Category: Ripple

Ripple Becomes Part of The Digital Pound Foundation

The blockchain-based digital payment company – Ripple – joined the Digital Pound Foundation to assist with the creation of a central bank digital currency. Incorporating with The Digital Pound Foundation According to a recent announcement, the enterprise blockchain provider will continue its involvement in CBDC projects by joining the Digital Pound Foundation. Launched on October […]

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Breaking: Ripple Joins Digital Pound Foundation, Here’s its Role in CBDC Development

Ripple, the digital remittance technology provider today announced its partnership with the non-profit Digital Pound Foundation. The foundation is working towards the development and implementation of a Digita Pound in the UK. Ripple would join as the founding member and would help in the development process with its vast experience in facilitating cross-border transactions. Ripple […]

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XRP Lawsuit: SEC contends Ripple’s “boil-the-ocean” argument

The latest development in the XRP lawsuit saw the SEC respond to Ripple’s opposition letter to the plaintiff’s Letter Motion Compelling discovery of recordings of defendants’ internal meetings, where Garlinghouse, Larsen & other key employees spoke on topics relevant to disputes in the lawsuit. At this point, the case has turned into a tug of […]

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Ripple signs exclusive ESG partnership worth $44 million

The leading blockchain and cryptocurrency solutions provider, Ripple announced a strategic ESG joint investment worth $44 million with Nelnet Renewable Energy, into one of Nelnet’s solar energy investment funds. According to the Press Release, this multi-million-dollar joint investment fund aims to finance solar energy projects throughout the United States, and further enable the adoption of […]

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XRP Price Analysis: Ripple Rejection From $1.2 Closes In On $1 As More Declines Beckon

XRP price forced below $1.1 and the 100 SMA following overhead pressure at $1.2. The MACD and the RSI emphasize the emergent selling pressure, risking Ripple’s freefall to $1. Ripple had gradually and with struggle rose to $1.2 during the weekend session. In September, the international money transfer token lost ground to $0.86. The lower […]

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This USL Player Receives Part of His Salary in Bitcoin. Says Crypto is Sound Money

Professional footballer, Alex Crognale has made history as the first player in the United Soccer League (USL) to receive part of his salary in Bitcoin (BTC). The footballer, who currently plays as a Center back for the Birmingham Legion confirmed this on His Twitter account, noting that he used third-party brokerage firm Bitwage to receive […]

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Russia to Restrict Crypto Exposure For Unskilled Investors

The Russian State Duma Deputies are on track to begin discussions on a regulation that will prevent private digital currency investors from engaging with the digital assets henceforth. According to the local news channel, Interfax, the move to restrict what it called “Unskilled Investors” was confirmed by Anatoly Aksakov, head of the Duma Committee on […]

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Georgia’s Central Bank Looks to Launch its CBDC by 2022

Georgia’s apex bank, the National Bank of Georgia is set to launch its Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) trial via a pilot program in 2022. According to the Vice-President of the Central Bank Papuna Lezhava, the pilot test will reposition Georgia as being supportive of financial innovation that is currently being embraced by about 85% […]

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Laos to Study Digital Currency With Help From Japanese Fintech, Report Reveals

Laos to Study Digital Currency With Help From Japanese Fintech, Report Reveals

The central bank of Laos intends to explore issuing its own digital currency, according to a media report that provided details on the plan. A study on the matter will commence soon and will be conducted with the support of a fintech startup based in Japan. Central Bank of Laos Joins Race to Develop Digital […]

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