A detailed list of all news concerning XRP and its ecosystem. If it’s official, you will find it here. You will not find rumours though.
Exchainpay exchange lists XRPJune 26, 2019
Exchainpay is a cryptocurrency exchange based in India. According to an announcement on the 25th of June, XRP has now been added on its platform.
Banesco Panamá and Scotiabank Chile testing cross border payments with RippleJune 21, 2019
Banesco Panamá and Scotiabank Chile get serious about blockchain potential after running proofs of concept (POC) with Ripple.
Leapfrog forming strategic partnership with RippleJune 21, 2019
Leapfrog is a full stack technology services company that specializes in SaaS products, Web and Mobile Applications, and AI. The company was founded in 2010 and its headquartered in Seattle, with offices in Boston, Portland, Kathmandu and Geneve.
Breaking: Ripple and Moneygram announce Strategic PartnershipJune 17, 2019
Moneygram, one of the world’s largest money transfer companies has been known to be working with Ripple for some time now.
OceanEx exchange listing XRPJune 17, 2019
Launched by BitOcean Global, OceanEx is an AI powered digital asset trading platform within the VeChainThor Ecosystem. On June 17th, it was announced on the OceanEx twitter account that it would add XRP to its platform.
Bgogo exchange to list XRPJune 17, 2019
Bgogo, a digital asset exchange platform with headquarterts in California, has announced the addition of XRP on its platform. Bgogo is currently ranked at 36 in the reported volume rankings at CoinMarketCap with a volume of more than 600 million USD.
Jed’s selling activity continuesJune 16, 2019
Jed McCaleb, one of the founders of Ripple Labs (currently the CTO of Stellar), has resumed the selling of his XRP, after a 5 month pause.
XRP gets a Standing OvationJune 14, 2019
Standing Ovation is a leading Swiss service provider for events, congresses and shared communication. Standing Ovation develops, designs and realizes events and live campaigns for brands, companies and institutions. It operates internationally and offers all strategic, creative and administrative services from a single source.
goLance integrates the Ripple network and digital assetsJune 14, 2019
GoLance is an online workforce platform that connects employers with freelancers based all over the globe.
Beaxy exchange goes live. XRP listed from the get-go.June 11, 2019
Beaxy, an All-In-One Cryptocurrency Exchange that has been in development for the past 24 months, has now gone live.
Ripple Officially Launches Operations in BrazilJune 11, 2019
Ripple has been operating offices in San Francisco, New York, London, Mumbai, Singapore and Sydney. Almost a week ago, on June 5th, it was revealed that Ripple has opened an office in Switzerland.
Vontobel Investment Banking launches XRP certificateJune 6, 2019
Vontobel Investment Banking is a globally operating financial expert with Swiss roots, that specializes in wealth management, active asset management and investment solutions. On June 6th, Vontobel announced that it has now launched a ripple (XRP) certificate for investors.
Ripple opens office in SwitzerlandJune 5, 2019
Ripple, one of the companies utilizing XRP currently operates offices in San Francisco, New York, London, Mumbai, Singapore and Sydney. According to an announcement on moneyhouse, Ripple has opened a new office in Zurich, Switzerland.
Bitexbook lists XRP. XRP based pairs to be added in the future?May 31, 2019
Bitexbook is an exchange launched by StreamCapital Group Ltd, a Forex company based in St. Vincent and Grenadines. The exchange was launched in March 2018 and on the 31st of May 2019, it announced the addition of XRP on its platform.
Bittrex partner exchange CatalX goes live. XRP listed with 4 pairsMay 30, 2019
CatalX, a new Canadian digital asset trading platform, has officially reached the end of the beta phase of its trading platform and proceeded with its full release.
EliteX exchange listing XRP on June 4thMay 30, 2019
EliteX is a digital asset exchange integrated into the Lisk ecosystem.
XRP now available on imoveMay 27, 2019
imove is an online wallet for individuals and small businesses specializing in global payments.
