One of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange and the largest in North America, Coinbase still has not added to its platform XRP. Meanwhile, the pressure on the company by the investors of the cryptocurrency increases.
At the moment, Coinbase only works with 4 cryptocurrencies: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin and Litecoin Cash. All these cryptocurrencies are in the top 5 cryptocurrencies in terms of capitalization, according to coinmarketcap.com. In third place in the top 5 cryptocurrencies is Ripple (XRP). At the moment the cost of Ripple is a little less than a dollar, and total capitalization is equal to approximately 35 billion dollars.
Despite the fact that the requirements for cryptocurrencies that could appear on the platform are not a secret, Coinbase to take the time to add new cryptocurrencies, focusing on improving the provided services.
However, supporters of the Ripple do not like this situation, so they decided to increase pressure on the company and organized the collection of signatures for the petition, which the administration Coinbase urge to add XRP to the platform.
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Despite the fact that the petition posted on the website change.org even if they score the required number of signatures are not something that commercial organizations are obliged to respond, it nevertheless clearly demonstrates the desire of the Ripple community.
At this point, the petition managed to collect more 24 thousand signatures at than a thousand signatures were added in the last day.
Among other cryptocurrencies that may be soon added to Coinbase in what analysts are calling NEO, EOS and DASH.