Tag "CoinBase"

Coinbase Leads Coalition of Tech Giants Against Financial Scams

Crypto exchange Coinbase has launched the Tech Against Scams coalition, teaming up with industry leaders like Match Group (the parent company of Tinder and Hinge), Meta, Kraken, Ripple, Gemini, and the Global Anti-Scam Organisation (GASO) to tackle online fraud and

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Coinbase Users Can Now Send Money Via Email, Social Media, Messaging Apps

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has upgraded its Wallet service, introducing features that significantly simplify and accelerate the process of sending money globally. This enhancement enables users to transfer funds via a variety of platforms, including widely-used messaging apps like WhatsApp, iMessage,

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Coinbase Singapore Receives Major Payment Institution Licence from MAS

Coinbase Singapore has been granted a Major Payment Institution (MPI) licence by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). This follows its initial In Principle Approval and facilitates an extended offering of Digital Payment Token services in Singapore. Singapore’s growing role

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Coinbase Clarifies That Not All Indian Users Affected by Account Shutdowns

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase informed its existing Indian users who did not meet the company’s updated standards that they will have to withdraw their funds by 25 September. TechCrunch reported on 11 September that Coinbase India customers were reportedly told that

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Fintech Layoffs Rock Asia in 2023: Who’s Next?

The fintech industry in Asia has been experiencing a wave of layoffs in 2023 as several companies grapple with economic uncertainties, market downturns, and the need for cost-cutting measures.  From Singapore to Hong Kong, prominent fintech players have been forced

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Coinbase Offers Singapore Users Free Bank Transfers, Onboarding Through Singpass

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has enabled its customers in Singapore to transfer funds to and from their account using any local bank through FAST (Fast And Secure Transfers) for free. Additionally, Coinbase has made the onboarding process for its users simpler with

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The Crypto Bloodbath: More Layoffs and Losses In 2023

Cryptocurrencies have been in the news lately due to the volatile prices of Bitcoin and other coins, along with numerous high-profile collapses such as FTX and Voyager. However, another story has been brewing beneath the surface – the massive layoffs

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Coinbase and Google Cloud Partner to Boost Web3 Offerings, Enable Crypto Payments

Coinbase and Google Cloud have entered a partnership that will see the companies leveraging each other’s core strengths to serve the growing Web3 ecosystem. Coinbase will build their exchange and data platforms on Google Cloud, while Google Cloud will utilise

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MAS Grants Coinbase In-Principle Approval to Offer Crypto Services in Singapore

Cryptocurrency exchange platform Coinbase announced that it has received in-principle approval from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to to provide Digital Payment Token (DPT) services in the island state. Singapore has served as Coinbase’s Asia Pacific hub as the

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Mastercard Users Can Soon Buy NFTs From Coinbase’s Marketplace

Mastercard announced a partnership with cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase to let people use their Mastercard cards to make purchases on the latter’s upcoming non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace. This partnership comes on the heels of the company’s recent “Coinbase NFT” launch, a

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