USD Fedwire Deposits

Verifying a Bank Account

To verify a bank account, you must initiate a deposit to Coinbase Exchange from your bank. You cannot verify a bank account within the Coinbase Exchange platform. Once the funds reach Coinbase, the banking information will appear in the banking tab confirming verification.

Depositing with Fedwire

To deposit via Fedwire:

  1. Login to your account at

  2. Navigate to the Portfolios tab in the upper right corner

  3. Select ‘Deposit’ on the right hand side of the screen and find USD

  4. Choose ‘Wire Transfer’

  5. Press Continue

  6. Use the Banking information provided on your screen to make a deposit into your Coinbase Exchange account

Important information for timely deposits

The name on your bank account must match the name on your Coinbase account or your deposit will be subject to delays.

Some banking partners require a Reference Number when initiating a deposit from your bank. The Wire Instructions will include your Reference Number if applicable. Failure to add the Reference Number may result in delays receiving your deposit to Coinbase Exchange.


There is a $10 deposit fee for Fedwire.


Your funds will typically appear in 1 business day after you’ve initiated the deposit from your bank account. 

If funds are not received after 3 business days or you are having trouble verifying your account, please contact Coinbase Exchange support.

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