Coinbase Reduces the Size of the Firm’s Workforce by 18% – Bitcoin News

Amid the crypto market carnage, the digital currency exchange Coinbase revealed it has decided to lay off 18% of its workforce. The announcement follows the company’s original plans to slow the hiring process and the firm rescinding a number of employment offers. Coinbase ‘Grew Too Quickly,’ Crypto Exchange CEO Says On June 14, Coinbase published … Read more

Crypto exchange Coinbase slashes staff by 18% amid bear market

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong officially announced on Tuesday that he made a “difficult decision” to reduce the size of the Coinbase team by about 18% due to a starting economic recession. “We appear to be entering a recession after a 10+ year economic boom. A recession could lead to another crypto winter, and could last … Read more

Coinbase introduces crypto to Fortune 500 while FTX CEO featured in TIME 100

In an industry milestone, cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has become the first corporation within the crypto and blockchain space to be featured on the prominent Fortune 500 list. A 68-year-old annual tradition, the Fortune 500 list is synonymous with ranking the leading corporations in the United States by total revenue, as well as other quantifiable metrics … Read more

Coinbase junk bonds tank amid market rout and creditors’ fears

The price of Coinbase’s junk bonds are tanking amid an underwhelming performance in Q1 and fears over what could happen in the event of a bankruptcy. According to bond trading data from Trace Bonds, both of Coinbase’s junk bond offerings have dropped roughly 17% and 5.2% since its Q1 report on May 10 to sit … Read more

Crypto Exchange Coinbase Halts Service in India Due to ‘Informal Pressure’ From Central Bank RBI – Exchanges Bitcoin News

The Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has revealed that it halted operation in India a few days after launch due to “informal pressure” from the country’s central bank, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), says CEO Brian Armstrong. Coinbase Shares Experience in India Coinbase Global provided an update on its Indian operation during the company’s earnings … Read more

Coinbase CEO has ‘never been more bullish’ even after $430M Q1 loss

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has disclosed its first net loss as a public company of $430 million in Q1, but CEO Brian Armstrong said on an earnings call that he’s “never been more bullish on where we are as a company.” In its first quarter 2022 report Coinbase disclosed that revenue had dropped 27% to $1.17 … Read more

Medici LA 22: Report Investigates a Secret, Invitation-Only Crypto Event Held in Beverly Hills – Bitcoin News

According to a recent report, a secretly held, invitation-only crypto gala took place in Beverly Hills called the “Medici LA 22” event. The exclusive cryptocurrency gathering took place under the radar, but the two-day meeting was reported on after “130 or so” attendees met. An Exclusive, Closed-Door Meeting Took Place in Beverly Hills With Wall … Read more

Coinbase took out the first Bitcoin-backed loan from Goldman Sachs

America’s largest crypto exchange Coinbase has been revealed as the mystery firm that took out Wall Street’s first Bitcoin-backed loan from Goldman Sachs. Goldman Sachs has $2.5 trillion assets under management as of 2021. Bloomberg reported on Tuesday that the Bitcoin-backed loan issued by Goldman had been taken out by Coinbase as a way to … Read more