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  • The Twelve Billion Dollar Ripple Lawsuit Saga Deepens Altcoin News, News, News teaser, Ripple

    The Twelve Billion Dollar Ripple Lawsuit Saga Deepens

    A decision made back in 2016 by former Ripple boss Chris Larsen causing a rift between him and the company took another twist this week. A deal was signed with a bank consortium which included an option for its partner to buy 5 billion tokens at when they were valued at a pittance. Ripple has countersued, claiming the deal was made in bad faith.    Following the meteoric price rise of XRP in the past

    · January 13, 2018 · 2:00 am
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    Ripple Just Silenced Its Critics With MoneyGram Partnership

    Ripple just announced a major new partnership with MoneyGram that will see the latter pilot xRapid and XRP. When leading cryptocurrency price aggregation site CoinMarketCap removed South Korean exchanges from its price calculations earlier this week, the prices of many of the major assets in the sector took a hit. None more so, however, than Ripple (XRP). Ripple went for around $3.65 apiece back on January 6 but dipped to well below two dollars midsession on

    · January 11, 2018 · 2:15 pm
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    Seagate Stock Rises 12% After Reported Investment In Ripple

    Hard disk maker Seagate’s stock has risen up to 12% after a report surfaced claiming the company may hold several billion dollars worth of Ripple’s XRP. The report has not been confirmed by either company. Seagate is best known for their hard disks, offering data storage solutions for a wide range of consumers. A new report, however, suggests the company may soon be known as an early investor in Ripple’s XRP and a pioneer in cryptocurrency.

    · January 9, 2018 · 11:00 pm
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    Rallying Ripple Stealing the Show

    If 2017 was the year of the Bitcoin, 2018 could be the year for Ripple. Bitcoin became a household name last year with a meteoric ascent of over 1,600% to a peak of around $20,000. What Ripple has done in comparison in the last month alone simply overshadows it. Ripple’s XRP token has made astronomical gains of 1,350% since the same time last month and is now attracting the attention of mainstream media such as

    · January 6, 2018 · 1:30 am
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    Ripple Co-Founder Becomes ‘World’s Richest Person’

    Ripple executive chairman Chris Larsen has become “the richest person in the world” according to reports assessing his stake in the exploding cryptocurrency. A Sea Of $Billions In a tweet Wednesday, BitFury founder and commentator George Kikvadze noted that Larsen’s 37% stake in Ripple, which has an ‘implied’ maket value around $320 billion, makes him richer than Bill Gates and Warren Buffett. “If centralised Ripple is worth $320 (billion) then decentralised Bitcoin is (definitely) going

    · January 4, 2018 · 9:00 am
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    Could Coinbase Send Ripple to the Moon?

    This year is likely to be a little more stable for many cryptocurrencies which have enjoyed monumental growth during the last three months of 2017. Some, however, could continue upwards, boosted by partnerships, tech upgrades, and listing on more exchanges. Ripple has already made huge moves in the past couple of weeks, pumped largely by news of greater acceptance by banks and credit card companies. At the time of writing, it has surpassed Ethereum by

    · January 2, 2018 · 2:30 am
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    Ripple Rides up Crypto Charts, Knocks Bitcoin Cash Out of #3 Spot

    The majority of cryptocurrencies have been taking a break this week with very little movement in either direction. This morning, however, saw declines across the board during the Asian trading session, all except Ripple which bucked the trend again and saw gains. Bitcoin had rebounded a little from its previous slump to $12,000 but it was short-lived, the digital currency is going through another sell-off from a high of $16,900 yesterday down to $14,700 today

    · December 28, 2017 · 12:30 am
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    Ripple Reaches for the Sky

    The past couple of days have seen market corrections across the board as Bitcoin and its altcoin brethren pull back from all-time highs earlier in the week. As panic and hysteria ripples through social media crypto groups, largely populated by inexperienced traders, those holding Ripple have reason to smile. Ripple’s XRP token has surpassed Bitcoin Cash by market capacity in the past few hours, surging 28% to an all-time peak of $1.38.  At the time

