Our Kraken.com platform matches orders from clients who want to buy cryptocurrencies with orders from clients who want to sell cryptocurrencies (or vice versa).
We charge a fee when your order is executed (matched with another client's order). The fee ranges from 0% to 0.26% of the total cost (value) of your order and depends on the following:
- Whether your order is maker or taker
Orders that are cancelled before being executed (also known as "untouched" orders) do not incur any fees.
The decimal and thousands separators shown in this article may differ from the formats displayed on our trading platforms. Review our article on how we use points and commas for more information.