Ripple’s XRP Sales More than Doubled to $163 Million in 2018 Q3

Ripple (XRP), a fintech startup building a global blockchain payment network for financial institutions, released its third-quarter market report this week, revealing that it sold $163 million in XRP during the quarter. According to the report, Ripple sales accounted for 0.43% of global XRP volume. $65.27 million worth of XRP …

Ripple’s cryptocurrency product goes live for the first time with three financial firms

Ripple’s cryptocurrency product for cross-border payments will go live for the first time with three financial institutions. The San-Francisco-based financial technology firm said Monday that xRapid, which uses the cryptocurrency XRP to carry out international transactions in “a matter of minutes,” is now commercially available. It will be used by …

Weiss Ratings Sees Ripple’s XRP as the Ideal Base Cryptocurrency for Binance

Weiss Ratings, an independent rating firm for stocks, mutual funds, cryptocurrencies, ETFs and financial institutions, stated last week that it believes Ripple’s XRP is the fastest cryptocurrency for transferring funds between exchanges, and the ideal base currency for Binance, the world’s most popular exchange. If Binance were to make the …

How XRP Could Improve The Football Transfer Window

Yesterday, saw the first close of the ‘football transfer window’ in England. The window is still open across Europe but due to differing regulations, some countries will lose access to those before others. What is the transfer window? If you’re not familiar, twice a year professional football associations allow teams …

Cryptocurrency investor names his favorite — and least favorite — digital currencies

With so many digital coin options out there, it can be difficult for investors to know how to navigate the cryptocurrency universe. Ran Neu-Ner, founder of Onchain Capital and host of CNBC Africa’s “Crypto Trader,” offered a few tips to “Fast Money” traders on Thursday. Here are some of his …