A Personal account with Pro limits is the highest verification level available and includes the following benefits:
*Please note that you do not need a Personal account with Pro limits to use our Kraken Pro app.
Before opening a Personal account with Pro limits you will need to verify your account to the Intermediate level as a first step. Once your account is verified for Intermediate limits you will have the option to verify your account for Pro limits.
If you require the following services you will need to apply for a Business account:
- You would like to create an account on behalf of a third party.
- You intend to use this account as a reseller of digital assets as a business.
- You intend to fund your account with a business bank account.
To open a Personal account with Pro limits (or upgrade your existing Intermediate account):
- 1Please create a personal account at www.kraken.com, if you have not done so already.
- 2Ensure you secure your account by adding Sign-in two-factor authentication (2FA).
- 3On Kraken.com: navigate to your profile icon in the upper right corner of the page, and then select Settings. Once on the Settings page, click the Verification tab, then Get verified.
- 4On Kraken Pro: navigate to your profile icon in the upper right corner of the page, and then select Settings. Under the Account details section click Get higher limits.
- 5Once you apply for Pro limits, you will typically receive a response from our onboarding team within 0-2 business days. Please note additional processing time may be required to approve your application, subject to additional information or documentation that may be requested.