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Solana ($SOL) Staking Becomes Available on Crypto Exchange Coinbase

Coinbase has announced details of the latest expansion of its staking offerings. Here is how Coinbase describes Solana: “Solana is a decentralized computing platform that uses SOL to pay for transactions. Solana aims to improve blockchain scalability by using a combination of proof of stake consensus and so-called proof of history. As a result, Solana claims […]

Coinbase Plans European Expansion Amid ‘Existential Priority’

Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase (COIN) is planning to expand throughout Europe to fuel its growth in new users and revenue by registering in markets that include Italy, Spain, the Netherlands, and France. According to Bloomberg, the company is building up its presence in Europe and is in the process of registering in markets throughout the […]

$SHIB and $MATIC Among Few Coinbase Listings to Have ‘Positive Post-Listing Performance’

The meme-inspired cryptocurrency Shiba Inu ($SHIB) and a few other cryptoassets including Polygon ($MATIC) and Unifi are the few altcoins that have been listed on the Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase in 2021 and 2022 to remain above listing price. According to an analysis conducted by pseudonymous on-chain analyst Onchain Wizard, for 2021 and 2022 the […]

Coinbase Launches Crypto Derivatives Product ‘Built With the Retail Trader in Mind’

On Monday (June 27), Coinbase Derivatives Exchange, which is “a CFTC regulated Designated Contract Markets (DCM) futures exchange”, is launching Nano Bitcoin futures (BIT), its first crypto derivative product and one that was “built with the retail trader in mind.” As you may already know, on January 12, Coinbase announced that it was “acquiring FairX, […]

How to Delete a Coinbase Account: a Step-by-Step Guide

Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is an entry point into the cryptocurrency space for many who may be willing to venture onto other platforms after starting off there. For those wanting to clean up their accounts, figuring out how to delete a Coinbase account may be a hassle. Users can have a myriad of reasons for […]

Coinbase Looks at the Reasons for the Current Bear Market

On Thursday (June 9), Coinbase Ventures associate Connor Dempsey took “a look at the overall macro downturn with an eye towards the crypto markets.” In a blog post published on June 9, Dempsey said: “Central Banks and governments responded to the March 2020 COVID market shock with unprecedented interest rate cuts, money printing, and stimulus” […]

Coinbase’s Chief Legal Officer Explains Why User Funds Are Safe Despite Despite All the FUD

The Chief Legal Officer of Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase (NASDAQ: COIN) has explained to the cryptocurrency community why users’ funds are safe, despite all the fear, uncertainty, and doubt (FUD) being spread over a recent disclosure. In a blog post accompanied by a Twitter thread, Grewal noted that Coinbase’s disclosure that came in a 10Q […]

Coinbase Wallet App Adds Support for BNB Chain and Avalanche

Coinbase has announced that its non-custodial wallet now supports token swaps on two more blockchains. According to a blog post published on Monday (May 23) by former Googler Catherine Shyu Sullivan, who is a Senior Product Manager at Coinbase, Coinbase Wallet “brings the expansive world of DEX trading to your fingertips, where you can easily […]

How to Transfer Crypto From Binance to Coinbase: A Step-by-Step Guide

Many crypto investors use more than one exchange to satisfy their trading needs. While Binance and Coinbase are two of the most popular and user-friendly options available, sometimes users find themselves wanting to transfer crypto from Binance to Coinbase and vice-versa.  Transferring assets from one cryptocurrency trading platform to another isn’t complicated and can be […]

Coinbase Developer on Why Their Main App’s Web3 Browser Feature Is “A Big Deal”

As you may remember, on Monday (May 16), Coinbase announced that it had started to “roll out the ability for a small set of Coinbase app users to access Ethereum-based dapps directly from the Coinbase app.” According to the blog post published on May 16 by Rishi Dean, Director of Product Management, the main Coinbase […]

Coinbase CEO: Cryptoeconomy Is Going To Represent Probably ‘15% or So of Global GDP’