    · December 22, 2017 · 2:00 am
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    Facebook Exec Joins Ripple Team

    Bitcoin has remained relatively stable this week, slowly heading up from $16,500 to around $17,500 where it currently trades. Action is likely to heat up over the weekend as two more US exchanges launch their BTC futures contracts. This week has also shown some clear winners in the altcoin race, and one of them has been Ripple. Ripple (XRP) has shown little movement over the past three months trading in a channel between $0.18 and

    · December 15, 2017 · 11:30 pm
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    Banking Bonus Revives Ripple

    There is never a dull day in the crypto-sphere, and the altcoins are dominating the action this week. With Litecoin surging to all-time highs of over $340 yesterday and Ethereum making similar moves a few hours ago reaching $660, we are left wondering which coin will be next. Those ‘hodling’ XRP may have been getting that sinking feeling that crypto mania has left them behind. Having recently been relegated from its fourth position in the

    · December 13, 2017 · 1:30 am
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    Ripple Soars 445% in 2 Weeks, But XRP Holders Won’t Like This Article

    The Ripple cryptocurrency XRP has been the center of attentions, rallying to unprecedented heights over the last month but what is truly fueling the rally? [Note: This is an Op-Ed] XRP Shoots Up 445% Ripple has been enjoying a phenomenal month on the price charts, constantly breaking all time highs and dominating daily trading volume. Although recent times have been filled with exciting rallies, XRP has overshadowed every altcoin out there, growing over 445%% in two weeks,

    · May 17, 2017 · 9:00 am
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    Bitstamp: Ripple’s XRP a ‘Good Fit’ for EU License Requirements

    In the world of altcoins, Litecoin, Ethereum, and even Monero have all had some moments in the sun. However, the one that may end up being the most successful of them all is Ripple (XRP), and they have joined Bitstamp’s digital currency exchange this week. XRP Trading Comes at Bitstamp Beginning on Wednesday, Bitstamp users can create Ripple’s XRP deposits and withdrawals, with full-service trading to begin on Tuesday, January 17th. When full trading commences, there will

    · January 12, 2017 · 2:00 am
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    ‘So Wait – Is Ripple Centralized After All?’

    It seems the cryptocurrency Ripple XRP is downgrading its user services again. The exchange Ripple Trade that allowed users to trade between fiat and the digital currency will be ceasing services in a few weeks. Users of the virtual money were not too pleased with the latest announcement that caused a giant dump on the market. Over the course of this week, XRP has lost 21% of its value according to CoinMarketCap.com. Ripple’s announcement states:

    · December 15, 2015 · 10:01 am
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    International Ripple Business Association Relaunches

    The International Ripple Business Association (IRBA) has recently relaunched with a new website. The IRBA is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that focuses on promoting business activity that is built into the Ripple protocol. The IRBA provides guidance to businesses based on the principals used by the American Bankers Association, and the Asian Bankers Association. Disclaimer: The Author has no holdings in Ripple, and no relation to the IRBA. Special gateways allow the movement of funds

    · March 2, 2015 · 9:00 pm
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    ShapeShift Adds Ripple to Instant Altcoin Exchange

    ShapeShift has integrated Ripple, the second largest crypto-currency in terms of market cap, into its instant exchange platform. Users anywhere in the world can now buy or sell Ripple (XRP) instantly with bitcoin or over a dozen other cryptocurrencies. As the digital currency ecosystem continues to expand, integration between platforms is accelerating. ShapeShift, which launched in the third quarter of 2014, has risen quickly as a convenient way to buy or sell leading digital assets. Currently, the instant exchange has

    · January 16, 2015 · 3:00 pm
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    You can now use Ripple to buy and trade gold

    Last Tuesday, Gold Bullion International – GBI as confirmed the opening of a live gateway on the Ripple protocol in order to be able to create a new gold backed crypto currency. The company aims to simplify what has traditionally been a corky, time-consuming and expensive process while trying to combine the best that technology has to offer. Steven Feldman, co-founder and CEO of GBI. Said: “We have been leaders in combining technology and precious

    · July 31, 2014 · 3:31 am