Category: brian armstrong

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong says institutional investors are important as 90% of the capital is with them

Bitcoin [BTC]’s rise and fall have been peppered with speculation about the asset’s longevity as a mainstream commodity. This sentiment was washed away when the largest cryptocurrency in the market spiked significantly to break the $8,000 barrier recently. However, towards the end of the week, the market took another hit […]

Bitcoin [BTC]: Coinbase CEO admits Lightning Network integration will be ‘worth the effort’ in the future

With government bodies discarding cryptocurrencies and the private sector accelerating its foray into the cryptoverse, the general public is yet to take sides. In fact, several crypto-proponents have started to reach out to investors for their endorsement on the industry. A recent tweet shared by @Ta_Giggs has been gaining traction for […]

Coinbase May Soon Buy Xapo’s $5.5 Billion Bitcoin Custody Business

Photo: Xapo / Instagram Coinbase, major cryptocurrency exchange in the USA, is currently negotiating to acquire crypto custody firm Xapo for about $50 million in a bid to boost their custody business. The Block reports, Coinbase has a strong competitor in the face of Fidelity’s crypto wing – Fidelity Digital […]

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong hints at roll-out of new machine learning based price alert feature

Roger Ver considers Bitcoin Cash to be the actual Bitcoin due to its superiority in comparison to Bitcoin, in terms of transaction settlement time, scalability, and privacy. Bitcoin Cash’s transactions are far more superior than Bitcoin’s due to the implementation of Schnorr Signatures by the former. However, due to various […]

Coinbase: Customers making money is very important to crypto-exchanges, says CEO Brian Armstrong

Roger Ver considers Bitcoin Cash to be the actual Bitcoin due to its superiority in comparison to Bitcoin, in terms of transaction settlement time, scalability, and privacy. Bitcoin Cash’s transactions are far more superior than Bitcoin’s due to the implementation of Schnorr Signatures by the former. However, due to various […]

Coinbase Debit Card Will Soon Be Available in the U.S.

The US customers will soon enjoy the benefits of a Coinbase Debit Card after it launched in the UK successfully letting users pay for their daily bills using crypto. Brian Armstrong, the Coinbase CEO, announced in a recent interview plans to introduce the “Coinbase debit card” in the US. He […]

Bitcoin [BTC] and other cryptos need institutional investors to grow & mature, says Coinbase’s Armstrong

Brian Armstrong, Co-founder and CEO of Coinbase, recently spoke about the need for institutional investors in the cryptoverse and why institutional investors matter a great extent to Coinbase, during Blockchain Week in New York City. Armstrong revealed that initially, Coinbase was launched as a retail brokerage platform. However, the firm […]

Coinbase Custody Now Manages $1 Billion of Crypto, Brian Armstrong Says

Photo: The Coinbase Blog The CEO of Coinbase, Brian Armstrong, recently announced that his company’s custodian service now manages at least $1 billion in crypto assets. He was speaking in an onstage discussion at the Consensus 2019 event on Wednesday. The company has reached a milestone development for the management […]

Brian Armstrong Says Coinbase Custody Managing $1 Billion in Cryptocurrency

Brian Armstrong, CEO of Coinbase, recently shared that his company’s custodian service is managing over $1 billion in cryptocurrency assets. Speaking at Consensus, the Coinbase CEO revealed that the custodial portion of his U.S.-based exchange had received over $1 billion in cryptocurrency, marking a milestone development for the management of […]