Earlier this week, Brain Armstrong, Co-Founder and CEO of Coinbase, commented on the crypto market, NFTs, and layer 2 scaling solutions. Below, we highlight some of the most interesting comments made by Armstrong during Coinbase’s First Quarter 2022 Earnings Call. Crypto Market “So before we dive into our results this quarter, I think it’s worth […]

Beta Version of Coinbase’s NFT Marketplace Goes Live

On Wednesday (April 20), Coinbase announced that the beta of “Coinbase NFT” (which it calls “a Web3 social marketplace for NFTs”) had gone live. On 12 October 2021, Coinbase published a blog post to announce its upcoming product Coinbase NFT: “Today, we’re announcing Coinbase NFT, a peer-to-peer marketplace that will make minting, purchasing, showcasing, and […]

Coinbase ‘Creating an Interactive Three-Part Film’ Based on Bored Ape Yacht Club

Crypto exchange Coinbase has announced that is working on a three-part movie called “The Degen Trilogy” based upon the highly popular non-fungible token (NFT) collection Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC). Here is how Yuga Labs, the team behind Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC), describes this NFT collection: “BAYC is a collection of 10,000 Bored Ape NFTs—unique digital […]

Coinbase Removing Transaction Fee ‘for All Crypto Spending’ With Coinbase Card

Coinbase has announced details about improvements to their crypto debit card. On 28 October 2020, Coinbase published a blog post that introduced the Coinbase Card. On this date, customers in the U.S. could can join the waitlist for Coinbase Card, a Visa debit card that allowed “crypto to be used for payments and purchases online and in-store […]

Crypto Investing and Trading Strategies Used by Coinbase’s Institutional Clients

Last week, Coinbase’s Lucy Jane Taylor, who deals with institutional sales, trading, and prime brokerage, talked about the various crypto investing and trading strategies employed by her firm’s clients. Taylor’s comments were made at a very interesting panel (titled “Where Is Institutional AUM Going Next?”) moderated by James Harris, Commercial Director at leading digital asset […]

SkyBridge Capital Founder Sounds Alarm Against Shorting Coinbase (COIN) Stock

Former White House Director of Communications Anthony Scaramucci, who is the founder and managing partner of global alternative investment firm SkyBridge Capital, has warned investors against short-selling Coinbase (NASDAQ: COIN) stock.  SkyBridge Capital is “an SEC-registered investment adviser and global alternative investment manager that invests in hedge funds, digital assets, private equity, and real estate.” During a […]

Coinbase Cloud Is ‘Committed to Supporting the Avalanche Ecosystem’

Coinbase Cloud, which “provides web3 APIs, services, and infrastructure to power the next generation of software builders”, is “launching a suite of blockchain infrastructure solutions and services for the growing Avalanche ecosystem.” What is Avalanche ($AVAX)? Below is a brief description of smart contracts platform Avalanche from its developer documentation: “Avalanche is an open-source platform for launching […]

‘Coinbase Pay’ Makes It Possible To Buy NFTs or Engage in DeFi ‘In Just a Few Clicks’

Popular US-based exchange Coinbase has announced the launch of Coinbase Pay, an easy way for users of the platform to participate in Web3 and other crypto services. According to Coinbase’s blog post, Coinbase Pay will function as a simple way for users to fund their Coinbase Wallet from the Chrome extension app. The company highlights […]

Coinbase Wallet Adds Support for Solana ($SOL) Ecosystem

Crypto exchange Coinbase has announced support for the Solana ecosystem on Coinbase Wallet’s desktop extension. According to the Coinbase’s blog post, “users can now manage their Solana (SOL) and Solana tokens (SPL) alongside their tokens held on all of Coinbase Wallet extension’s supported networks, including Ethereum, Avalanche, Polygon, BNB Chain, and many more,” which “allows […]

Coinbase’s Ventures Portfolio Could Be Worth $6.6 Billion, Oppenheimer Estimates

Owen Lau, an equity researcher at Oppenheimer, has estimated that the Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase (NASDAQ: COIN) could have “hidden value” in its Coinbase Ventures unit. In a note sent to clients reported on by CoinDesk, the research analyst estimated that Coinbase’s Ventures portfolio may be worth up to $6.6 billion and noted that while […]

