Bitcoin Market Share Falls to Monthly Low as Ripple and Bitcoin Cash Rally

Bitcoin market dominance has fallen to a monthly low of just over 51% of the overall market capitalization while Ripple and Bitcoin Cash have both rallied multiple percentage points over the past week. Bitcoin’s overall value in the cryptocurrency market is an important barometer in the progress of the space as a whole. If Bitcoin The post Bitcoin Market Share Falls to Monthly Low as Ripple and Bitcoin Cash Rally appeared first on CCN

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Blockchain Has ‘Staggering’ Possibilities, Pres. Bill Clinton Tells Ripple Conference

Ten years ago this month, pseudonymous developer Satoshi Nakamoto published the whitepaper for a new piece of technology that sought to upend the global financial system: “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System.” There’s perhaps no clearer sign of the degree to which the Nakamoto revolution has begun to take hold than that yesterday, on Oct. The post Blockchain Has ‘Staggering’ Possibilities, Pres. Bill Clinton Tells Ripple Conference appeared first on CCN

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‘Ripple for Good’: Ripple Commits $100 Million to Social Giving Program

Blockchain payments giant Ripple has formally announced its social impact program ‘Ripple for Good’, with donations to exceed $105 million for a number of projects already underway. In an announcement today, the San Francisco-based fintech firm said the social giving program will focus on educational projects that further financial inclusion around the world. Ripple for The post ‘Ripple for Good’: Ripple Commits $100 Million to Social Giving Program appeared first on CCN

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Bitcoin Won’t Be Global Currency: Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse

Brad Garlinghouse of Ripple told CNBC on Tuesday that Bitcoin will not be the catch-all solution people are hoping for in terms of being a global currency. “I think it’s not going to be the panacea that people once thought it would be, where it would solve all of these different kinds of problems,” Garlinghouse The post Bitcoin Won’t Be Global Currency: Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse appeared first on CCN

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Ripple Adds Two More Money Transfer Firms to Payment Network

Ripple has roped in two more payment providers in Asia and South America as members of its enterprise blockchain payments network RippleNet. International remittance firms Singapore-based InstaReM and Sao Paulo, Brazil-based BeeTech have collaborated to tap Ripple’s blockchain product in a first of its kind partnership between non-bank RippleNet members. Using the platform will benefit The post Ripple Adds Two More Money Transfer Firms to Payment Network appeared first on CCN

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5 Payment Firms Adopt Ripple’s xVia API Solution

Ripple has announced five new customers for its xVia API solution, enhancing these companies’ access to the rapidly expanding global payments market. The companies include FairFX (U.K.), RationalFX (U.K.), Exchange 4Free (U.K.), UniPay (Georgia) and MoneyMatch (Malaysia), Ripple announced on its website. xVia provides an easy way for financial institutions and businesses to send payments The post 5 Payment Firms Adopt Ripple’s xVia API Solution appeared first on CCN

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