Ripple has invested in a $2.2 million USD seed funding round by London-based cybersecurity startup Keyless via its investing division, Xpring. Keyless claims to be the first company in the world to combine biometrics with secure multi-party computation.
Ripple has increased its focus on regulatory advocacy for cryptocurrency by opening an office in Washington DC with a dedicated regulatory team.
While the crypto rally went on during the first half of the year, XRP, the cryptocurrency that is often referred to as Ripple, performed much worse than the rest of the market.
Over the course of the past few years, plenty of innovative companies have come up, and one of the more interesting ones in this regard has been BitPay. The company is a blockchain payment provider and is regarded among the more innovative companies in the crypto ecosystem.
Ripple has announced it is launching a new platform that will allow developers to integrate both fiat and cryptocurrency into any app.
Over the past month or so, the Ripple (XRP) community has been in the news due to the way in which Ripple, the largest holder of XRP, has dumped the token in copious amounts. It has been alleged that the company’s actions have resulted in the poor performance from XRP during the crypto rally during the first half of the year.
San Francisco-based crypto startup Ripple has acquired Logos Network, a payment platform, to help in developing decentralized financial products. Ripple is the firm behind XRP, which is the third-largest cryptocurrency.
Over the past few years, XRP has grown into the third-biggest cryptocurrency by market cap, and much of the credit for that goes to the company Ripple. The company holds the highest number of XRP tokens, and as a result, its activities have a direct impact on the price of the token. Over the course of September, the San Francisco startup has come under a lot of pressure from the XRP community due to the high volume of tokens it’s been selling.
2019 has been an excellent year for most cryptocurrencies as the rally led by Bitcoin in the first of the year led to gains across most of the crypto sector. However, while many tokens performed admirably, the same could not be said of the third-biggest cryptocurrency, Ripple (XRP).
Ripple, the company that holds the highest number of XRP tokens, has been in the news for the wrong reasons over the past few weeks. Analysts and members of the XRP community have been quite vocal about the way in which the company has gone about dumping large quantities of its holding at regular intervals.
In recent times, Ripple has been at the center of whale moves and has managed to move a significant amount of XRP. In the latest development, Ripple Escrow wallet has completed the transfer of 500 million XRP token to Ripple.
Over the past few years, plenty of cryptocurrencies have come to the fore due to the example set by Bitcoin and one of the most interesting cryptocurrencies to have emerged during that time is XRP, which is backed by San Francisco-based Ripple. It is the third biggest cryptocurrency in the world by market cap, and over the course of the past few years, Ripple has been working tirelessly to create an entire ecosystem powered by XRP.
According to a Bitwise report, there is foul play in the crypto industry because it is unregulated, which makes exchanges culpable to manipulation as some even inflate their trading volumes. The Bitwise researchers have discovered that up to 95% of trading volumes are fraudulent. This is where Ripple steps in.
When Ripple (XRP) was created, the developers had in mind a platform that could support financial and banking institutions. Almost a decade later, the company has started to see success, and although it’s not quite at a rate that was expected, there is some visible progress.
American financial technology firm Ripple, which is responsible for the development of the cryptocurrency XRP, has declared its fiscal first-quarter results.
Ripple’s CEO, Brad Garlinghouse, has finally responded to JPMorgan’s recent announcement of its new JPM Coin. Is Ripple feeling the pressure or just annoyed with a bank adopting a similar system? Let’s find out.
Ripple is supporting a major Chinese research university to launch a blockchain research scholarship. The news was confirmed earlier this week.
Ripple has been in the crypto news quite a lot these past few weeks. The company behind the world’s second-largest digital currency, XRP, has released statements on growth, a hack, and a number of other developments with its platform. Today, we provide our readers with a Ripple update and the latest developments of the xRapid platform.
Cryptocurrencies are absolutely booming this morning, just in time for the holidays! All but five digital currencies that are in the top 100 are trading green. This is quite a shift, as 2018 has been a negative year for digital currencies. Today, we’ll take a look at Ripple (XRP) and Bitcoin Cash (Bitcoin ABC).
The cryptocurrency market is trading in the red again today. Bitcoin (BTC) has just dipped below the $6,600 mark and Ethereum (ETH) is trading just above $225. Both Ripple (XRP) and TRON (TRX) are sliding down today, despite both announcing major news regarding their projects recently.
Ripple recently announced that The Japan Bank Consortium has officially launched its xCurrent-powered MoneyTap app. So how’s the Japan Bank Consortium MoneyTap launch going so far?
Aside from a dozen lawsuits and a few XRP price drops, Ripple has had quite the year. And big things continue to stir. One CEO has even likened Ripple to Microsoft. But is that an accurate comparison?
The 2018 Ripple Swell conference concluded its final day yesterday. The two-day annual event put on by Ripple was held in San Francisco, California this year.
