• 2 Coinbase execs are worth nearly $1 billion after barely a year at the crypto company as its direct listing showers wealth on employees

    29 days ago - By Business Insider

    Coinbase chief product officer Surojit Chatterjee has a stake in the company worth $657 million. CEO Brian Armstrong has a stake worth $13 billion.
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    Coinbase made its public market debut on Wednesday.
    Coinbase executives and investors saw the value of their shares skyrocket as a result.
    At Wednesday's closing price of $328.28, two top execs' shares are now worth a combined $957 million.
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    Coinbase, one of the world's most popular and earliest cryptocurrency exchanges, made its public market debut on Wednesday, riding the wave of...
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  • Coinbase, A Bitcoin Startup, Goes Public. Is Crypto Really The 'Future Of Finance'?

    Coinbase, A Bitcoin Startup, Goes Public. Is Crypto Really The 'Future Of Finance'?

    29 days ago - By NPR

    Coinbase's public debut comes as more institutions warm up to the idea of cryptocurrency and its popularity among investors soars. (Image credit: SOPA Images/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Gett)
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  • Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong has a stake worth $13 billion after the company's big market debut. Here are the other execs and investors who got rich

    Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong has a stake worth $13 billion after the company's big market debut. Here are the other execs and investors who got rich

    29 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Cryptocurrency has grown from a niche alternative payment method favored by hardcore enthusiasts to a mainstream financial behemoth that's being adopted by Wall Street and others alike.
    Amid that growing momentum, Coinbase, the world's most popular - and one of its earliest - cryptocurrency exchanges, just made the leap to the public markets via a direct listing it had announced earlier this year.
    On Wednesday, Coinbase shares closed at $328.28 in Nasdaq trading, up 31.3%.
    Yet it hasn't been all tailwinds for Coinbase in its march to become a public company - most...
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  • Coinbase soars in market debut, valued near $86 billion

    Coinbase soars in market debut, valued near $86 billion

    29 days ago - By Stl Today

    Coinbase made a rousing debut on Wall Street Wednesday, with shares of the digital currency exchange rising as high as $429, briefly giving it a market value over $100 billion.
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  • Coinbase soars in Wall Street debut

    29 days ago - By Finance Commerce

    Coinbase made a rousing debut on Wall Street on Wednesday, with the digital currency exchange's rising as high as $429, briefly giving it a market value over $100 billion.
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