Coinbase Rapidly Growing Its New York Office

Investing, News | September 17, 2018 By:

Coinbase is expanding its New York office in a big way, and anticipates growing to 150 employees by next year.

The move comes in a soft market for cryptocurrency. But institutional money is still watching the market and making plans, driving the move by Coinbase to grow its operations in the financial capital.


Coinbase In Talks With BlackRock For A Crypto ETF

News | September 10, 2018 By:

Crypto exchange Coinbase is reportedly in talks with investment management firm BlackRock to create a cryptocurrency-based exchange-traded fund (ETF).

According to unnamed sources interviewed by Business Insider, Coinbase has held conversations with people from BlackRock’s blockchain working group to tap into the firm’s expertise at launching exchange-traded products.


Blockchain Technology Improves – But So Does The Art Of The Criminal Scam

Crime, News | August 24, 2018 By:

As the blockchain and cryptocurrency industries grow and become more elaborate, so, too, are criminal activities getting far smarter.

Earlier this month, we saw a prominent entrepreneur lose three million tokens, allegedly because a lower-level phone store clerk conspired with a criminal organization to pass along sensitive information related to the phone number of the account holder and his SIM card.