Company Overview

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Founded:
June, 2012
Founders:
Brian Armstrong, Fred Ehrsam
Headquarters:
San Francisco, CA
Funding:
$31.7M
Categories:
E-Commerce
Description:
Coinbase is an open-source cryptographic protocol that makes it easy for people and businesses to use the cryptocurrency, Bitcoin.

Detailed Description

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Coinbase makes it easy for the average person and business to use the digital currency Bitcoin.

Coinbase lets any consumer to create a Bitcoin wallet and start buying/selling Bitcoin instantly by connecting their bank account.

In addition, Coinbase provides a series of merchant tools that support some of the most highly trafficked sites on the internet.

Coinbase processes the first $1,000,000 of merchant orders for free, with a simple 1% fee after that. Combined with no chargebacks by nature in Bitcoin, this provides significant savings to merchants who are paying 3% plus to credit card fees.

Current Team (6)

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Acquisitions (1)

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Investors (14)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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    San Francisco, CA 94107

    USA

Competitors (1)

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