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RippleNet Builds New Network Reaching 40 Countries

Travel takes time and energy, but that doesn’t mean intercontinental transactions should too, and yesterday’s announcement that Ripple’s RippleNet is going live in 40 countries is setting a new standard among competitors. RippleNet’s International Expansion As the 13-country addition...

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Ripple’s xRapid Secures Exchange Partnership with Bittrex and More

Ripple has signed on three new exchange partners–Bittrex, Bitso and Coins.ph–to carry the xRapid digital asset in their respective regions. Dig this: As of right now @BittrexExchange, @Bitso and @coinsph are now official partners for xRapid transactions using #XRP. What does it...

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Ripple Partners with Madonna for Malawi Children’s Fundraiser

Blockchain-based payments processor Ripple, announced its partnership with pop star icon Madonna for endorsing a fundraiser in Malawi, Africa. This post was written in collaboration with Aliesha Duffin. Ripple is leaving no stone unturned for gaining relevance among the masses. The company regularly...

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Ripple CEO: ‘Blockchain Will Not Disrupt Banks’ and ‘China Controls Bitcoin’

Ripple CEO, Brad Garlinghouse appeared in front of an audience at the 2018 Stifel Cross Sector Insight Conference to share his thoughts on the long-term impacts of Ripple’s technology and future of cryptocurrency mass adoption. Ripple CEO: “Blockchain Will Not Disrupt...

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Ripple Partners With 17 International Universities In New $50 Million Blockchain Research Initiative

Ripple announced the launch of a new University Blockchain Research Initiative that will see Ripple Labs donate $50 million across 17 universities worldwide to promote academic research and blockchain innovation. The new initiative, announced June 4, inaugurates a program intended...

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Ripple Launches Venture Capital Fund ‘Xpring’ to Bootstrap XRP Adoption

International remittance focused cryptocurrency Ripple has launched a new initiative designed to provide entrepreneurs and innovators with financial backing in order to develop solutions based on Ripple technology. The new Xpring project will encourage developers and entrepreneurs to contribute...

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South Korean Exchange Coinone Leverages Ripple Technology in New Cross-Border Payment System

One of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in South Korea has recently announced it intends to implement Ripple technology in a new cross-border payments solution. The exchanged has Joined RippleNet and aims to incorporate Ripple’s xCurrent solution in a new...

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Ripple Urges UK Regulators to Establish a Consistent Cryptocurrency Framework

In another push to uniformly manage the UK alt-coin market, executives over at Ripple, the world’s third largest digital currency, have requested British regulators to put an end to the financial unpredictability that engulfs their cryptocurrency sector. Ripple’s head...

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Santander Partners With Ripple to Create a New Cross-Border Payment App

European banking powerhouse Santander is partnering with Ripple to create a new platform that will allow users to facilitate cross-border transactions seamlessly. While speaking at the International Fintech conference in London, Nathan Bostock, UK CEO of Santander, mentioned that his...

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