Institutional Investors

Investing tools for professionals.

Built for asset managers, corporates, hedge funds, VCs, high net worth individuals, endowments, family offices, private wealth managers, and sovereign wealth funds. Our prime brokerage platform is the turnkey solution for adding crypto to your portfolio.

Coinbase Prime for Institutional Investors


A qualified custodian. Built for peace of mind.

Coinbase Custody is the world’s largest, most trusted digital asset custodian. Built for peace of mind, our battle-tested cold storage solution offers segregated cold storage, the industry’s leading insurance policy, and opportunities for staking and governance. We are an independent qualified custodian and a fiduciary under New York state banking laws.

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Coinbase Custody

Core Trading

Built by traders.
For traders.

With Coinbase Prime access the same diversified liquidity pool underpinning all Coinbase products through a powerful, professional trading platform designed for institutional clients. Our healthy order books across market conditions helps you get better execution for your trades.

Coinbase Prime core trading

OTC Trading

A brokerage desk,
but for crypto.

Coinbase OTC is an agency-only trading desk, backed by the most trusted name in cryptocurrency. With smart order routing, advanced algorithms, and post-trade transaction analysis, our trading services can help you with all of your execution needs.

Coinbase Prime OTC trading

Prime Services

More than white glove service.

We offer a sophisticated trading coverage and client services team, industry leading security expertise, and strong global regulatory relationships allowing us to introduce innovative services and new assets rapidly from day one.

Coinbase Prime Services

Recommended Resources

Learn more about our products, the crypto market, and more.

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Grayscale Case Study

Coinbase and Grayscale continue to be pioneers in building the tools and support to securely realize the potential of the digital asset class.

Feb 10, 2021

2020 in Review

In 2020, crypto cemented its status as an institutional asset class. Coinbase had a front-row seat to this development.

Jan 22, 2021

One River Case Study

One River Asset Management selected Coinbase Institutional as a full-service partner to acquire and custody a large allocation of digital assets.

Jan 5, 2021

MicroStrategy Case Study

In two landmark investment tranches, MicroStrategy became the first publicly traded company to acquire a large allocation of bitcoin.

Dec 1, 2020