Key points claimed:

  • Secure platform on protected hardware
  • Margin trading and advanced ordering
  • Fast deposits and withdrawals

While seemingly not up for active trading right now – the front page still has lorem ipsum text and the FAQ is a few Monty Python quotes – signing up for an account on the Kraken beta gives you an idea of the interface and various options that may be on the table in a launch version.  New accounts get various amounts of USD, XRP (Ripple), and BTC to simulate making trades and positions.