Ripple Finally Suffers Major Price Drop as Crypto Market Wipes Out $12B

The intense downtrend of the crypto market is finally having a toll on the best performing digital asset of the month. Ripple (XRP), now the...

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The intense downtrend of the crypto market is finally having a toll on the best performing digital asset of the month. Ripple (XRP), now the second most valuable cryptocurrency in the market, is no longer up in value on a monthly basis. Throughout the past 30 days, XRP has maintained the $0.5 level relatively well...

HSBC Exec at Money20/20: Blockchain, CBDCs Pose ‘Great Challenge’ to Interbank Settlement

A senior executive from U.K.-based bank HSBC has said that time-efficient distributed ledger technologies (DLT) and central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) represent a “great challenge” to existing real-time...

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A senior executive from U.K.-based bank HSBC has said that time-efficient distributed ledger technologies (DLT) and central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) represent a “great challenge” to existing real-time gross settlement (RTGS) systems, Cointelegraph learned at the Money20/20 conference Oct. 23. HSBC’s Global Innovation Lead for Global Liquidity & Cash Management, Craig Ramsey, made his remarks during a panel during the...

Gates Foundation Partners Ripple and Coil in Financial Inclusion Initiative

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is teaming up with San Francisco, California-based blockchain firm Coil with a view of enhancing financial access for the unbanked and...

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The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is teaming up with San Francisco, California-based blockchain firm Coil with a view of enhancing financial access for the unbanked and underprivileged communities. Initially announced by the principal technologist and a deputy director at Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Miller Abel, the development was later confirmed by the blockchain startup which...

UK Foreign Exchange Firm Joins Ripple Blockchain RippleNet

Moneynetint, a UK-based provider of foreign exchange services for the corporate sector has integrated and deployed decentralized payments using Ripple blockchain network RippleNet. Based in...

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Moneynetint, a UK-based provider of foreign exchange services for the corporate sector has integrated and deployed decentralized payments using Ripple blockchain network RippleNet. Based in London with a focus on payment services for corporate clients, Moneynetint revealed an ongoing collaboration with San Francisco-based blockchain industry giant Ripple on Tuesday. The payments platform, which provides cross-border...

Bitcoin Volume Improves: Crypto Market Primed for a Major Short-Term Rally?

Yesterday, on October 10, the price of Bitcoin broke out of the $6.600 mark after stabilizing at the $6,550 level for a few weeks. The...

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Yesterday, on October 10, the price of Bitcoin broke out of the $6.600 mark after stabilizing at the $6,550 level for a few weeks. The volume of Bitcoin saw an increase of 12 percent from $3.2 billion to $3.6 billion on Coinmarketcap and $2.1 billion to $2.38 billion on ShapeShift’s CoinCap.io. Some tokens including 0x...

Ripple Drops 2% Loss Despite Major XRP Announcement, Bitcoin Shows Low Volume

Since late September, the low volume of Bitcoin has been an issue for the cryptocurrency exchange market. Although BTC was expected to breakout of major...

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Since late September, the low volume of Bitcoin has been an issue for the cryptocurrency exchange market. Although BTC was expected to breakout of major resistance levels at $6,800 and $7,000, its low volume prevented it from recording a major movement on the upside. Earlier today, on October 2, Ripple Labs introduced three partnerships with...

Ripple (XRP) Erases Over 40% Gains ($9.5 Billion) as Top Coins Fall; What’s Next?

After displaying a supernormal rally that amounted to more than 60 percent gains within a week, XRP is now doing a complete reversal. Ripple has...

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After displaying a supernormal rally that amounted to more than 60 percent gains within a week, XRP is now doing a complete reversal. Ripple has lost more than $9.5 billion in market cap since establishing its highest peak since April. The coin reached its high on Friday last week, at around $27.5 billion, but witnesses...

Ripple’s Sarbhai: Regulators No Longer Take the “Blockchain Good, Crypto Bad” Approach

Ripple’s Sagar Sarbhai has said he believes that blockchain technology and crypto assets are now being tackled more holistically by policymakers, in an interview on CNBC Markets today, September 17. Sarbhai,...

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Ripple’s Sagar Sarbhai has said he believes that blockchain technology and crypto assets are now being tackled more holistically by policymakers, in an interview on CNBC Markets today, September 17. Sarbhai, who is head of regulatory relations for Asia-Pacific and the Middle East at Ripple, said he thinks that regulators are no longer taking a compartmentalized approach that takes distributed ledger...

Binance CEO Zhao: Crypto Market Will ‘Absolutely’ Grow 1000x and More

Changpeng Zhao, the CEO of Binance better recognized as CZ, has said that crypto still has room to grow by more than a thousand times...

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Changpeng Zhao, the CEO of Binance better recognized as CZ, has said that crypto still has room to grow by more than a thousand times in the years to come. Earlier this week, as CCN reported, Ethereum co-creator Vitalik Buterin stated that while the cryptocurrency sector as an industry can grow by a thousand-fold, it is...

Stock Brokerage EF Hutton Rates Cryptocurrencies to Help Clients Track ‘Rapid Developments’

U.S. stock brokerage firm EF Hutton announced it would release research and ratings of cryptocurrencies and industry businesses for its clients Wednesday, September 5. EF Hutton, whose affiliate Megga Inc....

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U.S. stock brokerage firm EF Hutton announced it would release research and ratings of cryptocurrencies and industry businesses for its clients Wednesday, September 5. EF Hutton, whose affiliate Megga Inc. previously launched its own cryptographic token MeggaCoin last year, said in a press release it wants to assist “confused” investors who are keen on gaining a better understanding of the...