$1.1 Billion: 29,000 Bitcoin ($BTC) Leave Coinbase Pro, Suggesting Whales are Accumulating

Over three transactions, bitcoin ($BTC) whales have withdrawn over $1.1 billion worth of the cryptocurrency from the Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase. The whale withdrawals suggested accumulation to hold over the long-term. As first reported by Cointelegraph, blockchain analytics services flagged three major withdrawals from Coinbase Pro, Coinbase’s professional investment platform. These transactions moved 9,843 BTC, […]

Coinbase Makes It Easier for People in Mexico To Cash Out Crypto Sent to Them

On Tuesday (February 15), Coinbase announced that it has made it cheaper and easier for Coinbase users in Mexico to cash out any crypto sent them by other Coinbase users. In a blog post published yesterday, Shilpa Dhar, VP of Product, and Moheeth Alvi, Lead Product Manager for Payments, explained that crypto recipients in Mexico […]

Coinbase CMO Talks About Her Company’s Highly Successful ‘QR Code’ Superbowl Ad

Yesterday (February 13), for Super Bowl LVI, Coinbase offered America such a brilliant and effective TV commercial that not only did it make Coinbase a trending topic on Twitter within minutes of getting aired, but it also managed to impress people in the advertising community. Coinbase’s 59-second ad featured an animated QR code that once […]

Coinbase’s VC Arm Explains How It Invested in the Crypto Space in 2021

Coinbase Ventures, which is the venture capital arm of Coinbase (NASDAQ: COIN), recently reviewed its activities in 2021, which was a record year with nearly 150 deals, and explained why how and why it invested in various sectors of the crypto space. In a blog post published last Thursday (January 27), Coinbase Ventures said that […]

Coinbase and Mastercard Join Forces To Make Buying NFTs Much Easier

Top US-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase and financial services giant Mastercard have announced a new partnership to promote and revolutionize the non-fungible token (NFT) purchasing experience.  According to a blog post published by Coinbase on January 18, Coinbase is joining forces with Mastercard to make it easier for people to join the NFT community. The joint […]

Coinbase’s Chief Product Officer Offers 10 Crypto Space Predictions for 2022

On Thursday (December 30), Surojit Chatterjee, Chief Product Officer at Coinbase, offered “10 predictions for Web3 and the cryptoeconomy for 2022.” Chatterjee’s blog post contained the following predictions: “Eth scalability will improve, but newer L1 chains will see substantial growth” “There will be significant usability improvements in L1-L2 bridges” “Zero knowledge proof technology will get […]

NBA Future Hall of Famer Kevin Durant Signs Brand Ambassador Deal With Coinbase

The National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Kevin Durant has entered a new deal with US-based crypto exchange Coinbase to become the “face of the brand.” As Decrypt reported recently — citing Bloomberg as the source — Durant has entered a strategic partnership with Coinbase that will involve a mutual form of promotion. In exchange for becoming […]

How Coinbase’s Non-Custodial Wallet Is Being Improved To Support DeFi and NFTs

Leading US-based crypto exchange Coinbase has outlined a plan for making the future of the internet — or web3 as crypto folks like to call it — and cryptoassets more accessible and user-friendly with its new Wallet. In a recent blog post, Coinbase highlighted the growing adoption of crypto and blockchain-enabled experiences across the world. […]

Coinbase Explains What Metaverse Is and ‘How Crypto Will Help Make It Real’

On Thursday (December 16), Coinbase Co-Founder and CEO Brian Armstrong CEO and Alex Reeve, Identity Product Lead at Coinbase, shared crypto company’s latest thoughts about the metaverse. In a blog post published yesterday, they started by explaining that Coinbase’s thinking about the Metaverse has been “heavily influenced by venture capitalist and writer Matthew Ball”, who […]

Citi Research Analyst Sets Bullish Price Target for Coinbase (NASDAQ: COIN) Stock

