Ethereum 

Ripple XRP Sales Fall 80% to Historic Low in Q4 2019

Sales of Ripple’s XRP token fell a huge 80% to a record low in the fourth quarter of 2019, according to the latest market report published by the crypto firm earlier this week. The blockchain payments company sold a total of US$13.08 million of XRP tokens between October 1 and December 31 of last year, compared to US$66.24 million in the previous three months. The startling drop off in sales has been attributed to a decline in direct institutional sales as well as the fact that Ripple has paused all…

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Bitcoin 

BitMEX Introduces XRP Swaps, Delists Two Ripple Derivatives Contracts

When the crypto market was still at its infancy around half a decade ago, derivative trading in crypto seemed like a distant dream. However, crypto exchanges like BitMEX have made it possible, and in a new development, the exchange announced significant changes to its crypto derivative offerings. The company announced that it is going to launch a new XRP-US Dollar quanto swap, which is meant for the growing crypto derivatives market. Key Features It goes without saying that this is a significant development for this niche corner of the crypto…

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Blockchain 

Ripple (XRP) Soars 18% | Binance Futures Launches XRP/USDT Contract

Even when the crypto space enjoyed a sustained rally in the first of 2019, XRP seemed to lag behind considerably, and much of the blame for that had been placed at the door of the company Ripple. However, things seemed to have gone off to a rather good start for XRP in 2020, after it surged considerably over the past two days. While it is true that there were gains in the wider cryptocurrency space, it should be pointed out that XRP emerged as the biggest gainer in the market…

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Blockchain 

Ripple Upgrades Xpring Platform to Boost XRP Development

Ripple’s investment division, Xpring, has been revamped and condensed into a single site in order to further the development of its native XRP coin. The redesigned platform will now support payment integration into any mobile application. Xpring Advancing DeFi Development The new site, which can be found at Xpring.io, offers developers a wallet, new tools, technical documentation, and Xrping customer service. The upgrade was announced back in October, but Ripple needed two months to build the necessary features that will allow users to access the platform via an associated account.…

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Bitcoin 

Ripple Releases XRP Worth $225 Million From Escrow

Ripple has found itself in the eye of the storm at different points this year for selling a large amount of XRP at regular intervals. The San Francisco-based company is the biggest holder of XRP, the third-largest cryptocurrency in the world by market cap, and hence its actions have a bearing on the price of the token. How Will the Market React? In a new development, it has emerged that the fintech company has released another 1 billion XRP tokens, which are worth $225 million. Despite enjoying such a large…

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Blockchain 

Ripple (XRP) Outperforming in October

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. Key Drivers However, it seems that those days are now over, and it has now emerged that the best performer in the crypto space in October so far has been XRP. It is a remarkable turnaround for a cryptocurrency that seemed to be at a crossroads for much of the year. In fact, Ripple, the company that owns…

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Blockchain 

Latest Ripple News | Find Out Why XRP Is Down, Down, Down

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.  In this article, we will be looking at XRP’s daily chart, as well as investigating some of the news that has surfaced about the company and coin this week. Ripple Price Chart | June 11, 2018 Ripple (XRP) is currently selling for $0.57. This puts the…

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Blockchain 

Binance Introduces Native XRP on Binance Chain

Over the years, Binance has consistently proven to be one of the most innovative crypto exchanges in the world, and hence, it is no surprise that it is currently the biggest exchange in the world by trading volume. New Products The exchange has been very proactive in introducing new products and tokens that have gone on to become major players in the entire crypto ecosystem. In a new development, the company has announced that it is going to launch a new token that is 100% backed by XRP, the third-biggest…

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Blockchain 

BitPay to Include Support for XRP This Year

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. Key Details In a new development, BitPay announced that it is going to provide support for XRP payments by the end of 2019. It is a significant development not only for the company itself but also for XRP, which is currently the third-biggest cryptocurrency in…

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Blockchain 

Ripple Launching XRP Third Party Developer Platform

Ripple has announced it is launching a new platform that will allow developers to integrate both fiat and cryptocurrency into any app. The platform is being developed by Ripple’s Xpring division, the investment branch of the company, and will provide developers access to a range of services such as an Xpring software development kit that allows for the integration of XRP apps in multiple programming languages. Xpring was launched in 2018 with the intention of enabling the Internet of Value, an online ecosystem allowing for the seamless movement of money.…

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