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Coinbase Launches Full Trading of Basic Attention Token

Coinbase Launches Full Trading of Basic Attention Token

American cryptocurrency exchange and wallet provider Coinbase has announced the rollout of full trading of the Basic Attention Token (BAT) at Coinbase.com and in the Coinbase Android and iOSapps, per a blog post published Nov. 8. According to the announcement, Coinbase’s customers can now buy, sell, send, receive, or store BAT along with other digital currencies supported on the platform. The exchange also notes […]

Bitcoin Cash Surges 25% as Exchanges Show Support for Upcoming Hard Fork

Bitcoin Cash Surges 25% as Exchanges Show Support for Upcoming Hard Fork

The bitcoin cash (BCH) community has recently been divided by disagreements over which technological upgrades should be implemented to the cryptocurrency’s network. As a result, its November 15 hard fork threatens to split the BCH chain, and businesses have started to weight in. Part of the community supports the BCH version promoted by the Bitcoin […]

Experts: Fidelity Could Single-Handedly Solidify Crypto as New Asset Class

Experts: Fidelity Could Single-Handedly Solidify Crypto as New Asset Class

On October 15, Fidelity, the world’s fourth largest asset manager with $7.2 billion assets under management, launched its crypto custody arm. At the time, Fidelity CEO Abigail Johnson stated that the long-term strategy of the investment firm is to make Bitcoin and the rest of the cryptocurrency market more accessible to investors. “Our goal is to make […]

A Coinbase Veteran Is Changing Sides in the Cryptocurrency Wars

A Coinbase Veteran Is Changing Sides in the Cryptocurrency Wars

A prime architect of America’s largest trading platform for digital currencies is changing teams. Adam White, who helped build Coinbase into a crypto-colossus with 25 million customers, is joining Bakkt, the venture launched in August by a consortium led by Intercontinental Exchange (market cap: $42 billion), parent of the New York Stock Exchange, as chief […]

Cryptocurrency Market Update: More Sideways Inactivity, Altcoins Immobile

Cryptocurrency Market Update: More Sideways Inactivity, Altcoins Immobile

Sideways trading for another day; Stellar and Neo slowly moving up, 0x dropping back. Crypto markets are slowly losing ground as gains made during last week’s Tether induced pump are slowly being eaten away. Market capitalization has retracted slightly from the same time yesterday but is still just above $210 billion at the moment. Bitcoin […]

Ex-Coinbase Executive Adam White Joins ICE’s Crypto Platform Bakkt, Sources Say

Ex-Coinbase Executive Adam White Joins ICE’s Crypto Platform Bakkt, Sources Say

Former head of institutional platform group at Coinbase crypto exchange Adam White is reportedly joining Intercontinental Exchange’s (ICE) platform Bakkt. ICE’s new hire was revealed by anonymous sources familiar with the matter cited by news outlet The Block on Oct. 12. White left Coinbase in early October, declining to comment on his decision. However, a spokesperson of Coinbase then said that […]

Will Yale’s Investment in Crypto Lead to More Institutional Investors?

Will Yale’s Investment in Crypto Lead to More Institutional Investors?

This week, CCN reported that Yale, the prestigious Connecticut-based academic institution, has invested in a $400 million crypto fund operated by veterans in the digital asset and finance space. Coinbase Inc. co-founder Fred Ehrsam, former Sequoia Capital partner Matt Huang, and billion dollar crypto hedge fund Pantera Capital ex-employee Charles Noyes reportedly launched a new cryptocurrency hedge […]

4 Crypto Investment Funds Worth Keeping an Eye On

4 Crypto Investment Funds Worth Keeping an Eye On

Bitcoin’s value has grown exponentially over the years, and that has attracted all sorts of individuals, from retail investors to cryptocurrency enthusiasts who believe in the principles of decentralization. The cryptocurrency market has experienced an intense amount of money flow, and there have been many financial institutions that have sat on the sidelines, waiting to […]

Coinbase Introduces ‘Coinbase Bundle’ Designed to Simplify Crypto Trading

Coinbase Introduces ‘Coinbase Bundle’ Designed to Simplify Crypto Trading

Cryptocurrency exchange and wallet service Coinbase has rolled out a new update called “Coinbase Bundles,” which is designed to simplify cryptocurrency trading, according to an announcement published September 27. Coinbase Bundles is a basket of five cryptocurrencies supported on Coinbase and purchased in proportion to their market capitalization in U.S. dollars. The Bundle consists of Bitcoin (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), and Ethereum Classic (ETC); the smallest Bundle costs $25, […]