Ripple’s annual Swell conference concluded its first day yesterday. This year, the company is hosting the event in San Francisco, California. Last year, the Ripple Swell Conference was held in Toronto, Ontario, and was three days in total.
In 2018, RippleNet has expanded its reach to over 40 countries, on six different continents. In addition to its expansion, Ripple announced that this year it has signed an average of two production customers per week, and xRapid commercial production is now underway.
The Ripple website has just undergone some shocking changes, and they haven’t gone unnoticed by the cryptocurrency community. Before, Ripple had three payment platforms it was promoting, but now there’s a new Ripple website that’s all about the RippleNet product.
Ripple (XRP) just passed Ethereum (ETH) this morning to take the second-largest cryptocurrency spot. Except, a few hours later Ethereum enthusiasts shot back and Ethereum re-gained its #2 spot.
The Ripple price has taken multiple hits over the past six months. Most people agree with that. At the end of June, the XRP price was roughly $0.54. In two months, it dropped to $0.29.
Ah! Cryptocurrency. Will you ever cease to amaze investors with your volatility? When it’s bad, it can be very, very bad. But when it’s good… well, it’s confusing! Sometimes there is no real reason to see cryptos in green.
Ripple (XRP) received a serious boost this morning after news broke that Ripple Labs’ xRapid project could debut in the next month, or so.
Cory Johnson said it first. Ripple and XRP are not the same things; XRP is not a security. And yet, the San Francisco-based company often finds itself repeating this information. The latest time came today, Monday, September 17th. Not only did the head of government and regulatory relations at Ripple today bring back the XRP security debate, but Sagar Sarbhai also noted that the narrative in the crypto industry is changing.
SBI, the Japan-based Fintech giant, has just announced its plans of launching an SBI Ripple-powered application for mobile called MoneyTap.
There are so many ongoing Ripple lawsuits that you have to count them with both hands. Sure, it’s unfortunate, but it keeps Ripple in the public eye, providing the masses with constant XRP news; this isn’t the case for many altcoins as Bitcoin (BTC) often hogs all the attention and altcoins get left behind.
More and more people, companies, and firms are starting to explore Ripple technology. DCEX uses Ripple tech, and now payments provider TransferGo has started too. Well, that’s according to a September 5th press release documenting the TransferGo Ripple technology integration, that is.
Ripple, the third largest cryptocurrency project by its total market cap, confirmed that it is targeting the large Chinese market with its cross-border blockchain payment technology, CNBC reported this morning. Ripple targets China despite China’s anti-cryptocurrency reputation? Here’s why.
Yesterday, Ripple Labs scored a small victory, winning one of its many ongoing legal suits. Fast forward twenty-four hours, and the Ripple price has corrected. But why? Is XRP’s activity Wednesday linked to the Ripple lawsuit? Or is there another catalyst that’s helping the price?
Ripple is no stranger to being slapped with lawsuits. Based on yesterday’s announcement, it appears a fourth Ripple lawsuit is underway as well.
Ripple (XRP) just made a major announcement on its Twitter page yesterday that has the crypto community buzzing. It seems that former US President Bill Clinton is speaking at the Ripple Swell conference in early-October.
DCEX uses Ripple tech, entering the crypto market as a brand new decentralized cryptocurrency marketplace with Ripple (XRP) at its core.
Kotak Mahindra joins RippleNet: Yes, it’s true: another financial institution has joined the RippleNet. This is yet another example of how Ripple is working towards solving real-world problems.
Independent Reserve trades Ripple: Cryptocurrencies elicit positive and negative reactions. Investors love them for their innovation and ability to make cash quickly. Without crypto exchanges supporting their growth, however, certain currencies would have gone under, mostly due to suspicion and speculation.
Last week, Coinbase announced that it will soon be adding Ethereum Classic. The move sparked joy across the crypto-board. However, some were left wondering – is Coinbase adding Ripple?
Even with its many price fluctuations, there’s been a lot of Ripple hype. What causes Ripple hype? Cory Johnson gives his two cents and we give ours.
When it comes to Ripple, there are two things people want to know the most. Either they are looking for a Ripple price analysis, or they are looking to see if Ripple, the software company, announced anything new. Today, we are going to focus primarily on XRP’s market performance.
XRP News – In the past month, the crypto market has taken a bit of a beating. Now, the SEC has deemed that Ethereum (ETH) isn’t a security, and the market is turning around. Bitcoin is up in the past 24 hours, as is Ripple (XRP) and Stellar (XLM).
Ripple, the company, and Ripple (XRP), the cryptocurrency, are both making waves today. After a poor performance on the market yesterday, XRP is up nearly 3%. Not to mention, the new XRP logo has been debuted. Meanwhile, Ripple continues to voice its opinion on the crypto market, speaking on both BTC and blockchain this week.
