Record number of transactions in Ethereum network

 A record number of transactions has been recorded in the Ethereum network
15 August 2017   1510

The Ethereum network, the second one in terms of market capitalization after Bitcoin, has experienced an unprecedented level of activity in recent days, as evidenced by a new record number of transactions. Thus, on Monday, August 14, it was equal to 410.061.

Ethereum transaction data on etherscan.io Ethereum transaction data on etherscan.io

Thus, Vitalik Buterin also draws attention to the new record, suggesting that perhaps it is the highest number of transactions ever recorded in public blockchains, which is, to tell the truth, quite a controversial statement:

Anyway, the new record is certainly noteworthy as it demonstrates the growing popularity of the platform, let along the huge amount of ICO held on the basis of Ethereum tokens.

Ethereum market cap on coinmarketcap.com Ethereum market cap on coinmarketcap.com

However, despite the increased activity, the price of Ether, according to Coinmarketcap, for the past day has decreased and is now around $ 298. Market capitalization of Ethereum is currently estimated at $ 28 billion, which is about 20% of the total capitalization of all crypts.

Coinbase to Expand Services for Asia

Among the services available now there are Coinbase Prime, Pro and Custody
22 January 2019   120

Coinbase, the leading US cryptocurrency company reported that from now on its professional trading and custodial platforms are available to institutional clients and investors with large volumes from the Asian region.

In particular, according to the Coinbase blog, users of Asia will have access to the option of depositing accounts and withdrawing funds using SWIFT transfers through non-US bank accounts.

In the past 12 months, hundreds of crypto-first hedge funds have launched around the world, and many hundreds more traditional institutions such as proprietary trading firms, family offices and endowments have begun actively trading digital assets. Coinbase’s suite of professional products — Coinbase Prime and Pro, Coinbase Custody — serves these customers, along with other participants in the market, like asset issuers, crypto exchanges, and miners.
 

Elliott Suthers

Coinbase

Among the services available there are Coinbase Prime, Coinbase Pro and Coinbase Custody, which also supports the steamer USDC.

In December 2018, Coinbase began to provide services to residents of the islands of Guernsey and Maine, as well as Lithuania, Iceland, Andorra and Gibraltar.