Category: Coinbase


Meme Crypto Shiba Inu Skyrockets — SHIB Climbs 230% in a Week, Whale Buys 6 Trillion Tokens


Meme Crypto Shiba Inu Skyrockets — SHIB Climbs 230% in a Week, Whale Buys 6 Trillion TokensThe cryptocurrency shiba inu has managed to capture the 18th position in terms of crypto market valuations. The token has gained 230% during the last seven days and year-to-date, SHIB has gained a whopping 24,177,682%. SHIB’s Value Swells After Whale Buys $43 Million Worth of Tokens The popular meme-based crypto-asset shiba inu (SHIB) has seen […]



Coinbase Meeting With US Lawmakers to Discuss Crypto Regulatory Proposal


Coinbase Meeting With US Lawmakers to Discuss Crypto Regulatory ProposalThe Nasdaq-listed crypto exchange Coinbase has been meeting with members of Congress to discuss the cryptocurrency regulation it plans to propose, according to CEO Brian Armstrong. In addition, the company has met with more than 30 crypto firms, four major law firms, and three trade groups about its crypto proposal. Coinbase Meeting Congress Members and […]


Coinbase Reveals Massive Hack of User Accounts: Over 6,000 Customers Lost Funds


Coinbase Reveals Massive Hack: Over 6,000 Customers Lost FundsThe Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has disclosed that at least 6,000 users were victims of a hacking campaign to gain unauthorized access to the accounts of Coinbase customers. The hackers also took advantage of a flaw in Coinbase’s SMS Account Recovery process to gain access to user accounts. Cryptocurrencies of at Least 6,000 Coinbase Customers […]



Coinbase to Add Direct Deposit Feature — US Paychecks Can Soon Be Converted to Crypto


Coinbase to Add Direct Deposit Feature — US Paychecks Can Soon Be Converted to CryptoOn September 27, the digital currency firm Coinbase announced that U.S. customers will soon be able to directly deposit their paycheck into their Coinbase accounts. With the new direct deposit feature, Coinbase customers can leverage their funds to make investments, generate yield, or add value to their Coinbase prepaid debit card. US Coinbase Customers Will […]


China’s Great Firewall Censors Crypto Websites Coingecko, Coinmarketcap, Tradingview


On September 28, reports stemming from social media and crypto-focused forums detailed that China has been blocking a number of cryptocurrency websites. The Twitter handle for 8btc News tweeted that the web portals coinmarketcap.com and coingecko.com have been blocked from mainland China. The ‘Great Firewall,’ as it is often called, has also blocked a number […]





USDC Market Capitalization Hits $30 Billion — Stablecoin Adds $10 Billion in 4 Months


USDC Market Capitalization Hits $30 Billion — Stablecoin Adds $10 billion in 4 MonthsAs of September 25, 2021, there’s $129.3 billion worth of stablecoin assets in existence which represents 6.54% of the crypto economy. The second-largest stablecoin by market valuation, USDC, has seen its capitalization increase a great deal, rising more than $10 billion in 125 days. Since May, USDC’s Market Cap Increased by 54% In recent times, […]







Coinbase Abandons Plan to Launch Lend Program After SEC Threatens Lawsuit


Coinbase Abandons Plan to Launch Lend Program After SEC Threatens LawsuitThe Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has dropped its plan to launch a lending program after the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) threatened to sue the company. Coinbase Will Not Launch Lending Program Coinbase announced Friday that it has decided not to launch the Lend program. The exchange wrote: Our goal is to create great […]






Coinbase Files to Offer Cryptocurrency Futures and Derivatives Trading


Coinbase Files to Offer Cryptocurrency Futures and Derivatives TradingCryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has filed an application with the National Futures Association (NFA) to offer futures and derivatives trading on its platform. The exchange says its new offerings aim to “Further grow the cryptoeconomy.” Coinbase Registers to Offer Crypto Futures and Derivatives Trading Coinbase Global Inc. (Nasdaq: COIN) announced Wednesday via Twitter that it has […]


US Senator Warren Presses SEC to Address Crypto Exchange Outages, High Transaction Fees, Financial Inclusion


US Senator Warren Presses SEC to Address Crypto Exchange Outages, High Transaction Fees, Financial InclusionAt the U.S. Senate Banking Committee hearing Tuesday, Senator Elizabeth Warren called on the chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Gary Gensler, to increase oversight of cryptocurrency. She brought up several problems she associates with cryptocurrency that could hurt small investors. Senator Elizabeth Warren Says ‘There’s a Whole List of Problems With Crypto’ […]