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Our mission is to increase economic freedom in the world

Everyone deserves access to financial services that can help empower them to create a better life for themselves and their families. If the world economy ran on a common set of standards that could not be manipulated by any company or country, the world would be a more fair and free place, and human progress would accelerate.

Our priorities

Be the most trusted

We filter all decisions through the question: "Will this make Coinbase the most trusted name in our space?" Trust is the sum of every customer interaction. It requires world-class security, compliance, technology, support, design, and more.

Be the easiest to use

Digital currency is a powerful technology — but its benefits are limited by how easy it is for people to use. We excel at making great products that bring the benefits of digital currency to everyone.

Our values

Clear communication

  • We share information efficiently, improving collaboration and productivity.
  • We’re succinct, candid, and kind.
  • We practice active listening.
  • We talk to people directly about issues, instead of concealing or choosing gossip.

Continuous learning

  • We see every situation as an opportunity to learn.
  • We’re more interested in learning than being right.
  • We value giving and receiving feedback.
  • We learn from and mentor those around us.

Efficient execution

  • We do our best work quickly by working smarter, not harder.
  • We value completing tasks, instead of just talking about them.
  • We prefer automation over manual work.
  • We prioritize, focusing on the 20% that will get us 80% of the impact.

Positive energy

  • We’re optimistic about the future and determined to get there.
  • We co-create solutions instead of choosing blame and criticism.
  • We create moments of play at work.
  • We take care of each other, and help each other grow.