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Coinbase, founded in 2012 by Brian Armstrong and Fred Ehrsam, is a widely recognized cryptocurrency exchange that offers a platform for buying, selling, and storing digital currencies. It's known for its strong emphasis on regulatory compliance and security, making it a popular choice among both novice and experienced crypto investors. Coinbase supports a variety of cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin, and provides additional services like a digital wallet and educational resources for users.

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CME Group Headquarters
More Institutional Investors Are Buying Ether, Seeing It as a Store of Value
The ether rally appears to be more organic and driven from within the crypto industry.
CME Group Headquarters

Yale University
Harvard, Yale, Brown Endowments Have Been Buying Bitcoin for at Least a Year: Sources
University endowments that backed blockchain VCs in 2018 have started buying crypto directly from Coinbase.
Yale University

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Valkyrie Digital Assets Files for Bitcoin ETF
With a new chairman to head the SEC, crypto advocates hope a bitcoin ETF will be approved in 2021.
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Coinbase President and COO Emilie Choi speaks at Consensus 2019.
Coinbase Now Has Over $90B in Assets on Platform
Coinbase published fresh numbers Friday on how much capital has flowed onto the exchange in recent months.
Coinbase President and COO Emilie Choi speaks at Consensus 2019.

Bitcoin prices, Jan. 21, 2021.
Bitcoin Slumps to $31K on Sell-Off in US and Europe
Uncertainty is leading many to take short-term profit, according to the "Coinbase Premium" indicator.
Bitcoin prices, Jan. 21, 2021.

CoinDesk's BPI.
Bitcoin Sells Off on Bearish Sentiment, Yellen Worries
The sell-off also led to major corrections for other cryptocurrencies including ether, stellar, xrp and chainlink.
CoinDesk's BPI.

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong
Coinbase Buys Blockchain Infrastructure Startup Bison Trails
Bison Trails already partnered with Coinbase through its custody service.
Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong

BCB Group CEO Oliver von Landsberg-Sadie
Huobi Global Connects to European Banking System via UK’s BCB Group
The crypto exchange is partnering with BCB Group to get instant GBP and euro settlement for its customers.
BCB Group CEO Oliver von Landsberg-Sadie

Bahrain
Coinbase Joins $6M Funding Round for Licensed Middle-East Exchange Rain Financial
The $6 million Series A round was led by Middle-Eastern VC firm MEVP Capital.
Bahrain

Coinbase staff in 2014, with founder Brian Armstrong at left.
Coinbase Redoing Infrastructure to Prevent Outages During Peak Times
The exchange is also working to improve its customer service response time, another source of complaints.
Coinbase staff in 2014, with founder Brian Armstrong at left.