As a cryptocurrency exchange, Kraken has been planning to list Cardano (ADA) and Quantam (QTUM) on September 28. These digital assets were announced to start being traded and funded as follows.
“We are pleased to announce that Kraken will list two new digital assets – Cardano (ADA) and Quantum (QTUM).
Trading and funding start time
Trading and funding in the two assets will launch simultaneously. The approximate launch time globally is:
PST: Friday September 28 at 6:00 am
EST: Friday September 28 at 9:00 am
UTC: Friday September 28 at 1:00 pm
CEST: Friday September 28 at 3:00 pm
HKT: Friday September 28 at 9:00 pm”
These digital assets will be trading through the pairs below:
ADA: ADA/USD, ADA/EUR, ADA/CAD, ADA/XBT, ADA/ETH
QTUM: QTUM/USD, QTUM/EUR, QTUM/CAD, QTUM/XBT, QTUM/ETH
At the time of listing, margin trading will not be usable for Cardano and Quantum.
On the other hand, the exchange noted that the time of listing is just an estimate and these digital assets may face a latency.
“Note that the launch time is approximate only and it’s possible the launch might be delayed. Please follow our status page for updates around the time of the launch: https://status.kraken.com/ ”
ADA and QTUM Market Reception
Following the announcement, Cardano and QTUM have increased a bit. Now, ADA is trading at $0.085 and jumped by 3.86% within the past 24 hours. QTUM has increased by 4.89%, trading at $3.90 now.
New Kraken Platform
Kraken clients can migrate to the new user-friendly platform at https://trade.kraken.com There are built-in charts and tools in this new platform. Also, mobile trading is supported.