Earlier this week, Citigroup started coverage of Coinbase Global Inc’s NASDAQ-listed stock (COIN) with a “buy” rating. According to a report by MSN, on Tuesday (October 26), when COIN was trading around $325, Citi set a $415 price target for COIN (which closed the regular session on Friday at $319.42). The MSN report stated that […]

Facebook’s ‘Novi’ Crypto Wallet Lets Users Move Money With Help of Stablecoin $USDP

Facebook has launched the pilot program for its Novi crypto wallet in Guatemala and most of the United States. Novi is a digital wallet from Facebook that allows its users to send and receive money instantly and without fees. Here is the Novi team explaining how this works: “Novi uses digital currencies that make sending […]

$SHIB Replaces $DOGE in Title of Coinbase App on the Google Play Store

Perhaps as a sign of the rapidly growing popularity of Shiba Inu ($SHIB) token, Coinbase has made an interesting change to the title of the Android version of the Coinbase Consumer app on the Google Play Store. What has happened is that this app, which used to have DOGE as part of its name/title now […]

Coinbase Becomes Official Crypto Platform of the NBA

On Tuesday (October 19), Coinbase (NASDAQ: COIN) announced that it had become the official crypto platform of American professional basketball league National Basketball Association (NBA). According to a report by CNBC, as a result of this sponsorship deal, Coinbase will “leverage just about all the NBA’s platforms including the WNBA, NBA G League, NBA 2K […]

Coinbase Is Planning to Launch Its Own NFT Platform

Crypto exchange Coinbase has announced they are planning to launch a non-fungible token (NFT) platform. According to a blog post published on October 12, Nasdaq-listed crypto exchange Coinbase will be launching a platform for minting, purchasing and selling NFTs in the near future. The new platform, which is named Coinbase NFT, will serve as a […]

Coinbase Announces $500 Million Investment into Bitcoin, Ethereum, And Other Cryptoassets

Leading U.S. cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has updated its investment policy in order to increase investments into cryptoassets.  According to a recent blog post, Coinbase has decided to make a change in its investment policy towards greater crytpoasset involvement, The company reports the decision was made after noticing that the “majority” of Coinbase corporate financial transactions, […]

CNBC’s Jim Cramer: ‘I Own Ethereum Directly’

Former hedge fund manager Jim Cramer explained on Wednesday (August) why he viewers of his popular show should consider investing in Coinbase stock (NASDAQ: COIN). He also talked about crypto in general and Ethereum in particular. Cramer is the host of CNBC show “Mad Money w/ Jim Cramer“. He is also a co-anchor of CNBC’s “Squawk on the […]

Coinbase Has ‘Amazing Growth’ in Q2 2021, Crushing Analysts’ Earnings Estimates

On Tuesday (August 10), Coinbase Global Inc. (NASDAQ: COIN) announced its impressive financial results for the second quarter of 2021. According to the company’s Shareholder Letter, in Q2 2021, it managed to generate $2.0 billion in net revenue ($1.9 billion of this amount is transaction revenue and the other $0.1 billion is revenues from subscription […]

Dogecoin ($DOGE) Update: S&P Crypto Index, Mining Using Your Heater, Coinbase Commerce

This article provides an update on the most interesting news (in the past 48 hours) about popular meme-based cryptocurrency Dogecoin (DOGE). As you may know already, on July 13, S&P Dow Jones Indices (S&P DJI), a division of S&P Global, announced the launch of five new cryptocurrency indices, the main one of which is the S&P […]

$SHIB Surges 26% Following News That It Is Coming to Coinbase Pro

On Tuesday (June 15), Coinbase announced that dog meme-based cryptocurrency SHIBA Token ($SHIB) will soon be listed on Coinbase Pro, its trading platform for experienced and professional traders. This is how Coinbase described the SHIBA token (aka the “Shiba Inu” token): “Shiba Inu (SHIB) is a token that aspires to be an Ethereum-based alternative to […]

Polkadot Adoption Is ‘Real and Accelerating’, Says Blockchange Ventures, $DOT Up 15% After Coinbase Announcement

