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Part 4 = What will be impact on broader crypto ecosystem of Coinbase IPO/DPO?

The crypto bull market is in full swing, so it is no surprise that Coinbase is doing well and on track for a big public listing. In this post we look at the implications of this IPO (actually a DPO = Direct Public Offering) on the crypto ecosystem.

the Coinbase DPO will Accelerate the crypto bull market. Their people will be in interviewed in the media and headliners in events and will tell a bullish tale. An IPO/DPO today is more of a media and liquidity event than a funding event, particularly if it is a DPO (where the company raises no money)

the Coinbase IPO/DPO will make crypto respectable. This will be crypto in a suit. The cypherpunks who got into crypto early will not be made to feel welcome. This will lead to more focus on privacy specific coins and privacy features in big platforms like Bitcoin and Ethereum.

Coinbase will become a Public currency acquirer on the speed dial of every investment banker who is representing an exciting crypto venture. This will drive the innovation cycle, prompting more early stage deals.

We can see this impact coming. Here are two simple things we don’t know yet:

Click here for the first post in this 4-parter on Coinbase “IPO” – Part 1 = 5 Reasons Why It Matters

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