The Stellar startup’s lumens (XLM) cryptocurrency is making its debut in the Coinbase brand’s constellation of platforms.
That’s per the powerhouse U.S. crypto exchange’s March 13th announcement they were opening up inbound XLM transfers to Coinbase Pro, the company’s platform for advanced traders.
After enough lumens have been transferred in, the exchange will allow XLM to be traded against its three base currencies, bitcoin (BTC), dollars (USD), and euros (EUR).
https://t.co/z78mLvQcUU Coinbase is by far the most reputable exchange in the industry. A listing there is a rite of passage for any project. We think this is a huge step for the Stellar network.
— Stellar (@StellarOrg) March 13, 2019
In explaining the listing, the company suggested Stellar was a blue-chip blockchain play whose lumens cryptocurrency could help change the way commerce is done in the future:
“Stellar’s cryptocurrency, the Stellar Lumen (XLM), powers the Stellar payment network. Stellar aims to connect banks, payment systems and…