Crypto Sleuthing Firm Elliptic Raises $23 Million in Fundraise Led by SBI

Blockchain forensics firm Elliptic has raised $23 million in a Series B funding round led by Tokyo-based financial institution SBI Holdings. Announced Wednesday, the funding will help drive Elliptic’s Asia expansion, which includes a recently opened Singapore office and one in Japan that will open this week. Tomoyuki Nii, executive officer for overseas investment at […]

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R3 Doubles London Office Space for Blockchain Hiring Spree

Enterprise blockchain firm R3 is adding a second floor to its London office to accommodate a hiring spree. It’s a move that comes amidst a momentous period in the U.K., when the country appears on the verge of completing its long-in-the-making exit from the European Union. R3’s efforts to add 50 staff members to its […]

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Ripple Pledges $500 Million to ‘Create Real Use Cases for XRP’

In under 12 months, according to Ethan Beard, an executive at Xpring, an initiative created to improve the Ripple ecosystem and create use cases around XRP, Ripple has committed more than $500 million. In the upcoming months, Beard stated that Xpring will invest in various open source protocols, developer projects, and large scale partnerships related […]

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Ripple (XRP) Price Attempts Comeback after Weekend’s 12% Plunge

By CCN Markets: Ripple (XRP) has attempted a pullback after dropping more than 12-percent over the past weekend. The XRP-to-dollar exchange rate established a cycle low of $0.371 on Sunday at 1600 UTC. The downside action pushed XRP’s market capitalization to as low as $16.04 billion, down 11.47-percent from its Saturday peak level. At its […]

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Ripple Co-Founder Donates $25 Million in XRP to California University

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Spanish Banking Giant Santander Clarifies Crypto ‘Confusion’

Santander Bank wrongly gave Ripple fans hope when a member of its support team tweeted the following on Friday: Hey Wes, we’re doing great. We’re using XRP for international payments to 18 EU countries and the USA. This is on our iPhone app called One Pay FX. ^TC — Santander UK Help (@santanderukhelp) March 23, […]

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Binance Adds USDC Trading Pairs – Stellar and Ripple Represented

Binance announced Friday that it would be adding a few new USD Coin pairs and moving its two existing USDC pairs into the combined stablecoin market called USDⓈ. Both ripple (XRP) and stellar (XLM) will have USD Coin pairs, in addition to their existing stablecoin pairs. The move involves the cancelling of any trades that […]

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What is Holding Coinbase Back From Integrating Ripple Into its Exchange?

On December 7, Coinbase, a leading crypto-to-fiat exchange, announced it is exploring 31 crypto assets to integrate into its exchange. One of the cryptocurrencies the exchange has been looking into is Ripple (XRP), the second most valuable asset in the cryptocurrency market with a market valuation of over $12 billion. Although Coinbase expressed its intent […]

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