Ripple (XRP) News, Price Predictions, Opinions and Analyses Created by Users

Ripple (XRP)

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Ripple Labs created the Ripple network and the XRP token in 2012 with the purpose of making cheaper, faster cross-border payments. Ripple was thought of by Jed McCaleb (founder of the Stellar Foundation), Arthur Britto and David Schwartz, and developed from an earlier idea called OpenCoin. 

Ripple’s specific purpose as a settlement system has seen it form multiple partnerships with banks, forming a network that has since been termed as “RippleNet”. Ripple’s extensive collaboration with banks - including cross-border pilot programs - has won favor with financial institutions in several continents, and executives from the company have been known to discuss the implementation of decentralized financial systems with high-level financial industry insiders, like the IMF’s Christine Lagarde. 

Ripple also has close ties to SBI Financial Holdings, a Japanese financial giant that is keen on leveraging the token to improve financial services in Asia. President Yoshitaka Kitao has joined the Ripple Board of Directors. This, along with the extensive efforts to help banks test cross-border payments using Ripple’s technology, has emboldened investors, who believe that Ripple will act as something of a bridge between traditional banking systems and new technologically-empowered systems. 

Ripple’s quicker settlement times compared to Bitcoin (transactions take a few seconds to get validated) and its lack of energy-intensive mining has led some people to say that it is a better means of exchange than Bitcoin itself. Having said this, Ripple is still primarily focused on becoming a new form of SWIFT, one that can assist existing banks and its customers speed up international payments.

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Top 3 price prediction Bitcoin, Ripple, Ethereum: Altcoins’ pre-season knocks on doors

16 Sep 2019 4 minute read 0 comments goldenforex

Ethereum presents its bid to lead a positive turn in business sectors after superb conduct. Bitcoin opposes over $10,000 yet loses pace against Ethereum. XRP disregards the minute and disassociates itself from the Altcoin portion. Would it be advisab...

What's going on with ripple? XRP

16 Sep 2019 1 minute read 1 comment the01crow

Recently twitter is talking about projects managed by CEO are really centralized, especially doubt ripple, because the creator block 55% so that no new tokens can be created, the community says that rxp really is not decentralized, as there really ar...

Curate Bitcoin 09/16/2019 by dobobs

16 Sep 2019 5 minute read 0 comments dobobs

The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of CURATION. Every investment and trading move involves risk. You should conduct your own research when making a decision. Current Market Pr...

Where are BTC, ETH and XRP Prices Headed This Week?

16 Sep 2019 5 minute read 6 comments CryptoChartWizard91

The cryptocurrency markets have started the week off on the bearish footing as the total market cap of the entire industry drops by a total of $4 billion today, to reach the current level of $263 billion.  As Bitcoin falls, bringing down the entire...

Don't miss the great buying opportunity ahead: Some major altcoins are back in the game

15 Sep 2019 2 minute read 2 comments ModernEuler

Altcoin markets have been crushing lately.  As Bitcoin is consolidating around $10,000, forming a descending triangle pattern since June, we have seen some sign of strength lately in altcoin markets. For example,Moeda Loyalty Points (MDA)increased by...

Detailed View of Current Altcoins Situation, Reversal Is Coming? - ETH, LTC, XRP & BAT Price and Time Analysis

15 Sep 2019 3 minute read 5 comments zulonga

Introduction I was analyzing the Basic Atention Token (BAT) cryptocurrency and was able to find a relationship with countless other altcoins I have on my radar - including NANO that made a recent post talking about the difficulty it is having in rais...

Don't miss the great buy opportunity in GBPCAD

15 Sep 2019 1 minute read 1 comment goldenforex

Trading suggestion: . There is a possibility of temporary retracement to suggested support line (1.63415). if so, traders can set orders based on Price Action and expect to reach short-term targets. Technical analysis: . GBPCAD is in a range bound an...

A Guide: Ripple vs. Bitcoin

14 Sep 2019 5 minute read 0 comments MintDice

When anyone hears the word “cryptocurrency,” what most likely comes to mind is Bitcoin. Over the years and through many great ups and terrible downs, the pioneer digital currency has become the most popularly used one among the bunch. With a market c...

Ripple XRP Platform to Begin Trading Gold, Silver

14 Sep 2019 5 minute read 0 comments MintDice

Ripple has recently entered a partnership to launch a platform for the trade of metals such as gold, silver, platinum, rhodium, and palladium. The digital currency platform will partner with BPG Group for this endeavor. The statement reads: ”As a pre...

Ripple Partnering with Bitcoin atm startup Coinme

14 Sep 2019 1 minute read 0 comments CryptoArgha

Ripple is banking coin aimed to deliver oversea payment using ripple as a payment gateway Recently Ripple backed platform project Xpring and Data blockchain management provider made a deal with Bitcoin atm network giant Coinme The deals main motive i...