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Ripple XRP Leads The Markets In A New Direction

This afternoon we have monitored the progression of the cryptocurrency markets. The main motivation for this is simple that, overall, the markets seem to be in a static position. Overall, this is weighted slightly towards the negative end of the scale, but overall, the declines are minimal at the moment. Therefore, as a result of this, we believe the markets are on the verge of changing direction. We can’t tell if they are going to move up or down, but in essence, things are a bit too calm for us at the moment. So, with this in mind, Ripple XRP...

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Ripple To Finally See Coinbase With Japan Move

Reports out this morning point towards leading cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase moving to Japan to begin enhanced operations in the country. Of course, Japan is considered to be the home of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies, mainly through the sheer volume of traders living on its shores, therefore, whilst this news is hardly surprising, a move of this nature by Coinbase has big implications for the rest of the crypto-community. How will this work? As you know, or may not know of course, cryptocurrency exchanges within Japan now have to be licensed and meet a whole host of regulations. These regulations are...

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Study At The University Of Ripple

Okay, Ripple aren’t launching an entire University as such, however, according to a report on Ripple.com, Ripple are investing a significant amount of money into a new University Blockchain Research Initiative. See the full report for yourself, here- https://ripple.com/insights/ripple-introduces-the-university-blockchain-research-initiative/ Across academia, blockchain research is becoming a bigger subject area, with academic fields beginning to explore a whole host of blockchain implications, from security to business use prospects. Moreover, outside of academia, blockchain solutions such as those created by Ripple have implications for the way students pay fees, especially those studying in international Universities who currently pay fees via traditional international...

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Is This A Direct Challenge To Ripple?

Money transfer services are somewhat of a commodity these days. With the internet, comes great connectivity and with that, comes a greater need to transfer finances abroad. The reasons for needing such transactions are frankly endless. Maybe you need to send money to relatives, maybe you are purchasing products from abroad, maybe even, you have a remote employee who works aboard and thus need to send them their salary. Companies such as Western Union and MoneyGram provide an easy and relatively affordable format to facilitate such transfers, however, as we know, outside of the blockchain such transfers can take a...

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Ripple XRP To See Promising Increase With Huge New Exchange Listing

When a new cryptocurrency exchange goes live, generally, you would expect it to list Bitcoin as its first cryptocurrency, generally alongside USD, GBP and the EURO. The reason for this is pretty clear, in that Bitcoin has a market dominance of over 35% and of course, Bitcoin tends to have a significantly higher trading volume than the rest of the currencies on the market. In order to justify this statement, let’s compare the top two traded currencies, at the time of writing. Bitcoin (in first place) comes in with a trading volume of $4,957,530,000.00, Tether (in second place) comes in...

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