It’s unclear if the Aug. 14 virtual meeting is related to a rumored plan to take Coinbase public, but such events often presage direct listings.
The crypto exchange is said to be planning a direct listing rather than an initial public offering, sources speaking to Reuters said.
CENTRE froze $100,000 in USDC in response to a request from law enforcement, the group said Wednesday.
Coinbase has hired Paul Grewal, former U.S. magistrate judge and Facebook legal alum, to lead the cryptocurrency exchange giant’s legal team.
Former U.S. Treasury Secretary Lawrence Summers praised stablecoins last week, saying he sees use cases in cross-border transactions as one example.
Cardano users will be able to securely stake their ADA tokens from inside Coinbase’s cold storage.
A federal appeals court ruled public blockchain information and information stored on crypto exchanges do not provide a reasonable expectation of privacy under the Fourth Amendment.
The Compound token almost fell back below $200 earlier this week, before Coinbase rode to the rescue. It listed the token for retail users, and gave COMP a nice price bump.
The CENTRE consortium is teaming up with the Algorand Foundation to launch the USDC stablecoin on the Algorand network.
Fintech giant PayPal plans to roll out direct sales of cryptocurrency to its 325 million users, according to three people familiar with the matter.
Lower bitcoin spot volumes and flatter-than-usual price action doesn’t mean crypto traders have zero opportunities to capitalize.
Coinbase published an open-source technical standard designed to streamline its token listing process by making it easy for blockchains to share important data with the exchange’s platform.
Equities are winning while bitcoin traders experience a dip in crypto volumes.
One overlooked aspect of crypto markets is that transparency and choice holds participants accountable in ways traditional markets have not experienced.
Most of the cryptocurrencies on Coinbase’s new exploratory list saw their prices jump between 8 and 25% within a few hours.
Brian Brooks left Coinbase to lead the U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency last month.
Offering the option to receive wages in the USDC stablecoin removes the volatility risk for earners.
After another traffic spike caused a temporary shut down of its exchange service and angered users, Coinbase said it’s working on improvements.
Coinbase Analytics vaults the massive crypto exchange into a crowded field of blockchain tracing companies all vying for millions of federal dollars.
Coinbase, BitGo and Genesis all announced plans to become prime brokers this month. Here’s what the trend reveals about the state of the industry.