Category: Brian Armstrong

Coinbase CEO Says SEC v Ripple Case ‘Going Better Than Expected’ — Investors Hopeful XRP Will Be Relisted Soon

Coinbase CEO Says SEC v Ripple Case ‘Going Better Than Expected’ — Investors Hopeful XRP Will Be Relisted Soon

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong says the SEC v. Ripple case “seems to be going better than expected.” He added that the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission “is realizing that attacking crypto is politically unpopular.” Coinbase’s CEO on the Ripple Lawsuit, SEC Attacking Crypto The CEO of the Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, Brian Armstrong, commented on […]

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Coinbase Publishes Proposal for Crypto Regulation Pushing 4 Core Recommendations

Coinbase Publishes Proposal for Crypto Regulation Pushing 4 Core Recommendations

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has published its proposal for crypto regulation after “more than 75 meetings with stakeholders in government, industry, and academia,” CEO Brian Armstrong revealed. In its Digital Asset Policy Proposal, the company recommends “four core pillars to inform future U.S. regulation.” Coinbase’s Proposal for Crypto Regulation The Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase published its […]

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Coinbase unveils lobbying push for a brand new US regulator focused on digital assets

Coinbase unveils lobbying push for a brand new US regulator focused on digital assets

Coinbase has put out a sweeping proposal for a new regulatory regime over digital assets in the United States.  Released on October 14, Coinbase’s plan at its core proposes a drastic reconfiguration of U.S. financial regulation. Most notably, that includes establishing a brand new regulator with control over marketplaces for digital assets, which the firm […]

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Coinbase Meeting With US Lawmakers to Discuss Crypto Regulatory Proposal

Coinbase Meeting With US Lawmakers to Discuss Crypto Regulatory Proposal

The Nasdaq-listed crypto exchange Coinbase has been meeting with members of Congress to discuss the cryptocurrency regulation it plans to propose, according to CEO Brian Armstrong. In addition, the company has met with more than 30 crypto firms, four major law firms, and three trade groups about its crypto proposal. Coinbase Meeting Congress Members and […]

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US SEC Threatens to Sue Crypto Exchange Coinbase, CEO Brian Armstrong Responds

US SEC Threatens to Sue Crypto Exchange Coinbase, CEO Brian Armstrong Responds

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has threatened to sue the Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase over its lending product. The exchange says, “We don’t know why … We got no explanation from the SEC.” Coinbase Threatened by SEC Coinbase revealed Tuesday that it received a Wells notice from the SEC last Wednesday about its […]

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Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong Lashes Out At the SEC for Confusing Lending With Security

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong seems to be absolutely unhappy with the U.S. SEC’s interference in the crypto lending space. In his recent Twitter thread, Armstrong has lashed out at the SEC for confusing crypto lending with a ‘security’. Over the last few years, crypto yield earnings have gained massive popularity across millions of worldwide crypto […]

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Coinbase Pledges $500 Million to Crypto Investment, Allocates 10% Quarterly Income to Cryto

Public-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase (NASDAQ: COIN) has made a major announcement regarding the company’s plans to invest in crypto. Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong announced a few hours back that they have secured board approval to invest $500 million of its cash equivalent in cryptocurrency.  But the buck doesn’t stop here! As a leading player in the […]

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Coinbase Aims to Be the ‘Amazon’ of Crypto, CEO Says Exchange Wants to List All Legal Crypto Assets

Coinbase Aims to Be the ‘Amazon’ of Crypto, CEO Says Exchange Wants to List All Legal Crypto Assets

The Nasdaq-listed cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase says that it wants to be “the Amazon of assets” and list every legal crypto asset out there. The company has outlined two major long-term trends affecting its business. Coinbase Wants to List All Legal Cryptocurrencies Coinbase revealed its plan during the Q2 2021 earnings call Tuesday. CEO Brian Armstrong […]

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Tesla CEO Elon Musk Opposes ‘Hasty’ Cryptocurrency Regulation

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Opposes ‘Hasty’ Cryptocurrency Regulation

Tesla CEO Elon Musk says there is no crisis that compels hasty cryptocurrency regulation. He agrees with Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong that the U.S. government should not pick winners or losers in cryptocurrency innovation. Elon Musk and Coinbase CEO Agree on Crypto Regulation Tesla CEO Elon Musk has chimed in on the heated discussion of […]

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Here’s What Elon Musk Thinks About Crypto Taxation in US Infrastructure Bill

The biggest discussion in the crypto universe at present is around crypto taxation amendments in the US Infrastructure Bill. All eyes are set on the Senate vote scheduled to take place on Saturday that could potentially decide the fate of crypto businesses in the US. At a time when the Biden administration has endorsed the […]

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