Differences between trade.kraken.com and Cryptowat.ch

 

It’s important to note that trade.kraken.com and Cryptowatch are two separate platforms. While trade.kraken.com is available to all users with a Kraken account, Cryptowatch is a premium subscription service. Where trade.kraken.com only tracks and supports trading for Kraken markets, Cryptowatch tracks markets across 20+ exchanges and supports trading on 7 separate exchanges.

Kraken users interested in Cryptowatch will need to create a Cryptowatch account if they wish to utilize the full functionality of the platform. As detailed below, features vary depending on the account type.

Cryptowat.ch

Feature Web Visitor Basic Account Premium Account
Cost - Free $15  / month (Monthly) $12.50 / month (Bi-annually) $10 / month (Annually)
Customizable Charts ✔︎ ✔︎ ✔︎
Live Feed to 20+ Exchanges ✔︎ ✔︎ ✔︎
Customizable Market Watchlist ✔︎ ✔︎ ✔︎
Card View ✔︎ ✔︎ ✔︎
Market View ✔︎ ✔︎ ✔︎
Asset View ✔︎ ✔︎ ✔︎
Browser Alerts (Price and Volume) ✔︎ ✔︎ ✔︎
Settings Persistence Across Devices   ✔︎ ✔︎
Portfolio View   ✔︎ ✔︎
SMS Alerts (Price, Volume, and Fills)     ✔︎
Open Orders and Past Trades Appear on Chart     ✔︎
Trading Capabilities     ✔︎*

Notes:

* Supported exchanges include: Bitfinex, Binance, Bittrex, Bitstamp, Coinbase Pro, Poloniex, and Kraken.

Trade.kraken.com

All Kraken users may utilize the trade.kraken.com platform at no additional cost. While trade.kraken.com uses the same interface as Cryptowatch, it does not include all of the features available on Cryptowatch.

Feature

Web Visitor

Kraken Account

Cost

-

Free

Customizable Charts

✔︎

✔︎

Live Feed to Kraken Markets

✔︎

✔︎

Customizable Market Watchlist

✔︎

✔︎

Market View

✔︎

✔︎

Browser Alerts (Price and Volume)

✔︎

✔︎

Trading Capabilities

 

✔︎