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Western Union is ready to integrate bitcoin if it will be regulated as the currency.

Ripple CEO Explains Why Facebook’s Approach to Libra Is Just ‘Silicon’s Valley Arrogance’
July 19th, 2019

Brad Garlinghouse, Ripple CEO joined Squawk Alley on CNBC to share his opinion on Facebook’s Libra coin and to explain why it can pose high risks for the world of finance.

SWIFT Say They are Planning to Use R3’s Blockchain Within Their Global Payment System
June 24th, 2019

From SWIFT they said that banks now know they cannot stand still. They need to adapt their own systems to support them. Only a seamless and open global value transfer system can enable that.

Western Union is Five Times Cheaper Than Ripple, Claims CEO
June 21st, 2019

Western Union CEO is sure: digital currencies and the blockchain have great potential of acting as a processing system for payments, however, he claims that sending money with Ripple is 5-times more expensive than Western Union.

Facebook’s ‘GlobalCoin’ Set Up to Roll in Q1 of 2020
May 24th, 2019

Facebook’s upcoming crypto-platform is designed to help users transfer money as well as make online purchases in a seamless, hassle-free manner. The company said to roll out its own cryptocurrency ‘GlobalCoin’ by the end of Q1, 2020

Western Union Teams Up Digital Wallet Coins.ph for Enhanced Cross-Border Transfers
April 9th, 2019

Now Filipinos can receive and hold international money transfers initiated from Western Union’s digital network in more than 60 countries and retail network in more 200 countries and territories.

RationalFX Uses Ripple’s xCurrent for Payments to Over 200 Destinations
April 5th, 2019

RationalFX, a foreign exchange United Kingdom-based firm, has recently tied up with Ripple to use its xCurrent, sending XRP price 13 percent higher.

Stellar Suffered an Inflation Bug in 2017 Creating 2B XLM, Messari Reports
March 28th, 2019

An attacker exploited a concurrency bug and created 2.25 billion XLM. Despite there were no media reports on the matter, Stellar stated that they had mentioned the bug twice in their release notes where they made it clear that the bug was exploited.

Western Union Ties Up with Stellar-backed Thunes for Direct Mobile Wallet Transfers
March 25th, 2019

With the help of Stellar-backed Thunes, Western Union is going to allow its clients to transfer funds directly to mobile wallets globally.

Max’s Corner 3: the Latest on Crypto Adoption and the Newest Tech Drops
February 19th, 2019

In this guest post, Max Hasselhoff, integration engineer from Bytecoin and long-standing crypto enthusiast, presents series 3 of Max’s Corner, in which he takes a look at some of the biggest stories happening in sphere of crypto adoption and tech growth.

Ripple Announces XRP Ledger 1.2.0 for Improved Censorship Resistance
February 15th, 2019

A newly launched version of the XRP Ledger introduces such improvements as enhanced censorship resistance and the MultiSignReserve amendment.