Brazilian Frente Corretora de Câmbio launches Simple, a platform developed in partnership with RippleMay 25, 2019
Frente Corretora de Câmbio is an exchange broker based in Brazil. Founded in 2017 Frente Corretora has a business model based on the sale of exchange via correspondents.
Colodax exchange to go live on the 24th. XRP included.May 22, 2019
Colodax, a broker-to-peer exchange based in India that will go live on May 24th will include XRP on its trading platform.
FXCM adds XRP to cryptocurrency offeringMay 18, 2019
FXCM is a leading provider of online foreign exchange (FX) trading, CFD trading and related services.
Kava Labs USDX: A USD pegged stablecoin collateralized with XRPMay 18, 2019
Kava Labs, a San Francisco based company, provides Interledger solutions for blockchains, wallets, and exchanges.
Bitkeep wallet lists XRP on its exchangeMay 17, 2019
BitKeep is a decentralized digital asset wallet designed to provide users with: one stop service, multi wallet management, exchange asset docking, and cover: financial lending, cloud mining, Dapp, games, blockchain payment and other functions. BitKeep is based in Singapore and on May 17th it announced the addition of XRP on its aggregate exchange.
Blue Helix (BHEX) exchange lists XRPMay 16, 2019
BHEX is an exchange based in Singapore (founded in 2018) that currently holds the 74th position on CMC in the adjusted volume ranking of exchanges.
Agoric secures $4 million from Ripple’s Xpring and other companiesMay 13, 2019
Agoric, which launched last year, is a blockchain startup working to develop a blockchain-agnostic programming language specifically for smart contracts.
XRP listed on MXC exchangeMay 13, 2019
MXC exchange has announced listing XRP on May 8th
Abu Dhabi Global Market and RippleMay 11, 2019
ADGlobalMarket will continue to work with industry partners & leaders like Ripple to enhance its financial ecosystem & platform to support innovation investment & digitalasset market
XRP now supported on Bidali payment gateway and gift card serviceMay 11, 2019
Bidali, a company based in Calgary, Alberta (Canda), is focused on empowering people to transact on a global scale in a more open, secure, and efficient way, by using blockchain and other distributed ledger technologies.
NOWpayments payment processing platform accepts XRPMay 9, 2019
NOWPayments, a cryptocurrency payment processing platform, has announced the addition of XRP on its platform.
Birake exchange lists XRPMay 6, 2019
Birake, an exchange based in Bucharest, has announced the addition of XRP on its platform with a BTC pair.
Banesco Panama joins RipplenetMay 6, 2019
Banesco Panama tested Ripple with a transfer from a bank in Peru and Banesco. Will be leveraging this technology in the future.
EvonSys offers a new way to integrate with Ripple XRPMay 2, 2019
XRPcommunity member ₿ ⧫ ?〚₿〛 Ł uncovered the fact that EvonSys has been offering Ripple XRP integration, for some time now.
Mbanq integrating RipplenetMay 2, 2019
Mbanq started as a technology provider in 2002 and pivoted into Software-as-a-Service in 2017, subsequently evolving into a leading Banking-as-a-Service provider in the world.
Euronet Worldwide – Ria Money Transfer join RipplenetMay 1, 2019
On April 30th, Euronet Worldwide Inc published its Q1 2019 Earnings results. Thanks to XRP community member ANT1 we now have the transcript of the earnings call made as well as the slides presented.
eToroX adds 3 pairs for XRP, 2 of which are XRP basedApril 29, 2019
Today, eToroX announced the addition of 7 new crypto to crypto pairs, 3 of which involve XRP.
XRP added on BytePower ExchangeApril 29, 2019
According to its twitter announcement, BPX will offer XRP/BTC trading.
XRP added on Taiwanese exchangeApril 29, 2019
XRP added on BitoPro with TWD (New Taiwan dollar), BTC, ETH and USDT pairs.
New SBI presentation: SBIVC to go live after regulation amendments, Ripple-Money Tap investment being consideredApril 27, 2019
A new SBI Holdings, Inc. presentation was uploaded on the SBI website on April 26, 2019. The presentation presented the Financial Results for the Fiscal Year that Ended on March 31, 2019.
