Brother of ex-Coinbase manager pleads guilty to insider trading charge

  • Brother of a former Coinbase Global Inc product manager pleaded guilty to a wire fraud conspiracy charge, in what U.S. prosecutors have called the first insider trading case involving cryptocurrency.
  • Prosecutors say Ishan Wahi, the former product manager, shared confidential information with his brother and their friend Sameer Ramani about new digital assets Coinbase was planning to let users trade.