As of May 2017, Coinbase is not a publicly traded company. However, it has been rumored that the company is considering an initial public offering (IPO) in the near future.
Coinbase is one of the most popular cryptocurrency exchanges and allows users to buy and sell Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Litecoin.
Coinbase was founded in 2012 by Brian Armstrong and Fred Ehrsam. Armstrong is currently the CEO of Coinbase and Ehrsam is no longer with the company.
Coinbase is headquartered in San Francisco, California. As of May 2017, Coinbase has over 10 million users and processes over $50 million worth of digital currency per day.
Coinbase has raised over $200 million from investors including Andreesen Horowitz, DFJ Growth, USV, and NYSE. In January 2015, Coinbase received a $75 million investment from a venture capital firm led by former Citigroup CEO Vikram Pandit.
In August 2016, Coinbase acquired Parity Technologies, a blockchain startup, for an undisclosed sum.
Coinbase has been one of the most successful cryptocurrency companies. It has been rumored that the company is considering an IPO in the near future.
However, as of May 2017, Coinbase is not a publicly traded company.