XRP integrated on SalamantexApril 25, 2019
Salamantex is an Austrian startup that develops blockchain/DAG apps and a special crypto payment terminal including a point of sale software for cryptocurrencies.
New Ripplenet member: EQIBankApril 24, 2019
EQIBank is a licenced and regulated bank for national currencies, crypto and digital assets, based in Roseau, Dominica. It received its license in October 2018.
BeeTech / Remessa Online will expand Ripplenet to the US, Canada and AustraliaApril 24, 2019
BeeTech is a Brazilian Fintech that is a known Ripple patner. One of its brands is RemessaOnline, an online international money transfer platform powered by BeeTech.
Siam Commercial Bank and PTTEP successfully use Ripple for pilot for real-time cross border paymentsApril 23, 2019
According to an official announcement by Siam Commercial Bank, SCB is now partnering with Thailand’s PPT Exploration and Production Public Company Limited (PTTEP) to employ Ripple’s blockchain technology solution.
April 17: Xpring invests in Bolt LabsApril 23, 2019
Bolt Labs, a company focused on anonymous payment channels, instant, cheap and private payments for everyday purchases, has received funding from Ripple’s Xpring.
April 16: eToroX goes live. 7 XRP pairs includedApril 23, 2019
eToro launced eToroX, a fully regulated crypto exchange. XRP has also been included with 7 stablecoin pairs: CHFX, GBPX, CADX, EURX, USDEX, AUDX and JPYX.
April 17: BelcoBTM lists XRP on its Crypto ATMs in New JerseyApril 23, 2019
BelcoBTM, a company providing cryptocurrency vending services to customers in the USA and has launched multiple locations in New Jersey had announced the addition of XRP.
April 11: OOOBTC exchange adds XRPApril 23, 2019
OOOBTC has announced the addition of XRP with BTC pair on April 11th.
April 11: iCE3X exchange adds XRP with ZAR and BTC pairsApril 23, 2019
iCE3X, a South African based exchange that has been operating since 2013 has finally listed XRP.
April 10: Zipmex exchange adds SGD and IDR pairs for XRP, BTC, ETH, EOS and LTCApril 23, 2019
One month after adding XRP to its platform with USD and BTC pairs, Singapore based exchange Zipmex has announced the addition of SGD (Singapore dollar) and IDR (Indonesian rupiah) fiat pairs.
April 10: Xpring invests in Robot VenturesApril 23, 2019
Robot Ventures is a (pre-)seed investor in fintech / crypto companies with big ambitions and contrarian worldviews.
April 9: Velic exchange goes live with 6 XRP pairs 3 of which are XRP basedApril 23, 2019
Velic users can trade XRP with BTC, ETH and USDT. At the same time, XRP is being used as a base pair with LTC, BCH and XLM.
April 5: Puma browser partners with Coil to bring a new business model for the web.April 23, 2019
Puma is a privacy focused web browser with a new way to pay for content and services without ads and tracking.
April 5: XRP added on EO.Trade with BTC, ETH and EO pairsApril 23, 2019
XRP added on Estonia based exchange EO.Trade with BTC, ETH and EO pairs.
Luxembourg Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (LPEA): XRP is a payment token, like BitcoinApril 5, 2019
On April 1st, the LPEA Young PE Leaders Legal working group, along with contributions of the following member firms: Allen & Overy, Clifford Chance, EY, PwC, Stibbe and Wildgen, issued a paper on “Security Tokens – Legal Aspects”.
TCS's Quartz enables banks/payments systems to connect to DLT based payment infrastructures like RippleNetApril 5, 2019
The Quartz Cross Border Remittances solution enables banks/payments systems to connect to newer DLT based payment infrastructures (like RippleNet) for processing of Cross border FX remittance transactions.
Rational Group (RationalFX & Xendpay): "Runs on Ripple"April 5, 2019
RationalFX and Xendpay “Run on Ripple”.