XRP News – Following the news of the Coinrail hack, the crypto market suffered a major dip. This dip has continued well into the week, with numerous coins plummeting Wednesday. Take, Ripple (XRP), for instance. The cryptocurrency is down nearly 10% in the past twenty-four hours.
It’s Monday, and the crypto markets are not looking good. Now, a lot of that has to do with the Coinrail hack over the weekend, but that’s not the sole reason certain virtual currencies are plunging. For instance, Ripple (XRP) has seen better days.
Ripple (XRP) started the week off making headlines, and it appears to be ending the week in the same way. On Monday, we saw positive Ripple news hit the market. First, the company donated $50M to Universities across the globe. Second, XRP was listed on the SBI Holdings crypto exchange.
The week is almost over, but that’s not slowing down the crypto market, or stopping Ripple (XRP) from making headlines. In fact, on Wednesday, there’s quite a bit of Ripple news making its way around. Plus, XRP is trading in the green zone, so that’s a bonus!
Banks to use Ripple: It is a sea of green on the crypto market today! Which, considering the past few weeks, is relatively nice to see. Bitcoin (BTC) may still be below the $8,000 mark, but Ripple (XRP) is up nearly 5%. You win some, you lose some, right?
Ripple Donates $50 Million to Universities: In May 2018, Ripple donated $4M to the Ellen Wildlife Fund. The crypto and payments startup did so with the help of actor Ashton Kutcher. Now, it’s June of 2018, and we have seen yet another donation come from the hands of Ripple. This time, however, the sum is more than $4 million. In fact, there is a $46M difference between this donation and Ripple’s donation to the Ellen Wildlife Fund.
XRP may be down on the market this Monday morning, but don’t think for a minute that we don’t have some major Ripple news for you! Ripple, the crypto and payments startup, has made headlines today, for two different reasons.
This week has been a bit of a rollercoaster for the crypto market. Yesterday, things were looking good. Today, not so much. Ripple (XRP) is down, despite releasing two products yesterday— including the hotly anticipated OnePay FX, and Bitcoin (BTC) is moving closer to the $7,400 mark.
Ripple Network achievements haven’t been translating into Ripple price (XRP) performance on cryptocurrency exchanges, according to Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse.
It’s the last day of May, and Ripple is making it count. XRP is in the green, and Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse is making headlines.
In an almost perfect sea of red, Ripple (XRP) stands out this Wednesday morning. Both Bitcoin and Ethereum are in the red, however, XRP is sporting a bright, green look. This is nice to see, and it gets even better when you realize it’s the second to last day of May. Is this an indication of where Ripple will be in June 2018? It’s hard to say, but considering the performance – on the news front – by Ripple in May 2018, it’s safe to say there are good things on the horizon.
Ripple news: After a slow start to the week, coins on the crypto market are back in the green zone! Bitcoin (BTC) may have dropped below the $8,000 mark, but hey, we’ll take what we can get. This means Ripple (XRP) is in the green, too, after following a similar pattern to BTC the past week or so.
Ripple news: It’s not looking great on the crypto market this Monday morning. Bitcoin (BTC) has fallen below the $8,000 mark and is chugging along to the critical $7,000 handle. Meanwhile, coins like Ripple (XRP) are following a similar pattern.
The top-ten coins are in the red today, with the exception of Stellar (XLM). This means coins like Ripple (XRP) are down Tuesday. Why, though? Is there negative Ripple news floating around the crypto space? Or is XRP down because of the overall crypto market decline?
It’s Friday, which means it’s time to reflect on all that went on this week. What a week it was, too! Especially for Ripple (XRP). The crypto space saw some major Ripple news surface this week, and it’s important to review it. Why? So we’re in the loop when Monday rolls around.
Ripple News: Coins are back in the green today! This is good news, considering numerous coins started the week off slow — despite all that was happening over in New York. This means Ripple (XRP) is back up too.
All of the top-ten coins are sporting a bright red look Wednesday. That means Ripple (XRP) is down, despite there being quite a bit of positive Ripple news out there in the world, for one thing, Ripple was the reason we had Snoop Dogg at Consensus 2018!
Ripple News: Ripple (XRP), the third largest virtual currency by market cap, is in the red zone Tuesday. The coin can’t take it too much to heart, though. Most of the top-ten coins are in the same position.
Ripple News: The crypto industry has a busy week ahead, and it appears coins are starting the week off relatively well. Currently, there is a mixture of both red and green on the crypto markets. One altcoin that has found its way into the green zone today is Ripple (XRP).
Ripple released a report announcing the progress of its pilot tests for the Ripple xRapid product. The pilot tests show that xRapid is successfully achieving cheaper and faster cross-border transactions.
