Coinbase is an exchange and wallet service provider a lot of users have grown to like over the past few years. At the same time, there are a lot of people who aren’t too happy with Coinbase, for various reasons. It turns out the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is conducting an unofficial inquiry related to Coinbase, which raises a lot more questions than it provides answers. This turn of events will cause some confusion, to say the least. CFTC Shows a Keen Interest in Coinbase The past 18 months have been rather interesting for the Coinbase platform, to say the least.