Tegiwa Imports accepting crypto, including XRP, for paymentsApril 4, 2019
Japanese Imports company Tegiwa, has announced on facebook that they now accept crypto for payments via Coingate. XRP, LTC, BTC and ETH mentioned.
LastMile integrated with Ripple, being used by Kotak Mahindra and AXIS banksApril 4, 2019
Incorporated in the year 2012, Avenues Payments India Pvt. Ltd is majorly into providing remittance assistance to customers all around the globe. Avenues Payments India Pvt. Ltd is backed by Avenues India, south Asia’s No. 1 eCommerce service provider. The company’s support and development center is based in Mumbai, India.
Santander to introduce Ripple powered One Pay FX to non customers via Pago FXApril 3, 2019
Banco Santander, one of the Eurozone’s largest banks and of Ripple’s 200 customers, launched the first blockchain-based international money transfer service across four countries in April 2018.
Coinbase: International payments with XRP and USDCApril 1, 2019
Coinbase has announced on its website that its users can use the platform to send money internationally for free, using XRP and USDC.
Q1 2019 XRP Report: Laying the foundationApril 1, 2019
You can read the Q1 2019 XRP report here:https://xrpcommunity.blog/q1-2019-report-laying/
You've got mail, and some XRP perhaps?March 29, 2019
You can now send XRP via Gmail!
Coinvest Plus adds XRP with BTC, ETH, GUSD and COIN pairs.March 29, 2019
Coinvest Plus adds XRP with BTC, ETH, GUSD and COIN pairs.
New Ripple partner: Federal BankMarch 28, 2019
After an announcement today, the 28th of March, Federal Bank Ltd is officially a Ripple partner.
Bitrue adds 4 more XRP based pairsMarch 27, 2019
Singapore based exchange Bitrue has certainly been keeping busy the last couple of months. Today was no exception when Bitrue announced the addition of 4 new XRP-based pairs.
OMGFIN exchange adds XRP with BTC, ETH, USDT and UQC pairsMarch 26, 2019
OMGFIN, an exchange based in Estonia, has announced the addition of XRP on its trading platform.
Bitfi wallet launching XRP supportMarch 25, 2019
Bitfi wallet launching XRP support.
XRP is Shari'a compliantMarch 24, 2019
Rain exchange has confirmed that XRP has been officially deemed Shari’a compliant, after an audit from their partner, the Shariyah Review Bureau.
Canadian exchange Bitbuy lists XRPMarch 21, 2019
Bitbuy, a Canadian owned and operated digital currency platform, has announced the addition of XRP on its platform.
Codex exchange adds XRPMarch 21, 2019
Codex, a licensed cryptocurrency exchange based in Estonia, has added XRP on its trading platform.
Bahrain-based Shariah compliant cryptocurrency exchange Rain lists XRP with BHD, SAR, KWD, AED, OMR and USD pairs!March 20, 2019
XRP is now paired to 48 fiat currencies!
PayGlobal adds XRP supportMarch 19, 2019
PayGlobal, an FCA regulated e-money agent based in the United Kingdom, has added XRP support.
XRP added on VALR exchangeMarch 19, 2019
VALR, a South African exchange, has just announced the addition of XRP on its trading platform.
Digitec and Galaxus now accepting crypto, XRP includedMarch 19, 2019
The ‘Amazon’ of Switzerland, Digitec-Galaxus, is now accepting bitcoin and other select cryptocurrencies as a means of payment.
XRP added to the Coinberry trading platformMarch 18, 2019
Coinberry, a Toronto-based, FINTRAC-registered, cryptocurrency trading platform, has announced the addition of XRP on twitter.
FinanceX exchange lists XRP with VND, IDR, BTC, FNX and USDCMarch 14, 2019
FinanceX, a Singaporean cryptocurrency exchange with a specific focus on allowing fiat-coin trading pairs, has announced the listing of XRP on its platform.
