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Coinbase Keeping Up With Demand After Bitcoin Price Reaches New High

  • Major crypto exchange Coinbase appears to be operating smoothly even as Bitcoin sets a new price high above $41,000.
  • The United States-based crypto exchange is known for experiencing serious connectivity issues during periods of peak trading activity.
  • These disruptions have reportedly prevented traders from taking advantage of price gains and dips, robbing them of profit-taking and reentry opportunities.
  • With this in in mind, Coinbase recently acquired Routefire, a platform for enhanced trade execution as part of an effort to better handle periods of peak crypto trading activity.
  • The transaction appears to be paying off as Coinbase has yet to report any connectivity issues across its exchange platforms. The company did experience a minor service disruption last week but has already taken care of the problem.
  • Coinbase is not the only major exchange to suffer issues during Bitcoin price rallies. Binance also routinely goes offline when BTC prints major price gains.
  • Read the full story here.

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