Ripple Lawsuit: Something interesting has occurred within the crypto sector, this time centering around Ripple (XRP). A law firm has announced that it filed a class action suit against Ripple Labs. The suit, filed yesterday, targets the following parties: Ripple, XRP II, and CEO Brad Garlinghouse.
Ripple success continues after April ended positively for Ripple Inc. Who published a report with the financial results obtained in the first quarter of 2018. The company announced a substantial increase in the popularity — and sales — of its XRP token:
Ripple price (XRP) outperformed the top two coins last week in regards to price appreciation: Ripple coin traded above $0.90 level last week for the first time in forty-five days. This rise was driven by rumors of Binance’s intentions to add USD to crypto assets. The broader bull-run in cryptocurrency markets also added to XRP coin price.
Ripple invested $25 million worth of XRP into the $150 million blockchain fund created by Blockchain Capital. Blockchain Capital, a venture capital firm dedicated to blockchain technology, designated Ripple’s investment to its own special purpose vehicle called the Blockchain Capital Parallel IV, which accepts cryptocurrency investments only.
News from the Ripple (XRP) camp today! Along with thirteen other companies, Ripple is joining Hyperledger, which is an open source collaborative collective of companies seeking to advance cross-industry blockchain technologies. It includes leading members involved in finance, banking, Internet of Things, supply chain, manufacturing, and technology, which includes blockchain technology.
The Bitcoin futures made major headlines back last November, as it propelled BTC’s price higher just before their launch. The market had a sharp correction a few weeks later after the market hit record highs. Bitcoin breaking into Wall Street meant a wider adoption, aimed specifically at the cautious traditional investors.
In this video i will give you my prediction for the price of Ripple XRP for the remainder of 2018. I will examine the recent Cryptocurrency market crash and look at the effects that will have on Ripple XRP and the Cryptocurrency market as a whole. I will tell you what price I believe Ripple XRP will end this year at.
Ripple price (XRP) soared substantially from $0.90 to $1.08 in only a few hours; the move was supported by several factors, including the potential inclusion of XRP to Coinbase tradable instruments. The unusual growth in trading volume has also propped up XRP price; the trading volume from South Korean exchange Bithumb soared sharply in the past twelve hours.
Ripple (XRP) had experienced substantial sideways movement last month; XRP price has been on the downward trend after trading around $1.20 in mid of the last month. The decline in Ripple price looks quite strange considering the increasing confidence on RippleNet from banks and payment services companies.
Earlier today, Ripple broke through a critical resistance point of $0.92, now holding steady at around $0.95. This follows up on last week’s price movements which saw the cryptocurrency drop below $1.00 and enter a bear territory.
The influx of Ripple’s (XRP) blockchain technology has been changing the traditional global financial system. Banks and payments services companies continue to advance their relationship with ripple – more than 100 private and public companies have announced testing ripple products (xCurrent, xRapid and xVia) in order to improve their transaction costs and times for domestic and cross-border payments.
Ripple’s xCurrent, xVia, and xRapid products continue to grow in the financial sector; the distributed blockchain technology announced partnerships with five new clients from four different countries.
After surpassing the $1.20 mark this past weekend, Ripple dropped back down toward the $1.15 level earlier today and then further down to $1.10 later in the afternoon. However, the cryptocurrency has generally held steady on a daily basis for the week, and the good news is that it is finally back above $1.00 and now up by nearly 8% since last week.
Ripple Looks Unstoppable. From banks to payments services companies and central banks, everyone has been embracing Ripple’s (XRP) distributed ledger technology. Its xCurrent has received huge appreciation from banks; almost 100 banking clients are testing xCurrent product.
Saudi Arabia’s central bank has signed a Ripple blockchain deal for a pilot program to test Ripple’s software in payment settlements. This follows up on various deals Ripple signed recently with prominent money transfer firms around the world for its blockchain system.
Following weeks of speculations, Western Union (NYSE:WU), the world’s largest money transfer service, has confirmed its working relationship with Ripple as the company begins testing transactions with the cryptocurrency.
Ripple is on the verge of generating revenue to support the XRP price on cryptocurrency exchanges. Several payment services companies and financial institutions have already inked deals to use ripple’s products – which they believe will help in advancing the transaction times and lowering costs.
Ripple (XRP) has been moving the crypto market in a new direction. Its noteworthy invasion into the global financial-services-industry could generate sufficient revenue to create an underlying value for its trading price on cryptocurrency exchanges.
Financial services providers and big banks have been showing strong confidence in Ripple’s blockchain technology; resulting in several partnership agreements between Ripple and the financial services providers.
February 08, 2018 – today’s Ripple price watch.
Ripple broke through the $0.74 level mentioned yesterday and even rose above $0.8000 for a brief moment before pulling back toward $0.7750. As of now, a major support level of $0.7550 has been established, and the coin is on the verge of moving up once again.
Ripple is testing major resistance as it is now trading around $0.7400.