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Crypto Exchange Kraken to End Japan Operations
The company will close shop in the country at the end of January.
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'A Fight Worth Having': A Conversation With Jesse Powell
The Kraken co-founder and CEO discusses SBF, regulations, and where the industry goes from here.
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Kraken’s Jesse Powell to Step Down as CEO of Crypto Exchange
Chief Operating Officer Dave Ripley will take over as CEO.
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In Crypto Winter, Jesse Powell’s Pirate-King Leadership Style Might Be the New Normal
Less than 1% of employees have taken the CEO’s buyout offer since he laid down the law on culture. Do employees see Kraken as a “based” place to work, or just somewhere to ride out the bear market?
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Kraken CEO Says He'd Only Want to Go Public at a Valuation Above $10B
"We are certainly on track, though $10 billion dollars is a low valuation," said Powell. "I wouldn't be interested in issuing shares at that price."
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Jesse Powell: Bitcoin Banker
In 2011, Jesse Powell stored digital assets for online gamers. Now, his crypto exchange has created a bank for which he helped develop the rules.
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Kraken CEO Jesse Powell Issues Tough Critique of 'Reckless' DeFi Launches
"Stop f**king up your bulls**t DeFi scams and expecting exchanges to bail you out," Powell said.
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Kraken Is Seeking 'War Chest' Investment at a $4 Billion Valuation
Crypto exchange Kraken is seeking investment from select clients with a minimum $100,000 buy-in.
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'BitLicense Refugees': ShapeShift, Kraken Talk Escape from New York
Jesse Powell and Erik Voorhees delivered red-meat rhetoric but also made subtler points about New York's cryptocurrency regulations at Consensus 2018.
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