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Cardano Soars 18 Percent on Coinbase Pro Listing

Tue, 03/16/2021 - 17:55
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Alex Dovbnya
Cardano is the latest cryptocurrency to hit Coinbase Pro
Cardano Soars 18 Percent on Coinbase Pro Listing
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On Tuesday, soon-to-be-public U.S. cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase Pro announced support for Cardano (ADA), the fourth-largest cryptocurrency by market cap. 

The token has jumped over 18 percent on the announcement, reaching an intraday high of $1.28 before trimming some of its gains. 

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The native cryptocurrency of the proof-of-stake blockchain of the same name will be available for trading starting from March 18 if "liquidity conditions are met." Coinbase's professional trading arm has already started accepting inbound ADA transfers. is yet to list the token. 

IOHK CEO Charles Hoskinson believes that the addition of ADA is "the beginning of a great relationship" that he expects to extend throughout the upcoming years: 

I'm so happy to see that announcement today. It's been a long road. A lot of very hard work went into that.     

Last week, Coinbase Pro listed Polygon (MATIC), SushiSwap (SUSHI), and SKALE (SKL).    

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Alex Dovbnya (aka AlexMorris) is a cryptocurrency expert, trader and journalist with extensive experience of covering everything related to the burgeoning industry — from price analysis to Blockchain disruption. Alex authored more than 1,000 stories for U.Today, CryptoComes and other fintech media outlets. He’s particularly interested in regulatory trends around the globe that are shaping the future of digital assets, can be contacted at