Coinbase Launches an OTC Trading Desk to Cater for Demand from Institutional Clients

  News reaching Ethereum World News indicate that the popular cryptocurrency exchange of Coinbase is launching an OTC (Over The Counter) trading desk to cater for its Institutional clients. According to Cheddar – a mainstream financial news outlet – the need to open the new OTC desk was as a result of demand from its institutional investors/cl...
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The wave of institutional money waiting to enter crypto and what might really happen

  If you have read my previous articles, you'll already suspect that I am being sarcastic in the heading. Sorry, yes I am. I'll also apologize beforehand for a slightly 'opinionated' piece here. I am writing this article not as a new point, because currently, despite the fast pace of crypto trading, there are no new points to make, but as a re...
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Coinbase takes position of industry leader, establishes “Institutional Core Principles”

  Coinbase recently released a list of principles they aim to adhere to as an exchange platform. In a blog post named "Introducing our Institutional Core Principles", Adam White, the Vice President and General Manager at Coinbase, spoke about the rules for propagating the platform's visions. This comes after a general uptick of interest by ins...
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Coinbase Makes Its Index Fund More Attractive to Institutional Investors by Halving Its Fee

  On Monday (13 August 2018), Coinbase announced that it was reducing the annual management fee for its Index Fund from 2% to 1% for both existing and new investors. This is the reason Coinbase gave for reducing the management fee: "We're reducing our fee in order to attract investors who are familiar with lower-fee index funds in other asset ...
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Crypto Exchange KuCoin Launches Institutional Investor Program

  KuCoin , a Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange, announced Wednesday that it has launched a new institutional investor program designed to provide qualifying investors with significant trading fee discounts. KuCoin qualifies institutional investors based on trading activity and any investor that actively conducts professional-level tradin...
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Coinbase Custody is Officially Open For Business

  Last week, Coinbase Custody accepted its first deposit. Today, we're proud to announce that we're officially open for business. Over the coming weeks, we'll continue on-boarding a set of world-class clients that includes leading crypto hedge funds, exchanges and ICO teams. Coinbase Custody's mission is to make digital currency investment acc...
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