  • Great user interface, mobile and desktop.
  • Variety of deposit and withdrawal options.
  • Easy to subscribe.
  • Enhanced security.
  • Funds are insured.
  • Supports US/Canadian Dollars
  • Supports most high-volume cryptocurrencies.
  • Advanced trading options.
disliked - consCons
  • Bitcoin gambling/adult services might lead to account freezing.
  • Service tickets might take over 24 hours to resolve.
  • Not beginner freindly.
  • Supports buying only using wire transfers
User Score
Overall Score9.79.7
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