Chapter cryptocurrency exchanges Coinbase Brian Armstrong (Brian Armstrong) believes that in the next five years, the number of people using bitcoin around the world, will grow to one billion. About this businessman said at the conference TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco.
The number of cryptocurrency companies that produce tokens that are constantly growing, which ensures the growth of the ecosystem. According to Armstrong, in the future, every company will keep its own digital currency, making it the core of alternative investment system.
“Every company should produce their own tokens,” says Armstrong. — “Any project with open source, any charitable organization, any Fund or decentralized organization of a new type — they will have their tokens”.
Note that Coinbase is one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world trading volumes. In the beginning of the month trading platform has added the ability to trade cryptocurrency pairs with the British pound, coming this way on the English market. Prior to this, the exchange worked in the US and Europe, and to date has managed to collect a customer base of 13 million people. According to some, is 32.5 per cent of the total number of owners of digital currencies.
Recently, representatives of the exchange said that in their plans for the opening of a new office in Africa. Armstrong is confident that his company will be similar to the new York stock exchange in the cryptocurrency world, providing operations with millions of tokens.
“We believe that a significant portion of these tokens will make the securities”, — said Armstrong. “We were always trying to be reliable and easy to use cryptocurrency exchange. Now we want to be legal and appropriate platform where you can trade the tokens that will be recognized as securities.”
Last week Coinbase announced plans to launch its own exchange-traded Fund (ETF) in conjunction with the company BlackRock with wall street.