Coinbase introduces crypto to Fortune 500 while FTX CEO featured in TIME 100
U.S.-based crypto exchange Coinbase ranked 437th on the elusive Fortune leaderboard, while Sam Bankman-Fried was highlighted by TIME magazine in the innovation category. In an industry milestone, cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has become the first corporation within the crypto and blockchain space to be featured on the prominent Fortune 500 list.A 68-year-old annual tradition, the Fortune 500 list is synonymous with ranking the leading corporations in the United States by total revenue, as well as other quantifiable metrics such as percentage profit margins, assets and the number of....
It’s official. Coinbase is the first company in the crypto space to break into the Fortune 500 list. And the exchange wasn’t on the tail-end either – it is currently listed as second in revenue growth at 514%, next to Moderna. Every company is anxious to get into the A-list, and Coinbase made it happen. […]
As Coinbase nears a possible IPO, the powerhouse exchange faces several big challenges, says Fortune senior writer Jeff Roberts.
Just when you thought Fortune couldn’t sink any lower with their Bitcoin slander, the publication tries to relate a neutral technology to “the alt-right” and “white supremacists.” Is this what journalism has devolved into? Unfortunately, in the case of Fortune, the answer is yes. This is not the first time they have used their publication […]
Last night on the Monday night live airing of the popular TV game show Wheel of Fortune, a contestant named Jeremy introduced viewers to DeFi for the first time, while in the same breath mentioning Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies as a whole. Here’s why this is only the start of decentralized finance tokens generating enough fortune […]
So, the US Marshals are auctioning off 30,000 BTC. In 2009, that wouldn't have been worth very much, but at the time of writing, CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index puts that at a cool $17,610,000. It's a tiny fraction of the overall number of bitcoins in circulation, but here at CoinDesk, we certainly wouldn't turn it down. What could you spend it on? Here are a few ideas. A little over one-sixth of David Siegel's house. David Siegel is the billionaire owner of Westgate Resorts Ltd, the largest privately-held timeshare company in the world. His 15-bedroom, 30-bathroom home was featured on the....