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  • Ripple (XRP) - The Dark Horse Favorite for 2018? Altcoin News, Altcoins, News, News teaser

    Ripple Signs Major Deal with Saudi Arabia’s Central Bank

    Ripple, the third largest cryptocurrency by market cap, has been on a tear lately, and it has now signed a significant deal with Saudi Arabia’s central bank. Ripple Rapidly Gaining Traction Ripple continues to make inroads into the traditional financial sector. It has recently announced a massive deal with the UAE Exchange and a major partnership with Lianlian International. Additionally, Banco Santander is set to roll out Ripple payments in Q1, and just today came the

    · February 15, 2018 · 10:30 am
  • Ripple Western Union Altcoin News, Altcoins, News, News teaser, Ripple

    Ripple and Western Union Testing XRP Transfers

    San Francisco-based Ripple has not had the best of starts to 2018. Its cryptocurrency, XRP, has been on a downward slide since the first week of January and has lost almost 70% of its value. However, things could be about to turn around for the company as Western Union is now test driving its transfer technology. The list of banks and financial institutions that are using and testing Ripple’s products is growing by the week.

    · February 15, 2018 · 1:00 am
  • It's High Time Financial Institutions Consider Crypto as a Tool for Efficient Money Transfers Altcoin News, Bitcoin, Blockchain Technology, News, News teaser, Ripple

    It’s About Time Financial Institutions Consider Crypto as a Tool for Efficient Money Transfers

    Blockchain technology is causing massive disruptions across a wide range of industries, markets, and economies. Bitcoin, the most popular blockchain application has shown the world first-hand how the decentralized nature of blockchain could cause a paradigm shift in the global economic landscape. Beyond Bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies have sprung up to solve some of the biggest business and financial problems ailing the global economy. Ripple is one such blockchain application – Ripple (XRP) is a real-time

    · February 14, 2018 · 11:30 pm
  • How To Profit From The Recent Bitcoin Bloodbath Altcoin News, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Investment, Ethereum, News, News teaser, Ripple, Sponsored Article

    How To Profit From The Recent Bitcoin Bloodbath

    It’s no secret that crypto incubators and hedge funds get access to the best deals because of their inside connections… But, now, for a short time, there is a way for regular investors to ride on the coattails of one of the most connected teams in crypto – right in your brokerage account. In short: The team behind Global Blockchain Technologies (CSE: BLOC; OTC: BLKCF) is the best way to play the crypto boom. The company

    · February 13, 2018 · 9:00 am
  • Ripple Signs Massive Deal with UAE Exchange Altcoin News, FinTech, News, News teaser, Ripple

    Ripple Signs Massive Deal with UAE Exchange

    Despite the recent skepticism, Ripple has received a big-time boost by signing a massive deal with major foreign exchange UAE Exchange. The Proof Is in the Partnership Ripple has come under criticism as of late, with a massive sell-off of XRP followed by skepticism as to the number of financial institutions even interested in using the third-ranked cryptocurrency in the first place. However, Ripple has fired back at the haters by garnering another significant partner.

    · February 11, 2018 · 1:45 pm
  • Ripple partners with Lianlian in China Altcoin News, News, News teaser, Ripple

    Ripple to Provide Faster Payments into China with New Partnership

    Online shopping is an immense industry in China, with hundreds of millions of users and worth over $670 billion last year. Some of the largest e-commerce markets on the planet are targeted at Chinese consumers, and their spending power is growing. Payment convenience is a key component of the success of online marketplaces, and Ripple intends to facilitate that with new partnerships in the country. In an announcement on the Ripple company blog yesterday, the

    · February 8, 2018 · 1:00 am
  • Ripple (XRP) - The Dark Horse Favorite for 2018? Altcoin News, News, News teaser, Ripple

    Ripple (XRP) – The Dark Horse Favorite for 2018?

    According to Coinmarketcap.com, Ripple (XRP) is currently the third most popular cryptocurrency by capitalization, holding steady at about $32 billion dollars. As of the start of this week, it has been the only top-5 cryptocurrency that has had a positive trend since it started trading. However, the Thursday sell-off took it to new lows around 0.92. Even in light of the digital currency’s impressive run-up in December and the first half of January, it still

    · February 2, 2018 · 7:30 pm
  • Ripple Dethrones Ethereum, Now #2 Cryptocurrency Behind Bitcoin Altcoin News, Altcoins, Companies, News, News teaser

    Banco Santander Rolling out Ripple Payments in Q1

    Same day international mobile payments utilizing the cryptocurrency Ripple’s (XRP) distributed ledger technology are on the horizon. Sending Ripples Through the Banking Industry Spanish banking group Banco Santander—“the first UK bank to introduce Blockchain technology which facilitates international payments, through a new app”—plans on making the groundbreaking service available in Q1 2018. Over the last 18 months, Santander has been putting the technology to the test with bank staffers, transferring payments worth between £10 and

