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  • Coinbase files motion to reinforce Judge Jackson's ruling on Binance case

    Coinbase files motion to reinforce judge’s ruling on Binance case: Secondary market transactio...

    The motion by Coinbase to reinforce a judge's ruling on the Binance case underscores the ongoing legal ambiguity and inconsistent regulatory environment surrounding cryptocurrency transactions, potentially prompting a need for clearer, unified guidelines in the industry.

    Regulation

  • Over half of Fortune 500 executives say their firms are working on blockchain projects

    Fortune 500 firms fuel crypto adoption with 56% of executives confirming active initiatives, Coinbas...

    56% of Fortune 500 executives said their firms are actively working on blockchain initiatives, according to Coinbase’s survey published on Thursday. The adoption spans from legacy brands to small businesses, with applications ranging from stablecoins to tokenized Treasury bills (T-bills). In addition, a separate survey from Coinbase shows that Fortune 100 companies are increasingly engaging

    Markets

  • Coinbase resumes XRP trading in NY

    Coinbase resumes XRP trading in New York

    Paul Grewal, Coinbase’s Chief Legal Officer, announced today that Coinbase has reopened XRP trading in New York (NY). NY residents are now able to buy and sell XRP on the Coinbase platform. Grewal added that the team listened to user feedback and partnered with the state authorities to address the issue. “XRP trading on [Coinbase]

    Business

  • Coinbase reports .64 billion in revenue on Q1

    Coinbase reports $1.64 billion in revenue on Q1

    Crypto exchange Coinbase reported $1.64 billion in revenue for the first quarter, surpassing the initial expectations of $1.32 billion, as reported by CNBC. The earnings per share stood at $4.40, which may not align directly with the average analyst estimate of $1.09 due to different accounting standards. Coinbase’s net income reached $1.18 billion, or $4.40

    Markets

  • Coinbase initiates appeal against SEC on investment contract classification for digital assets

    Coinbase initiates appeal against SEC on investment contract classification for digital assets

    Coinbase has filed a motion to appeal a judge’s decision from last month that allowed the SEC’s lawsuit against them to proceed, said Paul Grewal, Coinbase’s chief legal officer, in an X post today. The appeal, if granted, would allow the Second Circuit Court to review the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) authority to

    Regulation

  • A developer using Chainlink Functions on Base layer 2, working with trust-minimized compute architecture from a serverless environment.

    Chainlink Functions goes live on Base L2, enabling on-demand API access

    Chainlink Functions, a product of decentralized oracle network Chainlink, has officially launched on Base, the layer-2 blockchain incubated by Coinbase and secured through Ethereum’s architecture. The integration provides smart contract developers on Base with access to trust-minimized compute infrastructure, enabling them to fetch data from APIs and perform custom computations from a serverless environment. Chainlink

    Ecosystem

  • Bitcoin could attract new subset of investors as digital gold

    Bitcoin could attract new subset of investors as ‘digital gold,’ says Coinbase analyst

    Gold surges to new highs as inflation fears escalate and central banks ramp up buying. In contrast, crypto slumps after the Federal Reserve shows a cautious approach to rate cuts. Coinbase analyst David Han sees this environment as an opportunity for Bitcoin, suggesting its growing acceptance as ‘digital gold’ could attract a new “subset of

    Bitcoin

  • Coinbase secures approval Canada

    Coinbase secures CSA approval to operate legally in Canada

    Coinbase announced earlier this week it officially received Restricted Dealer certification from the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA). This means Coinbase has met Canadian authorities’ strict requirements for crypto exchanges and can operate legally in the country. With the latest approval, Coinbase has become the first international crypto exchange to be registered in Canada. This registration

    Regulation