The company's direct listing generated billions in wealth for a small group of people, even as the stock closed down from its opening price.
The cryptocurrency exchange is expected to go public at $100 billion according to a private valuation, but it's not clear what the company is actually worth.
An internal all-hands meeting obtained by Motherboard shows Coinbase management was accused of "stunting internal discussion" and that it forced employees to delete political Slack messages.
CEO Brian Armstrong called social activism divisive and a distraction in a recent blog post, and the company is offering any "uncomfortable" workers an exit package.
Coinbase acquired Neutrino in February, sparking a #DeleteCoinbase campaign in protest.
Users trying to #DeleteCoinbase are having trouble after the exchange acquired a startup staffed by former Hacking Team members.
Coinbase said it's aware of the Neutrino founders' controversial past, but their technology is the best the major exchange has encountered.
AG Schneiderman sent letters to 13 exchanges including Coinbase and Bitfinex asking for information on their operations.
Popular cryptocurrency app is blaming its credit and debit card issuers for over billing customers.
The end-of-year plunge is making newbies nervous, but bitcoin veterans say 30 percent drops are normal
Trades were frozen hours after adding support.