Coinbase customers can now buy, sell, and trade Cosmos (ATOM) through a GBP wallet, funded by a GBP bank account or credit/debit card.
Cosmos (ATOM), an interoperable blockchain protocol that facilitates the transfer of data between existing chains.
It operates via a hub-and-spoke model that leverages the design elements of other chains to enable cross-chain interaction.
The Cosmos framework features a Byzantine Fault-Tolerant (BFT) consensus algorithm developed by Tendermint to secure the protocol.
The price is $5.10 at the time of writing, up 7.5% on the day.