Etana provides Kraken clients with secure custody services through our technology platform. Our platform allows you to fund your Kraken account with 5 major currencies (USD/EUR/CAD/GBP/JPY). When funding your exchange account through our platform, your fiat is held at an insured bank, with instant availability in your Kraken account for trading following clearance of your wire transfers. Your fiat will never leave the safety of your Etana account until the transaction on Kraken’s platform is complete and the assets have successfully changed hands.
To read frequently asked questions about the sign-up process with Etana and funding your account, please see the Kraken section of our Help Center.
*After the 3-5 business day window for wire transfers from your bank to Etana to complete. Once the assets are on the Etana BLUE platform, trading is without delay under most scenarios.