Coinbase

News about San Francisco-based bitcoin company Coinbase founded in June of 2012. Coinbase is wallet provider, payment processor, exchange and much more. Coinbase raised over $100M in funding from world’s leading investors including DFJ Growth, Andreessen Horowitz, Union Square Ventures, Ribbit Capital and NYSE.

The IRS Scales Back an Investigation into Bitcoins’ Users
July 11th, 2017

The IRC is seeking a narrower focus in its investigation of digital currency startup Coinbase

GDAX Will Compensate Customers Affected by Ethereum Flash Crash
June 26th, 2017

GDAX promised to credit customer accounts which experienced a margin call or stop loss order as a direct result of the rapid price movement.

Exchanges Bitfinex and BTC-e Underwent DDOS Attacks, Bitcoin Price Falls to $2424
June 15th, 2017

Two major bitcoin exchanges unveiled the cyberattacks occured this week, which is not surpsrising given the bull market in cryptoassets.

Coinbase Adds Support for Litecoin, Market Capitalization Jumps Above $1B
May 3rd, 2017

The world’s most popular bitcoin exchange has integrated litecoin into its platform, allowing people to easily buy and sell the virtual currency.

Coinbase Launches Developer Preview of ‘Token,’ a Browser for the Ethereum Network
April 20th, 2017

Token was developed to provide universal access to financial services to help more than 2.5 billion people who do not have an account at a financial institution.

Coinbase Launches Margin Trading on Its Institutional Trading Platform GDAX
March 20th, 2017

GDAX celebrates the launch as a huge step towards a more transparent and fair market and sets no fees for margin trading.

Bitcoin Exchange Coinbase Gets New York’s BitLicense
January 18th, 2017

The New York Department of Financial Services approved the virtual currency and money transmitter license for Coinbase after a thorough review of its applications.

IRS Fires Back In Coinbase Case as It Seeks Access to Bitcoin User Data
December 28th, 2016

The IRS responds to the motion of Coinbase’s user asking the court to allow the tax agency proceeding with its “John Doe” summons.

Coinbase’s User Asks Federal Court to Block IRS from Accessing Bitcoin Users’ Info
December 15th, 2016

According to Jeffrey Berns, more than a million Americans are subject to the summons granted to the IRS.

Bitcoin Exchange Coinbase Ordered to Hand Over 2 Years of User Records to IRS
December 1st, 2016

The IRS suspects that some individuals could have hidden taxable income for the specified period.

Coinbase Promises to Fight the IRS in Court Over Data on All Active US Bitcoin Traders
November 21st, 2016

The Internal Revenue Services sent Coinbase a summons asking for information on all users basing on three isolated cases when people used bitcoin to evade taxes.

Coinbase Enables ETC Credits Soon
August 4th, 2016

The leading bitcoin exchange is not planning to support ETC trading so far.

Coinbase Extends Bitcoin and Ether Buying with Credit Cards to Canada and Singapore
July 29th, 2016

One of the leading bitcoin exchanges has expanded its bitcoin buying feature to Canada and Singapore, following the launch of the service in Australia.