Zipmex exchange lists XRP with USD and BTC pairsMarch 13, 2019
Zipmex, a fully licensed Singapore-based digital asset exchange that aims to provide advanced services for digital currency traders and liquidity providers, has announced the addition of XRP, LTC and EOS on its trading platform.
Trust wallet now supports XRPMarch 12, 2019
Trust wallet, Binance’s official wallet, has officially announced the support of XRP.
Blocktrade exchange adds EUR pairs, XRP/EUR includedMarch 12, 2019
Blocktrade, a trading facility for Security Tokens, Crypto Assets, and other tokenised assets, based in Liechtenstein, has announced the addition of EUR pairs on its platform.
Forte partners with Xpring to forge the future of gamingMarch 12, 2019
Forte is a company based in San Fransisco and it is dedicated in accelerating the adoption of blockchain technology in the games industry by equipping developers with easy-to-use technology and tools that lay a new foundation for player-driven game economies, better aligning incentives between players and publishers.
Grand Capital LTD adds XRP as a means of deposit/withdrawalMarch 12, 2019
Grand Capital LTD is a forex broker based in Moscow. On March 11th it announced the addition of XRP and USDT as means of deposit and withdrawal on Grand Capital accounts.
Antalya Homes real estate accepts XRP as a payment methodMarch 8, 2019
Antalya Homes is a leading real estate company in Turkey, with offices in Antalya, Alanya, Istanbul, Bursa and Trabzon.
BookMauritiusHotels now accepts XRP as a payment methodMarch 8, 2019
BookMauritiusHotels, the leading travel platform for booking hotels in Mauritius, announced on March 4 that it has started accepting cryptocurrencies as a means of payment.
QB exchange adds XRP with BTC, ETH and USDT pairs.March 8, 2019
QB, an exchange based in Hong Kong that started its operation back in 2013, has announced the addition of XRP on its trading platform.
XRP added on CredoEx and BitBounceMarch 7, 2019
BitBounce is a free email service that pays you for every message you receive from an unfamiliar sender. The company is based in Redwood, California and according to their website, the service is being used by more than 1,000,000 people every day.
Bitrota exchange adds USD, TRY and EUR pairs for XRPMarch 7, 2019
Bitrota, a small exchange based in London, has announced the listing of XRP on twitter.
CCX Canada adds ADA/XRP pairMarch 6, 2019
CCX, a Canadian exchange that uses XRP as one of its base currencies has added one more XRP based pair.
Exclusive interview with Róbert Tarabčák: Introducing CinnamonMarch 3, 2019
Róbert Tarabčák, Cinnamon’s founder, gives us valuable information about himself, his experience with Ripple and Coil and explains his Cinnamon vision.
Thailand now has 4 cryptocurrencies eligible for investment in ICOs and base trading pairs, XRP includedMarch 1, 2019
On February 28, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of Thailand issued an updated list of cryptocurrencies eligible for investment in ICOs and base trading pairs.
Zakinov et al vs Ripple Labs Motion to Remand DENIEDMarch 1, 2019
Zakinov et al vs Ripple Labs is the last lawsuit remaining against Ripple, regarding the status of XRP as a potential security.
Tokenize exchange to add XRP in mid-March with BTC, ETH, SGD and USD pairsMarch 1, 2019
Tokenize is a Singapore-based digital currency exchange that facilitates the buying and selling of diverse established and emerging digital currencies.
XRP added on Stronghold trading, three XLM pairs removedFebruary 28, 2019
Stronghold, a financial services platform that enables payments, trading, and USD reserves based in San Francisco, has announced the addition of XRP on its exchange.
Xpring and Coil invest in Kava LabsFebruary 28, 2019
Kava Labs, a Cambridge, MA and San Francisco, CA-based company, provides Interledger solutions for blockchains, wallets, and exchanges. Kava’s solutions enable users to send and receive near-instant transactions, make cross-currency payments, and access liquidity on-demand.
XRP listed on Trade Satoshi exchangeFebruary 28, 2019
Trade Satoshi, a cryptocurrency exchange founded in 2015, has announced the addition of XRP.
