Coinbase has confirmed that it moved $5 billion in crypto to its upgraded cold storage infrastructure last week. The cryptocurrency migrations, which are part of the company’s larger plans to expand its number of digital asset offerings, accounted for a significant amount of the crypto in circulation: 5% of all Bitcoin, 8% of Ethereum and…

The payment platform Square’s Cash App has recently overtaken Coinbase as the most widely used iOS app to buy Bitcoin (BTC). Square has also surpassed YouTube as the most popular iOS app in general. Chillin pic.twitter.com/HnW0ELzvDE — Cash App (@CashApp) December 9, 2018 Owned by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, Square gained major popularity among retailers…


Coinbase confirmed on Tuesday a new round of funding led by Tiger Global Management, with participation from Y Combinator Continuity, Wellington Management, Andreessen Horowitz, Polychain and others. The Series E equity round of $300 million pushes Coinbase’s valuation to over $8 billion. In August 2017, Coinbase was valued at $1.6 billion. The latest investment coincides with…

Coinbase, in a partnership with Goldman Sachs-backed Circle, have announced the launch of a ‘digital dollar’ stablecoin called USDC. “Starting today, Coinbase customers in supported jurisdictions can buy, sell, send and receive the USD Coin stablecoin (USDC) at Coinbase.com and in the Coinbase iOS and Android apps. US customers outside New York state can buy…


Do you want to invest in Bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies? If you are new to the world of blockchain and digital currencies, you might have a hard time locating and identifying the best cryptocurrency exchange. It is crucial that you choose an exchange platform with a suitable set of features, good reputation, and offers the…


XRP is marketed as a valuable link between the world of traditional banking and digital currencies, supposedly designed to revolutionize how banks move cash across borders, making transactions faster and cheaper. Despite this, Ripple is struggling to get listed on two major U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchanges, Gemini and Coinbase. According to people familiar with the matter who asked to…


We’re potentially days away from the anticipated arrival of Ripple on major cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase and a surge in the coin’s value as a result. Access is everything, especially in the world of cryptocurrency, which hinges, at least in part, on supply and demand. When one of the biggest and most popular exchanges begins to…