XRPL Labs, a startup backed by Ripple, wants to make the process of accepting XRP easier for merchants as a mainstream option. The company has designed a payments app that will act as the transition that they need as a point-of-sale system.
IBM announced that two major US banks may soon offer their own cryptos on the IBM World Wire amidst growing concerns that Ripple’s dominance in this global remittance space may be under threat.
Brad Garlinghouse, the CEO of cross-border payment giant Ripple, has weighed in on JP Morgan’s USD-pegged stablecoin, again.
XRP enthusiasts can now store the digital asset as well as spend it using Spend Visa Debit Card in 180 countries.
The news on SWIFT’s integration with R3 triggered speculations over possible integration between SWIFT and Ripple, pushing up XRP price.
R3 is taking the global financial network SWIFT by storm. Given R3 Corda and XRP’s close alignment, people start wondering what SWIFT integration with R3 means for Ripple.
Being known as a company developing payment solutions, Ripple may soon enter the gaming industry, as its CEO mentioned games build on the XRP Ledger.
Ripple recently partnered with the Institute for Fintech Research, Tsinghua University to offer scholarships. They aim to sensitize the Chinese young leaders about blockchain’s international regulations.
Brad Garlinghouse, the CEO of Ripple, declines any possibility of Ripple’s and XRP’s hostile takeover. The rumors can be officially considered refuted.