Consumers can use Aave Pay app to pay their bills with XRP and other cryptoFebruary 27, 2019
Aave, a london based Fintech company, has launched a new product today: AavePay.
XRP launching on Coinbase ProFebruary 25, 2019
Coinbase, one of the few exchanges still not offering XRP trading has announced the addition of XRP on Coinbase pro.
Catex exchange adds XRPFebruary 24, 2019
Catex is an exchange based in China. A few days ago it announced that it would be adding XRP on the 24th of February.
OKEx crypto exchange to add XRP to C2C trading platform with GBP, CNY, VND, RUB and THB fiat pairsFebruary 22, 2019
OKEx, a cryptocurrency exchange based in Malta, is currently the third largest exchange by daily trading volume.
Cinnamon announces video-streaming platform with exclusive content for Coil membersFebruary 21, 2019
Cinnamon announced Cinnamon video, a video-streaming platform with exclusive content for Coil members. This has been accomplished in cooperation with Coil, Interledger and Ripple.
MercuryFX opens UK – The Philippines xRapid corridor, plans to open many more by mid-2019February 21, 2019
The Ripple Europe regional event took place in London on February 5th. Alastair Constance spoke about the MercuryFX – Ripple partnership and the usage of the xRapid solution. Ripple released footage of the event today.
FlashFX: International money transfers from Australia to India, partly via RippleFebruary 20, 2019
FlashFX, an Australian money transfer company, and Ripple go way back. All the way to December 2016…
Trader'sWay Forex adds Ripple (XRP?) payment optionFebruary 19, 2019
Trader’sWay, a prime on-line FOREX and CFD brokerage company based in The Commonwealth of Dominica, has added XRP as a payment option for its clients.
Instimatch Global: A Corda/Ripple solution coupled with the latest settlement API (R3 Settler/XRP), on boarded to 50 banksFebruary 18, 2019
Instimatch global is a digital network based in Switzerland that enables a diverse community of institutional borrowers and lenders to make valuable financial trading connections, securely and intelligently harnessing trades and data to put liquidity to work.
BlockQuake to go live in Q2 with XRP as one of its base currenciesFebruary 18, 2019
BlockQuake is a regulatory driven cryptocurrency exchange built on trust and transparency, based in New York.
ChainFront API enables support for XRP and ETHFebruary 17, 2019
ChainFront is an API as a service company with a mission to help developers create useable, scalable, and secure blockchain applications. Their solution tries to solve security, user adoption and software development issues stemming from on-device crypto wallets.
Bank Dhofar offers instant cross border Mobile banking transfers via RipplenetFebruary 17, 2019
Bank Dhofar, Oman’s second-largest bank (by market value) with assets worth over RO 4.21 billion, joined Ripplenet back in May 2018.
BTCEXA adds 2 more XRP based pairsFebruary 15, 2019
BTCEXA, an Australian exchange that used XRP as one of its base currencies has added two more XRP based pairs.
Buy XRP in 10 000 points of sale in FranceFebruary 15, 2019
Digycode, the prepaid cryptocurrency recharge service offered by Digital Service, is now offering the purchase of BTC, ETH, LTC, XRP and DASH all across France.
Liechtenstein's postal service offering BTC at the counter. Will extend service to XRP and other crypto.February 15, 2019
Liechtensteinische Post AG, Liechtenstein’s official postal service, is now offering the exchange of cryptocurrencies at the counter.
Australian consumers to spend XRP at one million locations and withdraw money at 30,000 ATMsFebruary 15, 2019
MyCryptoWallet is an Australian zero-fee exchange where you can store, trade and track cryptocurrencies.
XRP gets its first pair to the Iranian rial (IRR)February 15, 2019
The Iranian rial becomes the 44th fiat currency to be tradable with XRP.
Xpring invests in XRPL LabsFebruary 13, 2019
XRPL Labs is a Dutch Limited Company registered at the Dutch Chamber of Commerce. The company’s goal is to “develop applications for the XRP ledger”.
