SEC settles with former Coinbase employee over insider trading charges

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has settled charges with a former Coinbase product manager and his brother for engaging in insider trading, the agency announced Tuesday. Ishan Wahi,

Turns out Ledger can hold some of your crypto wallet’s keys, if you agree to it

Ledger, one of the biggest crypto wallet providers, has launched a new feature called Ledger Recover, and not everyone is happy about it.

Coinbase launches subscription service with focus on European expansion

Coinbase is launching its subscription service, Coinbase One, in 35 countries, starting with U.S., U.K., Germany and Ireland

Even as crypto exchanges exit Canada, Coinbase intends to play the ‘long game’

As crypto exchanges leave Canada amid new regulatory frameworks, a number of exchanges like Coinabse plan to stay in the market.

NewLimit, co-founded by Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong, raises $40M to extend life

NewLimit, a 1.5-year-old, San Francisco-based, 17-person company that aims to increase the number of healthy years each person lives by epigenetically reprogramming cells, is today announcing that it

Investors cheer as Coinbase beats Q1 expectations

In the first three months of the year, the U.S. cryptocurrency exchange generated net revenues of $736 million.

Crypto exchange Coinbase sues SEC over rulemaking petition

Coinbase has filed a petition to compel the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to respond to a months-old petition that asks whether the securities regulator would allow the industry to be regula

Coinbase’s layer-2 blockchain Base plans for 2023 mainnet launch

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Are cryptocurrencies commodities or securities? Depends on which US agency you ask

As the CFTC and SEC diverge over whether cryptocurrencies are commodities or securities, market players feel confusion and want clarity.

Rounds that matter: Fintech’s fortunes, DAO dreams, Asia’s reseller revival

Here are the venture rounds and other startup-related financial news from the past week that you need to know about.

Coinbase execs weigh in on the crypto’s future in US amid regulatory scrutiny

If the crypto industry doesn’t get clear rules of the road, expertise will move offshore, experts say.

SEC clamps down on Coinbase and Tron, while Do Kwon is arrested overseas

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As TikTok and Coinbase face regulators, some questions are simpler than others

While regulatory action against TikTok feels rather simple, Coinbase's case has far more gray area.

Coinbase stock drops after SEC Wells notice, a possible prelude to ‘enforcement action’

American crypto giant Coinbase received a Wells notice today from the Securities and Exchange Commission. In the wake of Coinbase’s filing regarding the Wells notice, shares of the company are o

‘Graceful way out’: Investors propose some struggling founders close shop and return funding

Their argument is that some startups simply raised too much, and that at this point a clean, well-planned exit is better than a messy one.

Uncertainty stands around multibillion USDC empire as issuer Circle held reserves at Silicon Valley Bank

Update: After publication and our first update to include Circle’s initial statement regarding USDC’s reserves, the company announced that “3.3 billion of the ~$40 billion of USDC re

Coinbase is ‘laser-focused’ on growing dev world and onboarding crypto-curious

At its core level, Coinbase's goal is to get more apps built and get more users into the ecosystem.

Coinbase launches wallet API to help integrate Web 2.0 devs into web3 world

Coinbase, the second largest crypto exchange by trading volume, has launched a new product to help onboard developers into web3, the company shared with TechCrunch on Wednesday. It should be easier to

Coinbase’s layer-2 blockchain may help expand scaling on Ethereum

Coinbase, the second-largest crypto exchange by trading volume, is diving into the blockchain world in a move that some are excited about.

Coinbase launches blockchain Base to help developers build dApps on-chain

Coinbase, the second largest crypto exchange by trading volume, has launched Base, an Ethereum-focused layer-2 (L2) blockchain, Jesse Pollak, lead for Base and head of protocols at Coinbase, told Tech
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