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In a bear market year, it’s uncommon to see a single project make repeated headlines, in addition to interesting associated price action. Ripple with its XRP token has been the topic of much discussion the past several weeks. Many individuals in the crypto space do not like XRP, due to its centralization, as centralization goes …

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This post was originally published here From xRapid launch, comments from Michael Didiuk and recent partnership between Ripple Labs and Santander’s One Pay X, Ripple fundamentals are vibrant.  However, we are yet to see that spill over to price. So far, XRP is down 18 percent from last week’s highs but could pull back above …

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This post was originally published here The organizers of Ripple’s two-day Swell conference in San Francisco didn’t beat around the bush when they named the final panel of the event “The 800-Pound Gorilla.” The question of crypto asset adoption was certainly on many of the attendees’ minds, especially since Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse announced the …

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The organizers of Ripple’s two-day Swell conference in San Francisco didn’t beat around the bush when they named the final panel of the event “The 800-Pound Gorilla.” The question of crypto asset adoption was certainly on many of the attendees’ minds, especially since Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse announced the previous day that xRapid, the company’s …

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Former U.S. President Bill Clinton didn’t have to say much when he delivered the keynote at Ripple’s Swell conference in San Francisco. And indeed, he barely said anything relevant to the blockchain industry. The 42nd commander in chief has long been recognized for his rhetorical prowess, but there was little pressure on him to rouse …

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After a series of highly-publicized pilots, three companies are now making commercial use of Ripple’s xRapid product. XRapid employs the digital asset XRP, using it as a “bridge currency” in cross-border payments, which according to the company, reduces the cost and increases the speed of these payments by boosting liquidity. The three companies  – MercuryFX, …

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This post was originally published here Fundamental developments as formation of SAIV, objectives of Coil to turn XRP from a facilitator to a medium of exchange and increase coin listings at various exchanges is bullish. Aside from this, Nigel Green’s comments cement our bullish stand. This is further solidified by candlestick formations of the last …

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XRP sprang back to life in September despite a relatively bearish broader market. Over the course of the 30-day period, the price of the world’s largest cryptocurrency, bitcoin (BTC), dipped a modest 5 percent. Most cryptocurrencies succumbed to the same fate, but some were able to pick up a bid. However, none saw bigger gains than XRP, whose …

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Ripple is leading a number of organizations launching a lobbying group in Washington D.C., Business Standard reported Friday. Dubbed Securing America’s Internet of Value Coalition (SAIV), the group includes, apart from Ripple, the RippleWorks Foundation; Coil, a company developing a solution for digital payments; Hard Yaka, an investment firm focusing on digital assets; and PolySign, a …

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The price of XRP spiked as high as 75 percent above its opening price at one point during Friday’s trading session amidst a broader market bull parade. At roughly 14:45 UTC, the price of XRP rose to a peak of $0.77 – representing a 75 percent increase from its opening price of $0.45, according to …

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XRP’s price is boasting double-digit percentage growth today for the second time this week as the broader market picks up the bid. At press time, the world’s third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization is trading across exchanges at an average price of $0.37 – a six-week high and 13.60 percent gain from today’s opening price of …

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XRP is reporting double-digit gains today, despite a generally bearish mood across the wider crypto markets. The open-source token – which is developed largely by blockchain payments startup Ripple – was changing hands at $0.3251 at press time, having hit a 13-day high of $0.3241 at 14:00 UTC. The world’s third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization has …

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Blockchain startups Ripple and R3 have resolved a legal battle that saw both firms filing suits over a contract dispute. A representative from R3 confirmed the settlement to CoinDesk in an email, saying: “R3 HoldCo LLC, R3 LLC, Ripple Labs Inc. and XRP II, LLC announce that they have reached a settlement of all outstanding …

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Distributed ledger startup Ripple has endorsed three cryptocurrency exchanges as its “preferred partners” for transacting with its xRapid payments service, which uses the cryptocurrency XRP. Announced Thursday, Bittrex, Bitso and Coins.ph will now serve as Ripple’s “preferred digital asset exchanges” as part of its efforts to build out the XRP ecosystem. Cory Johnson, Ripple’s chief markets …

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XRP, the world’s third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, fell to its lowest price of 2018 on Tuesday. At 00:01 UTC, just after Monday’s close, the cryptocurrency dropped to $0.27 cents for the first time since December 12, 2017, according to CoinDesk price data. XRP was last seen trading at $0.2705, marking roughly a 2.95 percent decline since …

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The price of XRP, the world’s third-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, fell to a new 2018 low on Wednesday. Data from Bitfinex shows the cryptocurrency dropped to $0.35 – seven cents from the previous yearly low of $0.42 in July. Indeed the current price stands at its lowest level since December 12, 2017, days before …

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Cryptocurrency services firm AlphaPoint is powering a new decentralized exchange, the company announced Monday. DCEX, a San Francisco-based marketplace, formally opened registration for its platform, though clients will not be able to begin trading for a few more weeks. The exchange notably uses XRP as its “base currency,” meaning many of its trading pairs are …

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Payments startup Ripple reported a sharp decline in XRP sales in the second quarter of 2018, when compared to the first three months of the year. The Q2 2018 XRP Markets Report, published Tuesday, explains that the company sold $75.53 million in XRP, compared to the previous quarter’s $167.7 million – marking a decrease of 54.96 …

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Ripple has a new senior vice president of business and corporate development. The San Francisco-based distributed ledger startup announced Wednesday the hire of Kahina Van Dyke, who most recently served as Facebook’s global director of financial services and payments partnerships. According to LinkedIn, Van Dyke is also a board director for Progressive Insurance and has …

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Distributed ledger startup Ripple is facing another class-action lawsuit tied to the legal classification of the XRP cryptocurrency. A lawsuit filed in the Superior Court of California (San Mateo County) claims that Ripple “created the XRP token and then used sales of the tokens in order to fund its operations and the development of the XRP …

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