Brian Foster on The Evolution of Coinbase (EP.484)

Brian Foster, Global Head of Wholesale at Coinbase, joins the show. In this episode we discuss:

  • Brian’s career and the path that led him to joining Coinbase.
  • An overview of the Coinbase business model and how the company is segmented.
  • The evolution of the Coinbase Institutional business.
  • The Wholesale business at Coinbase and how the company is positioned with brokers, banks and ETF issuers.
  • Views on the Bitcoin ETF proposals and how Coinbase is positioned in this market segment.
  • The BlackRock partnership and how Coinbase and BlackRock are collaborating.
  • Views on the evolution of the competitive landscape for Coinbase.
  • BASE, RWAs and stablecoins.

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