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January 16th 2020
The Growing Remittance Market in Asia-Pacific: 2020 Global Payment Opportunities

The Growing Remittance Market in Asia-Pacific: 2020 Global Payment Opportunities

More remitters than ever are sending money home to their loved ones. In the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region alone, the World Bank reported a 12% growth in […]
January 15th 2020
The Ripple Drop: On the Ground at Swell 2019

The Ripple Drop: On the Ground at Swell 2019

This episode of The Ripple Drop takes you on the ground at Swell 2019 in Singapore. We connected with RippleNet customers including goLance CEO Michael Brooks […]
January 9th 2020
On Campus: Democratizing the World’s Economy With Blockchain

On Campus: Democratizing the World’s Economy With Blockchain

“It just started to sprout like mushrooms,” remarks Professor Shafi Goldwasser on the emergence of blockchain technology. “I was interested in understanding its significance as a […]
January 8th 2020
An App For Millions That Runs on Ripple

An App For Millions That Runs on Ripple

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) is on a mission to change the lives of their over 16 million customers. Thailand’s oldest bank has partnered with Ripple to […]
January 8th 2020
Binance Adds a New Fiat Pair for XRP Liquidity – The XRP Daily

Binance Adds a New Fiat Pair for XRP Liquidity – The XRP Daily

Binance, one of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, has added another fiat pair for XRP liquidity. They added XRP/EUR along with a few other […]
January 2nd 2020
In 2019 XRP Saw 81% Growth in Transaction Count While Bitcoin Only Grew 6.8% – The XRP Daily

In 2019 XRP Saw 81% Growth in Transaction Count While Bitcoin Only Grew 6.8% – The XRP Daily

Today we have a very interesting chart regarding the transaction count growth of the top 3 cryptocurrencies Bitcoin, Ethereum, and XRP. The chart is provided by […]
January 2nd 2020
Today is Evan Schwartz Last Day at Ripple. – The XRP Daily

Today is Evan Schwartz Last Day at Ripple. – The XRP Daily

This morning, a co-inventor of the interledger, Evan Schwartz, has officially announced that after 6 and a half years working for Ripple, today is his last […]
January 1st 2020
Ripple Is One Step Away From IPO – The XRP Daily

Ripple Is One Step Away From IPO – The XRP Daily

On December 20th, 2019 Ripple had their Series C funding round which consisted of 3 investors and they raised $200M. That Series C funding round alone […]
December 31st 2019
Top Ripple Insights Posts of 2019

Top Ripple Insights Posts of 2019

The last time the world was on the cusp of a new decade, the Bitcoin Whitepaper was only a few years old, Ripple was yet to […]
December 26th 2019
The Ripple Drop: Predictions for 2020

The Ripple Drop: Predictions for 2020

This special holiday episode of The Ripple Drop reflects on the impact of blockchain technology and digital assets over the past decade—and what’s ahead for the […]
December 23rd 2019
Swell 2019: Closing Academia and Industry’s Blockchain Gap Through UBRI

Swell 2019: Closing Academia and Industry’s Blockchain Gap Through UBRI

“Mind the Gap” is a beloved warning from London’s Underground that has since crossed over into popular culture, appearing in video games, books and on t-shirts […]
December 20th 2019
Ripple Caps Record Year with $200 Million Series C Funding

Ripple Caps Record Year with $200 Million Series C Funding

Today, Ripple is thrilled to announce $200 million in Series C funding—an investment that marks a record year for the business and further proves the value […]
December 19th 2019
2020: The Year of the Digital Asset

2020: The Year of the Digital Asset

Standing on the doorstep of a new year and a new decade, it is hard to believe that the first real public engagement with digital assets […]
December 12th 2019
SendFriend Uses On-Demand Liquidity to Save Customers Up to 80% In Remittance Fees

SendFriend Uses On-Demand Liquidity to Save Customers Up to 80% In Remittance Fees

Last year, more than $45 billion was spent in fees on remittance services by migrants all over the world who send money home to family and […]
December 10th 2019
Swell 2019: Fueling Blockchain Adoption and Innovation

Swell 2019: Fueling Blockchain Adoption and Innovation

Swell 2019 discussions and presentations centered around the numerous ways businesses today are implementing blockchain technology. But just how far-reaching is adoption of this technology?  At […]
December 5th 2019
Blockchain Technology Is Game Changing

Blockchain Technology Is Game Changing

Forte Co-founder and Chief Platform Officer Brett Seyler Gaming is a $140 billion global industry. This massive scale is driven largely by digital economies created through […]
December 4th 2019
On Campus: Kyoto University Professor Envisions Long-Tail Impact of Blockchain Study

On Campus: Kyoto University Professor Envisions Long-Tail Impact of Blockchain Study

Professor Naoyuki Iwashita was a crypto finance expert long before the craze of 2017—in fact, before it was even invented.  As one of Japan’s leading economists […]
November 27th 2019
Global Payments That Finally Work

Global Payments That Finally Work

Vice President of Product Marketing, Kevin Mole Swell 2019 opened with a powerful quote from our CEO Brad Garlinghouse, “To fix the friction in payments, we […]
November 25th 2019
TransferGo Partners With Ripple to Offer Global Real-Time Payments Everywhere to Everyone

TransferGo Partners With Ripple to Offer Global Real-Time Payments Everywhere to Everyone

TransferGo Co-Founder and CEO, Daumantas Dvilinskas In 2018, TransferGo partnered with Ripple on a program to help Indian migrant workers send money home to their families […]
November 21st 2019
International Payments Specialist Mercury FX Uses Ripple to Access Inaccessible Markets

International Payments Specialist Mercury FX Uses Ripple to Access Inaccessible Markets

Mercury FX is an international payments specialist with offices in London, Hong Kong and South Africa. The company joined RippleNet to speed up transfers, lower costs […]
November 20th 2019
Ripple-Enabled MoneyTap Scheduled for 2020 Launch with “Major Commercial Banks in Southeast Asia” – The XRP Daily

Ripple-Enabled MoneyTap Scheduled for 2020 Launch with “Major Commercial Banks in Southeast Asia” – The XRP Daily

Today in the XRP community we have some incredible information regarding SBI Ripple Asia’s MoneyTap application. SBI Ripple Asia is a consortium of 61 banks in […]
November 20th 2019
CIS India Confirms More Than 100 Banks Have Signed Up With Ripple’s xCurrent, Which Is XRP-Enabled. – The XRP Daily

CIS India Confirms More Than 100 Banks Have Signed Up With Ripple’s xCurrent, Which Is XRP-Enabled. – The XRP Daily

This morning in the XRP community we have seen some very interesting information from The Center for Internet and Society which is located in India. Valued […]
November 20th 2019
Santander Confirms USD/MXN Corridor Launch “Fast and Competitive Service” Announcement Next Week – The XRP Daily

Santander Confirms USD/MXN Corridor Launch “Fast and Competitive Service” Announcement Next Week – The XRP Daily

I think the XRP community has just discovered a massive breadcrumb from Ripple banking partner Santander. This morning, Santander Chairman Ana Botin was being interviewed on […]
November 20th 2019
Swell 2019: How DBS Group Transformed Into a 20,000+ Person Startup Company

Swell 2019: How DBS Group Transformed Into a 20,000+ Person Startup Company

During a time of increased threats by fintech startups and extreme competition within the banking sector, DBS Group CEO and Director Piyush Gupta helped to usher […]