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Coinbase lands virtual asset provider licence from Central Bank of Ireland

January 3, 2023


The VASP registration covers two Coinbase entities, Coinbase Europe Limited and Coinbase Custody International Limited, both of which are based in Ireland.

Coinbase Europe provides crypto trading services to customers in Europe, and Coinbase Custody International provides crypto custody services to institutional customers across Europe.

This VASP registration means Coinbase Ireland will be subject to the Criminal Justice Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing Act 2010, “demonstrating our commitment to the highest standards of compliance”, the firm says.

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