Recently, Ken Seiff, Managing Partner at crypto-focused venture capital firm Blockchange Ventures, shared his firm’s reasons for “being excited” by the Polkadot project. Below are some highlights from Seiff’s comments about Polkadot in an essay (titled: “Polkadot Analysis: June 2021”) that he published on June 9: “It enables interoperability among blockchains by providing a common […]

Coinbase Is Listing Solana, $SOL Surges to Nearly $50

On Thursday (May 20), Coinbase announced that it is launching support for Solana ($SOL) on Coinbase Pro, its trading platform for experienced/professional investors. Solana is “an open source project implementing a new, high-performance, permissionless blockchain” that is maintained by the Geneva-based Solana Foundation. Solana protocol was created by Solana Labs, which is backed by investors such […]

Dogecoin Up 25%: Coinbase Listing in Next 6–8 Weeks, Elon ‘Working With Doge Devs’

On Thursday (May 13), Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong said during his company’s Q1 2021 earnings call that Coinbase plans to list “in the next six to eight weeks” and Tesla CEO Elon Musk said that he is “working with Doge devs to improve system transaction efficiency.” On Wednesday (May 12), Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon […]

Coinbase CFO and CEO on Dogecoin, Demand From Institution Investors, Future of Crypto

On Thursday (May 13), Coinbase Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: COIN) released its Q1 2021 Shareholder Letter and had its Q1 2021 Earnings Call and Q1 2021 Analyst Q&A Call. In this article, we highlight some of the more interesting comments made by CEO Brian Armstrong and CFO Alesia Haas. Support for Dogecoin CEO: “We plan to […]

Coinbase CFO: ‘Crypto Will Enable New Transactions That We Can’t Even Envision Today’

On Thursday (May 13), the day that Coinbase (NASDAQ: COIN) reported its Q1 2021 earnings, CFO Alesia Haas talked to Jim Cramer on CNBC’s “Mad Money”. Below are a few highlights from that interview. Cryptoassets Investors Are Buying “Typically, the first coin that people are interested in is bitcoin… The other crypto assets on the […]

Former President of NYSE Group: ‘Crypto Space’ Is ‘Best Kept Secret in the World’

In a recent interview with CNBC, former NYSE Group President Thomas Farley talked about the crypto space. Farley was the President of the NYSE Group (which owns the New York Stock Exchange), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), between November 2013 and May 2018. He made his comments about crypto while being interviewed last […]

Bitcoin Price Hits Nearly $65K on the Day Coinbase Shares Start Trading on Nasdaq

Data from TradingView indicates that at 06:14 UTC on Wednesday (April 14), the Bitcoin ($BTC) price hit $64,895 on crypto exchange Bitstamp, thereby setting a new all-time high. According to Bybt, Bitcoin futures open interest across major exchanges reached a record $27.75 billion at 07:01 UTC. And here is the breakdown: As of 07:10 UTC […]

Crypto Analyst Explains Why Coinbase Could Be Listing These 4 Altcoins Soon

Recently, crypto analyst and influencer Tyler Swope explained the detective work that has led him to believe that the four cryptoassets mentioned in this article have a good chance of getting listed by Coinbase “very soon.” In a YouTube video released last Friday (April 9), the host of the “Chico Crypto” YouTube channel, said that, it is clear from […]

Binance Coin ($BNB) on Fire As Coinbase Listing on Nasdaq Nears, Now Up 1586% in 2021

On Monday (April 12), with two days to go until Coinbase Class A common stock starts trading on Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker symbol “COIN”, exchange tokens are doing well and none more so than Binance Coin ($BNB). In fact, BNB has been on fire throughout this year. Thanks to the high gas […]

Cardano ($ADA) Goes Above $1.32 After Launching on Coinbase.com, Now Up 617% in 2021

On Friday (March 19), around 18:02 UTC, Coinbase announced that Cardano’s ADA token was about to launch on the web and mobile apps for Coinbase Consumer. As you can see in the one-day ADA-USD price from TradingView shown below, within five minutes of Coinbase’s first tweet, the ADA price had reached $1.3254, which is (at […]

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