Recap supports direct integration with Kraken via read-only APIs. Once connected, Recap will pull in all of your transaction history and set up a real-time connection to your account. 


For your security and privacy, the integration with Recap and Kraken is a direct connection between the Recap app and Kraken. Recap as a service does not hold any credentials that would allow us to connect to your accounts. (For more information regarding our security and privacy standards, check out We also use end-to-end encryption to ensure that the only person who can see your data is you.

Step 1 - Log in to Kraken

Login to Kraken as you normally would.

Step 2 - Navigate to API Key Management

Navigate to your profile (top right) then choose API using the tab menu navigation.

Step 3 - Generate a new API Key

Click Generate New Key.

Step 4 - Configure the API Key

Select the following permissions for the API Key:

1. Query Funds

2. Query Open Orders & Trades

3. Query Closed Orders & Trades

4. Query Ledger Entries

5. Export Data.

Please also ensure the Key expiration, Query start date/time and Query end date/time are all "Off".

Then click Generate Key.

If prompted for Authorization, please enter your 2FA code:

Step 5 - Enter the API Key and Private Key

Copy and paste (or very carefully type) the values into Recap. Don't worry, the keys in this guide are fake.

Enter the API Key and the Private key into API Secret.

Congratulations, Kraken is connected!


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