Top US Crypto Exchange Coinbase Adds Ethereum Staking Altcoin to Listing Roadmap

Top US crypto exchange Coinbase has added the altcoin Liquid Staked Ethereum (LSETH) to its listing roadmap. Liquid Staked ETH is a new “receipt token” investors receive when they stake their Ethereum (ETH) with the Liquid Collective, a liquid staking protocol. The Liquid Collective notes its staking method differs from traditional staking, where users lock up their tokens. “Whereas traditional methods of staking are subject to bonding and unbonding periods (ranging from days to weeks), liquid staking provides stakers with increased liquidity and capital efficiency. Token holders stake their token…

Coinbase (COIN) Stock Pops Up 26% after Dismissal of Lawsuit

The Coinbase stock has rallied by more than 142% year-to-date as of Thursday’s closing. Stocks of several crypto firms witnessed a healthy recovery last month. On Thursday, February 2, public-listed crypto exchange Coinbase Global Inc (NASDAQ: COIN) saw its stock price shoot up by a staggering 26% after the dismissal of a class-action lawsuit against the company. As of yesterday’s closing, the stock price was trading at $81.46 The lawsuit filed in federal court in New York in October 2021, accused Coinbase of selling 79 digital assets as unregistered securities.…

US Judge Dismisses Customer Lawsuit Against Crypto Exchange Coinbase – Regulation Bitcoin News

A U.S. district judge has dismissed a lawsuit against Coinbase and its CEO Brian Armstrong filed by customers of the crypto exchange. The lawsuit alleges that Coinbase sold 79 crypto tokens that are unregistered securities. Customer Lawsuit Against Coinbase Dismissed A proposed class action lawsuit filed in Manhattan by customers of cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase (Nasdaq: COIN) was dismissed with prejudice by U.S. District Judge Paul Engelmayer on Wednesday, meaning they cannot be brought again, Reuters reported. The lawsuit was filed against Coinbase Global Inc., Coinbase Inc., and CEO Brian Armstrong…

Judge dismisses proposed class action suit alleging Coinbase securities sales

A proposed class action suit against cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, Coinbase Global and CEO Brian Armstrong alleging unregistered securities sales was dismissed in the United States District Court of Southern New York on Feb. 1. The suit, filed on March 11, claimed that 79 of the tokens listed on Coinbase were securities being sold without proper registration and customers were not warned of their risks. The suit brought charges under the Securities Act of 1933 and Exchange Act of 1934 and used the Howey test, established by the U.S. Supreme Court…

Judge dismisses proposed class-action suit alleging Coinbase securities sales

A proposed class action suit against cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, Coinbase Global and CEO Brian Armstrong alleging unregistered securities sales was dismissed in the United States District Court of Southern New York on Feb. 1. The suit, filed on March 11, claimed that 79 of the tokens listed on Coinbase were securities being sold without proper registration and customers were not warned of their risks. The suit brought charges under the Securities Act of 1933 and Exchange Act of 1934 and used the Howey test, established by the U.S. Supreme Court…

Crypto Investors Can Purchase Bankruptcy Put Options to Protect Funds on Binance, Coinbase, Kraken Crypto Exchanges

This means a Binance account holder with a balance of $1 million who wants protection may buy a put option with a six-month expiry for an estimated price of $27,000-$33,000 paid upfront given the monthly rates. If the firm files for bankruptcy within the contract term, the seller would be obligated to buy the account holder’s valid bankruptcy claim at the full $1 million price. Source

Crypto Exchange Coinbase Adds New Wallet Security Feature To Protect Against Phishing and Scams

US-based cryptocurrency platform Coinbase is enhancing the safety of Coinbase Wallet as threats to users increase. The crypto exchange says it has added features to its wallet to help protect its users against scams such as phishing attacks and malicious airdrops. According to the crypto exchange, the Coinbase Wallet will now offer more clarity to users when they are interacting with smart contracts or decentralized applications (DApps) to ensure they are well aware of every action they take, from coin swaps to non-fungible token (NFT) minting. “Transaction previews: To give…

Coinbase NFT Pauses New Collection Drops, Denies Shuttering Marketplace

Coinbase’s NFT drops feature allowed creators to release collections directly on the marketplace, rather than serving as a secondary marketplace such as leading NFT platform OpenSea. According to data from Dune Analytics, Coinbase NFT’s all-time trading volume is 4,454 ETH, nearly $7 million. In the month of January alone, OpenSea raked in a 306,645 ETH trading volume, about $483 million. Source

Judge Dismisses Proposed Class Action Suit Alleging Coinbase Sold Unregistered Securities

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