XRP Surges as Coinbase Adds Full Support for New York Residents

Coinbase, the San Francisco based exchange, announced XRP trading is now available to Coinbase users residing in New York. XRP Trading on Coinbase in NY Coinbase launched XRP as a new tradable cryptocurrency in February 2019, but users from New York State were prohibited from this service. New York State is especially strict when it […]

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47% Rate Bitcoin as ‘Favorite Coin’ Over Ethereum, Ripple – New Study

In a study by the news website Value Walk, it claimed that 46.7% of people prefer investing in Bitcoin over other cryptocurrencies. While the publication’s headline was a claim that 76% of the respondents “thought that [the] ‘crypto winter’ would end in 2019.” The report by Value Walk was sparse on the details of who […]

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New Binance Report Calls Ripple’s XRP the ‘Best Diversifier’ Digital Asset

A new Binance Research report highlights the correlation between various cryptocurrency ‘clusters’ – concluding that Ripple’s XRP token offers a ‘diversifying’ position for investors. At the same time, diversifying has not been the most successful strategy when it comes to reducing risk based on historical market performance.  XRP ‘Best Diversifying’ Binance Research released a report […]

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Ripple CEO Skeptical of JP Morgan’s New Cryptocurrency

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse questioned the purpose and the overall utility of the recently announced cryptocurrency JPMCoin. He also outlined the positives aspects of major financial players stepping in the industry.  Garlinghouse Questions Purpose of JPMCoin Brad Garlinghouse, CEO at Ripple — the company behind the third largest cryptocurrency by market cap XRP — expressed […]

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Did Ripple Pay Coinbase to Break Its Own Policy and List XRP?

As XRP trading went fully live on Coinbase Pro, a new report outlines that the cryptocurrency exchange has violated its very own listing framework.  Coinbase Breaching Its Own Rules XRP trading went live on Coinbase Pro on February 25th. Formerly known as GDAX, the platform provides traders with more advanced features compared to the regular […]

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Weiss Ratings 2019 Prediction: Bitcoin Will Reach a New All-Time High

A new year means more speculative cryptocurrency predictions. Many predictions last year didn’t envisage the enormous bear market that characterized the year, with Bitcoin dropping more than 80 percent. Weiss Ratings has published its outlook for Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in 2019. Increased Adoption and New ATH for Bitcoin According to Weiss Ratings, 2019 will […]

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Kraken Publicly Asks: Is It XRP or ‘Ripples’?

Confusion continues in the cryptocurrency industry over altcoin Ripple (XRP) after US exchange Kraken publicly asked for help with naming it. 1 Ripple, 2 Ripples? No One Knows The latest episode in a series of bizarre events over XRP token and its notional issuer Ripple, Kraken CEO Jesse Powell appealed to the company’s CTO David […]

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Japan’s Biggest Bank Will Use Ripple for Cross-Border Payments to Brazil

Japan’s biggest bank MUFG and Brazil’s Banco Bradesco are to collaborate on a new cross-border payment service based on Ripple technology. Memorandum of Understanding The two banks signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), agreeing to co-develop the system. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group is Japan’s largest banking group and recently announced it would launch its own […]

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Trezor Model T Now Supports 10 More Cryptos Including Monero, Ripple

Popular cryptocurrency hardware wallet Trezor has introduced two firmware updates on both of its models – Trezor Model T and Trezor One. The move comes shortly after the wallet enabled its users to exchange directly through its interface. Trezor Model T Supports More Cryptocurrencies According to the official release, the new firmware for Trezor Model […]

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