February 27, 2023, 10:24AM EST
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Rapid Insights: What Base Means for Coinbase

Quick Take

  • Rapid Insights provide a deeper analysis of the current crypto landscape in a timely fashion.
  • This issue of Rapid Insights covers the release of Base, Coinbase’s Layer 2 blockchain.
  • Coinbase intends for Base to serve as an on-chain ecosystem for its existing user base.
  • Base leverages OP Stack, the tech stack for Optimism, the second-largest optimistic rollup.
  • Base will likely see a surge in activity from existing Coinbase users but there are also potential regulatory concerns ahead.

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