The term “Altcoin Season” has been murmuring around once again this week, with Ethereum surging, there has been renewed optimism that hope is not lost. Coinbase announced yesterday that they are looking at a new batch of Altcoins that they may well add to their ever-growing list of assets:
“These new assets include, in alphabetical order: Avalanche, Celo, Chia, Coda, Dfinity, Filecoin, Handshake, Kadena, Mobilecoin, NEAR, Nervos, Oasis, Orchid, Polkadot, Solana, Spacemesh, and Telegram.”
Unlike previous additions, this list is full of largely unknown quantities. Telegram’s token offering is likely to be the most familiar of the 17-strong list. What is becoming clear however, is that should there be a repeat of 2017’s bull-run, Coinbase will have a much stronger list of Altcoin offerings. Coinbase was the number one app on the App Store during that period, and the platform will be eager to have a much stronger offering of Altcoins, should the market see another 2-week period of utter chaos.