Ripple (XRP) Marks the Best Correction as Crypto Market Recovers

The Ripple-to-Dollar (XRP/USD) exchange rate on Friday was the earliest to recover from its latest downtrend move. It surged as much as 19 percent from yesterday’s low at 0.377-fiat, which is higher than other top coins. Ripple, the company that issues XRP tokens, is reportedly heading towards forming a partnership with SWIFT, a global banking …

American Express is Eyeing Blockchain for a Proof-of-Payments System

Credit card giant American Express has filed a patent application for blockchain-based proof-of-payment technology. American Express isn’t an institution unfamiliar with blockchain. Throughout the past few months, we’ve seen the financial services company support the blockchain very publicly. Just recently, the company deployed Hyperledger’s blockchain technology to upgrade its Membership Rewards program, becoming the first …

Cryptocurrency Market Records Losses, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, Cardano Down 5%

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The cryptocurrency market has lost more than $20 billion over the past 48 hours, as major cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, and Cardano recorded losses in the 2 to 5 percent range. Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, Cardano Most major …

Anti-Crypto ‘Expert’ Tells British Govt. Blockchain Is Just a Fad

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. On Tuesday, a director of a leading think tank stood before the British Parliament’s Treasury Select Committee and called out blockchain technology as “magic wand, pixie-dust things” that is a “fad” and “a distraction from looking at getting some of the …

5 Payment Firms Adopt Ripple’s xVia API Solution

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Ripple has announced five new customers for its xVia API solution, enhancing these companies’ access to the rapidly expanding global payments market. The companies include FairFX (U.K.), RationalFX (U.K.), Exchange 4Free (U.K.), UniPay (Georgia) and MoneyMatch (Malaysia), Ripple announced on its …

Cryptocurrency Market Surges to $365 Billion, Start of a Bull Rally?

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Throughout this week, as CCN reported, the cryptocurrency market has been eyeing a move towards the $350 billion region. Earlier today, on April 20, strong performances of major cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and Ethereum have led the valuation of the cryptocurrency market …

XRP ‘100 Percent Not a Security,’ Ripple Claims

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Fintech startup Ripple is pushing back against claims that its cryptocurrency, XRP, is a security under US regulations. The XRP token — which functions as the native currency of the San Francisco-based company’s public Ripple Consensus Ledger (RCL) and the foundation …