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Are XRP and XLM competitors?

These two have been working very hard through the past few years in order to boost their reputation. We see that both Ripple and Stellar are looking into different ideas and demographics within the cross border payment area. Ripple XRP and Stellar XLM. These two have been working very hard through the past few years in order to boost their reputation as the holders for the solution of the problems the pair of cryptocurrencies have had to face in regards to cross border payment solutions. Both of these projects are great in their own right. The two both hold different...

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Ripple XRP Or Stellar XLM?

XRP and XLM the edge over more traditional cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum XRP have been partnered with major banking firms such as Santander for over a year now If you’re looking for a new cryptocurrency to buy as a Bitcoin investor, your attention may be turned towards XRP and XLM, two of the worlds biggest cryptocurrencies and two projects that take a very different approach to the traditional cryptocurrency model as displayed by Bitcoin. If this is the case, how do you know which to buy? Which will give you the biggest return and above all, which remittance...

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Here's How Stellar Lumen's Inflation Scheme Is Flawed

A report from Coinmetrics dated 7 January 2020 noted the failed inflation mechanism of Stellar (XLM). In Stellar’s inflation mechanism, new lumens are added to the network at a rate of 1% per year and this is distributed to any account that receives over 0.05% of the votes from other accounts with a minimum balance of 100 XLM.  Every year, 1% of the base supply of lumens tokens are created and distributed to "inflation destinations". Account holders could choose other accounts to receive the new tokens with the belief that tokens would go to the accounts with high potential developments....

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Stellar XLM Is The Answer To Foreign Exchange Rates

Can Stellar Be a Platform for Other Foreign Exchange Rates Outlining the benefit of Stellar XLM is the native cryptocurrency to the Stellar project. Much like XRP, XLM is a cryptocurrency designed to facilitate international payments, payments across borders that are designed to be quick and efficient. The way we spend XLM is currently dominated by exchanges, these exchanges tell us exactly what we can swap our Stellar XLM for, generally speaking, the options are pretty limited. In the crypto world, these options are also known as trading pairs, this refers to pairs of cryptocurrencies that are interchangeable, so on...

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Visa Throws Down The Gauntlet To Stellar Lumens (XLM) and Ripple (XRP)

Visa has bought out the Plaid financial platform and in the process thrown down the gauntlet to its peers, Ripple and Stellar Lumens in particular.   The cost of the acquisition is reported to be around $5.3 billion, which is twice what the market thinks Plaid is worth.   All loose ends related to the purchase will be hopefully tied up within half a year, so long as the regulatory authorities give the sale their seal of approval. This acquisition is significant in that it could massively alter the way other cross-border payment platforms such as Stellar Lumens (XLM) and...

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