Western Union still testing Ripple tech. Legitimacy is a must.February 12, 2019
Western Union and Ripple have a long and episodic relationship.
BTCEXA adds XRP/BTC pair. Why not BTC/XRP?February 12, 2019
BTCEXA adds XRP/BTC pair. Why not BTC/XRP?
One more exchange offering TRX/XRP pairFebruary 12, 2019
CCX, an exchange based in Canada that made XRP a base currency in early 2019, has added one more XRP-based pair.
Blockscart: P2P marketplace adds XRP as a method of payment.February 10, 2019
Blockscart is a global P2P marketplace platform where users can buy and sell products or services using Cryptocurrencies. Blockscart Limited is based in the UK with an office in India and their platform is going live in March.
New Ripple partner: Unimoni. UAE exchange and Unimoni offer remittances to ThailandFebruary 10, 2019
In the end of 2018, UAE exchange, one of Finablr Network Brands, announced that it was planning to work with Ripple to launch cross-border remittances to Asia via blockchain by the first quarter of 2019.
SEC Commissioner Hester M. Peirce: "A View from Inside the Machine" and what it might mean for XRPFebruary 9, 2019
SEC Commissioner Hester M. Peirce gave a speech on February 8th at the University of Missouri School of Law. The tile of the speech was: “Regulation: A View from Inside the Machine”.
Binance and Gobaba exchanges considering xRapidFebruary 7, 2019
In August 2018 Ripple introduced for the first time the term xRapid exchange partner.
XRP listed on BitcoinTrade with BRL pairFebruary 7, 2019
Brazilian exchange BitcoinTrade has announced on February 7th 2019 that it has added XRP trading on its platform, with Brazilian real (BRL).
Ripple's University Blockchain Research Initiative growsFebruary 7, 2019
Ripple announced on February 7th that 11 new universities joined its University Blockchain Research Initiative. The UBRI that was introduced on June 4th 2018, is part of Ripple’s “Ripple for Good” program.
PaymentEye Report: DLT, SWIFT gpi, Ripple and cryptos shape payments + Bottomline-RippleFebruary 6, 2019
An article written by David Beach published on February 6th, 2019 in the PaymentEye titled “Report: DLT, SWIFT gpi, Ripple and cryptos shape payments” contains some interesting insights on recent developments.
Navin Gupta interview: 200 institutions production ready, 8 customers on xRapid, Ripple 2.0 to expand multi-hub modelFebruary 6, 2019
Navin Gupta, the Managing Director of South Asia and MENA at Ripple gave an interview in The Asian Banker, published on February 6th. It was an extensive interview with quite a few important points mentioned. This article will highlight the most important ones
Dharma Labs secures $7 million by 7 companies, including Ripple’s Xpring fund, to build Dharma LeverFebruary 5, 2019
As reported by CoinDesk, Dharma Labs, a protocol for generic tokenized debt agreements, has secured $7 million in funding by 7 companies, including Ripple’s Xpring.
Raised In Space (RISE) will leverage Ripple’s Xpring to integrate blockchain and the digital asset XRPFebruary 5, 2019
According to a news release from Raised In Space Enterprises, RISE was founded by Ithaca Holdings, industry leader and former President of BMG, Zach Katz, and Ripple’s Xpring, an initiative focused on helping innovative blockchain projects.
BeeTech and Remessa Online: Runs on Ripple! Will expand to XRP in the near future.February 5, 2019
BeeTech, a money transfer company based in Brazil is known to have partnered with Ripple to use xVia since February, 2018.
Jed McCaleb XRP sales stop, for nowFebruary 4, 2019
Jed McCaleb, one of the founders of Ripple Labs (currently the CTO of Stellar), has been known to hold a huge amount of XRP.
Shariyah Review Bureau: Coins which are merely for the exchange of value and remittances are generally Shariah compliantFebruary 4, 2019
Sharia, Sharia law, or Islamic law is a religious law forming part of the Islamic tradition. According to Sharia, investments which are in accordance with the Islamic Principles are called Shariah-compliant.
