SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 18, 2021
Coinbase Global, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|Delaware|| ||001-40289|| ||46-4707224|
(State or other jurisdiction
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(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Class A common stock, $0.00001 par value||COIN||Nasdaq Global Select Market|
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Item 8.01Other Events.
On May 18, 2021, Coinbase Global, Inc., a Delaware corporation (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing the pricing of its offering of $1.25 billion aggregate principal amount of 0.50% convertible senior notes due 2026 (the “Notes”) in a private placement. The Company also granted the initial purchasers of the Notes a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional $187.5 million principal amount of Notes, solely to cover over-allotments. In connection with the pricing of the Notes, the Company entered into privately negotiated capped call transactions with one or more of the initial purchasers of the Notes or their respective affiliates and/or other financial institutions.
The Notes will be sold to persons reasonably believed to be qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
A copy of the press release announcing the pricing of the offering of the Notes is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1, and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
COINBASE GLOBAL, INC.
Date: May 19, 2021
|By:||/s/ Alesia J. Haas|
|Alesia J. Haas|
|Chief Financial Officer|