Coinbase wallet and exchange users will soon be able to withdraw classic ethers.
While a number of exchanges have moved to support ethereum classic in recent weeks, Coinbase quickly emerged as a voice of caution, noting again today it does not want to offer trading in both ethereum and ethereum classic.
Complicating matters was that, due to the specifics of how the ethereum blockchain split, Coinbase has found itself the de-facto holder of customer funds in a currency it never sought to support.
Though Coinbase gave no specific date for the ETC release, it said it was moving "swiftly" to provide the functionality.
Coinbase said in a statement:
The company reiterated that, at this stage, it isn’t planning to enable trading or storage services for ETC, and released a similar statement outlining how it would enable ETC withdrawals for exchange customers.
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