TRX/XRP pair added on BTCexaFebruary 2, 2019
This is the 5th exchange offering this popular pair, after Binance, Bitrue, CoinDCX and DCEX. Its impressive to note that none of these exchange offered this pair two months ago.
CoinGate enables native XRP payment option for merchantsFebruary 1, 2019
Three weeks after winning a twitter poll, native XRP support has been added for Coingate customers, meaning XRP is now accepted as payment at thousands of vendors across the Net.
Deletable accounts feature coming to the XRP LedgerJanuary 31, 2019
According to Nik Bougalis, the Cryptographer and Software Engineer leading the C++ team at Ripple, a deletable accounts feature is being implemented for the XRP Ledger.
Swyftx goes live, XRP supported with AUD pairJanuary 31, 2019
Swyftx, an Australian cryptocurrency exchange, has officially gone live.
Bison, Börse Stuttgart supported app, is live. XRP supported.January 31, 2019
BISON is a crypto trading app powered by Börse Stuttgart, Germany’s leading exchange for retail investors.
BitBill 3.3 for Android released, XRP supportedJanuary 30, 2019
BitBill, an open source blockchain wallet founded in 2013, has released BitBill 3.3 for Android. With this latest version, XRP support has been added.
XRP listed on Estonia based exchangeJanuary 30, 2019
Kriptomat, a fully licensed exchange in Estonia and regulated under EU legislation, has officially announced the addition of XRP on its platform.
Initial POC to connect Swift GPI with R3, for nowJanuary 30, 2019
Expectations were high regarding the Panel discussion at the Paris Fintech Forum 2019 between Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse and Swift CEO Gottfried Leibbrandt…
Stuart Alderoty Joins Ripple as General CounselJanuary 30, 2019
Stuart Alderoty has joined Ripple as a General Counsel, reporting to Chief Executive Officer Brad Garlinghouse, as reported by Global Banking & Finance Review.
RIGHTS – Global Entertainment Platform demo released – XRP acceptedJanuary 29, 2019
XRP used to purchase digital money in RIGHTS
XRP added on Austrac registered exchangeJanuary 29, 2019
Infinite Exchange, a digital currency exchange services provider registered with Austrac in Australia…
New XRP pair on BitrueJanuary 29, 2019
Singapore based exchange Bitrue has added another XRP based pair on its exchange, VET/XRP. Bitrue XRP trading volume remains stable above 2% of the total volume, at 2.2% at the time of writing.
Confirmed Ripplenet memberJanuary 25, 2019
One more Saudi bank working with Ripple
Ripple Q4 2018 XRP Markets ReportJanuary 24, 2019
Ripple released the Q4 2018 XRP markets report. Some key points that we can make…
Moontrade adds XRP OTC tradingJanuary 24, 2019
Moontrade, a startup OTC Crypto Exchange to buy and sell both BTC and ETH…
Video: Brad at Ethereal Lounge, Davos 2019January 24, 2019
Brad Garlinghouse, Ripple’s CEO, participated in a conversation at Davos 2019: “Where is Blockchain Headed in 2019?”
Freewallet adds XRPJanuary 23, 2019
Freewallet, a digital currency wallet with a built-in exchange for web, iOS and Android devices, has announced that it now supports XRP.
Video: Brad in a panel discussion at DavosJanuary 23, 2019
Brad Garlinghouse participated in a panel discussion at the Blockchain Economic Forum 2019 at Davos.
BTCExa adds SHEEP/XRPJanuary 21, 2019
Australian exchange BTCExa has announced the addition of SHEEP. SHEEP has now become the 3rd XRP based pair on this exchange, after XLM and ADA. Moreover, BTCExa will be adding TRX/XRP trading, some time this week.
Bitrue adds more XRP based pairsJanuary 20, 2019
Singapore based exchange Bitrue has added 3 more XRP based pairs: Poly, XEM and EOS. This takes the total number of XRP pairs to 29.