Ripple CEO to Critics After Obtaining 200 Clients: Banks Will Use XRP

On January 9, CCN reported that 13 financial institutions have started to utilize the Ripple blockchain through RippleNet, bringing the total number of banks in the Ripple ecosystem to 200. Fintech applications and banks in the likes of Euro Exim Bank, SendFriend, and JNFX have integrated RippleNet for liquidity and instant settlement of payments that …

Ripple Finally Suffers Major Price Drop as Crypto Market Wipes Out $12B

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn The intense downtrend of the crypto market is finally having a toll on the best performing digital asset of the month. Ripple (XRP), now the second most valuable cryptocurrency in the market, is no longer up in value on a monthly basis. Throughout the past 30 days, XRP has maintained the $0.5 …

XRP/USD Near September High with 23% Leap

Ripple price on Tuesday appreciated 23 percent against the US Dollar owing to strong fundamental factors. The XRP/USD has risen from its intraday low near 0.26699-fiat to retest its September 5’s lower high near 0.32994-fiat. The pair yawned through the early Asian trading session, consolidating sideways within a stiff range. The upside momentum began building …

Ripple Drops 5% as Crypto Market Continues Downward Trend, Bitcoin Suffers

The crypto market has lost $5 billion of its valuation overnight, as major digital assets including Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum, and Bitcoin Cash recorded slight losses in the past 24 hours. Bitcoin and Ether, the native cryptocurrency of Ethereum, fell by around 1.5 percent, while Bitcoin Cash and Ripple declined by 2.5 percent and 5 percent …

Former President Bill Clinton Set to Keynote Ripple Conference

The annual Swell by Ripple conference invites global leaders from the policy, payments, and technology fields to come together and discuss how blockchain can be used to benefit society at large. According to a tweet from Ripple, former U.S. President Bill Clinton is set to keynote this year’s edition. Ripple noted in a news release …

Regulated Australian Cryptocurrency Exchange to Launch Ripple (XRP) Trading

Independent Reserve, Australia’s first regulated cryptocurrency exchange, will add support for Ripple’s token currency XRP this week. Sydney-based cryptocurrency exchange Independent Reserve is reportedly enabling support for Ripple (XRP), the world’s third-largest cryptocurrency by market cap after Bitcoin and Ethereum. With launch of trading on July 7, the exchange is offering trading to both retail …

Coinbase Should Add XRP [And It’s Not a Security]: Ripple CEO

Brad Garlinghouse, the billionaire CEO at Ripple Labs, the company that oversees the development of XRP, the $18 billion blockchain network, has said for the first time in public that Coinbase should integrate XRP, the native cryptocurrency of the Ripple network. CEO Says Ripple is Clearly Not a Security In an interview with Jeff John …

Ripple Donates $2 Million to Texas University’s Blockchain Initiative

Open Positions at CCN: Full Time and Part Time Journalists Wanted. One of 17 institutions chosen for Ripple’s $50 million academic pledge, the University of Texas at Austin will receive $2 million from San Francisco-based industry giant Ripple. The McCombs School of Business at UT will receive $2 million from Ripple over the next five …

Ripple Expects India to Overturn Cryptocurrency Ban with Regulations

Open Positions at CCN: Full Time and Part Time Journalists Wanted. Ripple is reportedly ‘unfazed’ by the Indian central bank’s mandate on restricting banks from dealing with cryptocurrencies and expects a new regulatory framework to rescind the ban altogether. India’s biggest English news daily, the Times of India (TOI), is reporting that crypto and fintech …