    · February 2, 2018 · 2:30 pm
  • Ripple (XRP) - The Dark Horse Favorite for 2018? Altcoin News, Markets and Prices, News, News teaser, Ripple

    SBI Holdings to Exclusively List Ripple’s XRP at Launch of SBI Virtual Currencies

    Tokyo-based SBI Holdings has announced that its digital assets exchange, SBI Virtual Currencies, which launched in beta yesterday, will list Ripple (XRP) as the only cryptocurrency supported at launch. XRP is the first and the only cryptocurrency to be listed on SBI Virtual Currencies during its initial launch period. The newly released digital asset exchange, owned by SBI Holdings, is designed to streamline cryptocurrency trading for its institutional customers and individuals in Japan. The company originally

    · January 31, 2018 · 7:00 pm
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    Ripple Adds New Partners for xRapid Project

    Most of the news about Ripple has been negative over the past month. The company’s XRP token has fallen from its great height by over 65%, so it is in need of a boost. That came this week when Ripple announced two new partnerships for its xRapid pilot project. According to reports, a telecommunications company and an international payments specialist will be the latest to use Ripple’s highly volatile currency as part of their money

    · January 25, 2018 · 3:00 am
  • BitConnect Sued By 6 Investors Who Lost Over $700K 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
  • Ethereum Regains Second Spot, Ripple Plunges Altcoin News, Ethereum, News, News teaser, Ripple

    Ethereum Regains Second Spot, Ripple Plunges

    The race for supremacy in crypto land changes daily and it is hard to keep up with the high paced markets. Bitcoin is still king as most altcoins can only be traded with it, but the top four below it are duking it out for second, third, and fourth place by market capacity. With three out of the top four exchanges closing their doors to new registrations a couple of days ago it has been

    · January 9, 2018 · 2:30 am
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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
  • Bitcoin Gains Altitude While Altcoins Falter Bitcoin, Bitcoin Price, Ethereum, Litecoin, Markets and Prices, News, News teaser, Ripple

    Bitcoin Gains Altitude While Altcoins Falter

    Despite experiencing a slight dip recently, Bitcoin is climbing its way back towards its all-time high after breaking $17,000 today. After taking a hit in recent weeks with a surge in the market for alternative coins (altcoins), Bitcoin appears to have regained its moon-bound trajectory. According to Coin Market Cap, Bitcoin saw a 15% gain over the past 24 hours and reached a daily high of $17,705. While Bitcoin rises in price, however, alternative currencies such

    · January 5, 2018 · 11:00 pm
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    Coinbase Rejection Sees Ripple Drop 20% As Rumors Evaporate

    Ripple’s seemingly unstoppable bull run took a hit Thursday after US exchange Coinbase dispelled rumors it would add the asset. ‘No Plans For New Assets’ From highs above $3.60, the latest milestone in what has become the biggest-ever annual appreciation for a major cryptocurrency of around 35,000%, the platform’s XRP token swiftly fell by almost a fifth following the news. As of press time Friday, XRP is correcting and is still down 9% versus USD

    · January 5, 2018 · 5:15 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
  • Ripple vs Stellar - Which Coin Will Win? Altcoin News, Companies, News, News teaser, Op-Ed, Ripple, Start-Ups

    Ripple vs Stellar – Which Coin Will Win?

    Both of these highflyers are taking the crypto community by storm. Which one will fare better in 2018? Who do we believe will outperform the other? Find out.  If Ripple is the Goldman Sachs of crypto, Stellar is its antagonist, Robin Hood, with the latter pointing out that the former is hanging onto to nearly 60% of the originally issued Ripple tokens. Which in my ledger implies they can easily manipulate their own market. For reference, 60%

    · January 4, 2018 · 1:30 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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    Crypto Movers and Shakers of 2017

    This year has been nothing but monumental for cryptocurrencies and the blockchain industry. Maybe we will look back on it in years to come and see 2017 as the genesis of a new way of blending business and technology. 2017 could be seen for crypto as 1995 was for the internet, when things really started to take off. Bitcoin has been around since 2009, although, for many years, it has been seen as largely a

    · December 30, 2017 · 5:00 am
  • Ripple Dethrones Ethereum, Now #2 Cryptocurrency Behind Bitcoin Altcoin News, Bitcoin, Breaking News, Ethereum, News, News teaser, Ripple

    Ripple Dethrones Ethereum, Now #2 Cryptocurrency Behind Bitcoin

    Ripple just became the world’s second most valuable cryptocurrency. This is a big deal. But why? Is Ripple a good investment? Will banks adopt it? Let’s find out. Why Is Ripple Causing Waves? While Bitcoin and the rest of the top 10 cryptocurrencies are well below their peak, Ripple is enjoying a meteoric rise and is trading at $ 2.22, up more than 49% from this time yesterday. In fact, it just unseated Ethereum as the #2

    · December 29, 2017 · 4:30 pm
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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