American company Coinbase announced the launch of the last phase of testing support Ethereum Classic, which should be completed before 7 August. After this trading platform Coinbase and Coinbase Prime Pro will accept ETC payments.

Our engineering team is beginning final testing of Ethereum Classic on Coinbase products. We expect final testing to be completed by Tuesday, August 7, at which point we expect to announce that we’re ready to accept inbound transfers of ETC.

— Coinbase (@coinbase) August 3, 2018

Initial deposits will last from 24 to 48 hours, after which the exchange will officially open the auction.

We intend to allow 24-48 hours of inbound transfers before enabling trading of Ethereum Classic on @CoinbasePro and Prime.

— Coinbase (@coinbase) August 3, 2018

Course ETC already reacted to the rapid growth, in a matter of minutes, showing a jump of 10%.

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Recall, Coinbase announced the listing Ethereum Classic in mid-June.