Saturday 15th of December 2018

Ripple News

Ripple is a real-time gross settlement system which supports fiat currency, cryptocurrency, commodity exchanges and remittances. Ripple is based around a shared public ledger, the XRP Ledger.

Ripple was created by American based technology company Ripple Labs Inc.

Ripple is used by companies such as UniCredit, UBS and Santander and has been growing in popularity with banks and payment networks. Initially, there were 100 billion XRP created, which is the currency’s cap.

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TransferWise CEO: No Blockchain Until More Banks Adopt Ripple

Despite the adoption of Ripple (XRP) by several banks and even countries for cross-border payments, some firms think that blockchain technology is not yet...
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Ripple Does Its Thing: Moves $50 Million In 2 Seconds For 30 Cents

Ripple, called often the bank cryptocurrency because it is used by many financial institutions for remittances and across borders payments, is not very well...
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Gates Foundation Forge Partnership with Ripple for Easy Banking in Developing Countries

In a bid to address issues of banking and stiff transactions in the developing countries of the world, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation...

UK Foreign Exchange Company Joins Ripple’s RippleNet

United Kingdom-based foreign exchange startup Moneynetint has shown interest in the blockchain technology by adopting the decentralized payment system with the instrumentality of Ripple’s...
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Ripple Discloses They Are In Talks With President Trump’s Led Administration

Ripple has made a significant surge in the cryptocurrency market of recent, Cory Johnson, the Chief market strategist of Ripple stated that Ripple is...
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A Rumored Partnership: Ripple and Swift

Ripple network, a blockchain solution that aids easy conduction of real-time payment and SWIFT, decades-old firm that facilitates real-time payment may be heading for...
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Ripple Founder, Chris Larsen Makes Forbes 400 Rich List

Ripple’s Founder, Chris Larsen, has made a bit of history by being the first ever crypto billionaire to make the famous Forbes 400 rich...
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Is Ripple Set to be the Official Cryptocurrency for Tokyo 2020 Olympics?

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) might soon sit up to take notice, as a petition to approve Ripple (XRP) as the Official cryptocurrency for the coming Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics has already exceeded 7,500 signatures.
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Ripple Launches Its Ace In The Hole Remmitance Product: xRapid

A lot has been said of using cryptocurrencies for international and across borders payments. While not being recognized as official currencies, these are informally used...

Banco Santander Adopts RippleNet for Payments with Onepay FX

Famous $80 Billion banking giant, Banco Santander has adopted Ripple’s RippleNet for its payments platform, OnePay FX. This occurred after Ripple Labs announced the...