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MoneyGram has managed $ 100m in cross-border transactions using XRP for the past six months

20 Dec 2019 1 minute read 0 comments Roberto D.

The feeling is that over time MoneyGram and Ripple are destined to become a single company, if they are not already, given that the R3 consortium platform has recently completed the acquisition of around 50 million dollars of MoneyGram shares at foll...

Ripple(Net) vs SWIFT - Which One Is The Future?

17 Oct 2019 5 minute read 2 comments Gustas_X_R_P

The financial revolution spurred by cryptocurrencies and Distributed Ledger Technologies (DLTs) has shaken incumbent financial institutions and systems, forcing an existential crisis upon them. Are they relevant anymore when there is a technology tha...

How Does Ripple Work?

16 Oct 2019 4 minute read 3 comments Farmer.

Ripple’s XRP is an odd cryptocurrency (some might even it say that it isn’t a cryptocurrency, but we won’t address that today) in many respects.  There is an unusually high supply of the token (100 billion, some of which has been burnt) that is relea...

List of Banks Using Ripple (2019/2010 UPDATE)

14 Oct 2019 7 minute read 6 comments Farmer.

Last week, I published quite a lengthy list of Ripple’s partners. I didn’t cover all of them, for that list would have been unnecessarily lengthy - Ripple has over 200 members on its RippleNet - but I did describe all of the major partners who were u...

What Really is the RippleNet?

11 Oct 2019 4 minute read 2 comments Gustas_X_R_P

By now, if you’ve paid a little attention to developments in the cryptocurrency space, you would have heard of the RippleNet. It’s probably the most significant things about the network and one that constantly gets featured in the news. That news you...

Reasons why Dash is Killing SWIFT Softly

6 Apr 2019 2 minute read 0 comments Cryptofivers

It is no doubt that the time for old financial systems has come for them to up their game or venture into other untapped businesses. The entry of blockchain technology has seen SWIFT shift its focus to reduce the consumer headache of receiving and se...