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  • Ripple - 15 February 2019, 11:11 pm

    Brazil is a major economic power in Latin America and an important player on the world stage. This edition of On Campus shines a light on Sao Paulo’s Fundação Getúlio Vargas (FGV), one of the country’s leading universities, as it leverages Ripple’s University Blockchain Research Initiative (UBRI) to train a global workforce in Brazil. FGV … Continued The post On Campus: Fundação Getúlio Vargas Is Training Brazil’s Next-Gen Workforce on Blockchain appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 13 February 2019, 11:23 pm

    Ripple is pleased to announce the release of XRP Ledger (rippled) version 1.2.0. The XRP Ledger version 1.2.0 release introduces the MultisignReserve Amendment, which reduces the reserve requirement associated with signer lists for Multisign. This release also includes incremental improvements to the code that handles offers in the decentralized exchange (fixTakerDryOfferRemoval and fix1578 Amendments). One … Continued The post Introducing XRP Ledger (rippled) version 1.2.0 appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 8 February 2019, 5:01 pm

    When Eva Kaili first attended a blockchain conference shortly after being elected as a Member of the European Parliament for Greece in 2014, she was treated with suspicion by advocates of the then-nascent technology. “When they heard I was a politician, they didn’t want me there,” she told the crowd gathered at the luxury Andaz … Continued The post What’s on the Regulatory Horizon for Digital Assets in the E.U.? appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 7 February 2019, 2:58 pm

    Ripple has expanded the group of partners within its University Blockchain Research Initiative (UBRI). This global initiative, which launched in June 2018, now supports 29 schools to further accelerate academic research, technical development and innovation in blockchain, cryptocurrency and digital payments. Since its launch, UBRI has helped foster increasing levels of interest and academic activity … Continued The post University Blockchain Research Initiative Expands Global Footprint with 11 New Partners appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 31 January 2019, 10:33 pm

    Welcome to episode nine of The Ripple Drop, a web video series covering the latest news about the company’s customers, technology, products and culture. Kicking off the new year this month, our show features Chief Technology Officer David Schwartz, Co-Founder and CEO of InstaReM Prajit Nanu and Ripple’s Director of Talent Jim Chauncey-Kelly. First up, Schwartz … Continued The post The Ripple Drop – Episode 9 appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 24 January 2019, 5:00 pm

    Ripple sold $129.03 million worth of XRP in Q4 2018; $535.56 million for the full year 2018 Ripple Q4 sales accounted for 0.24% percent of global XRP volume Three billion XRP released out of cryptographic escrow, 2.4 billion returned to escrow Average daily XRP volume ($585.7M) was the highest since Q1 2018 XRP is now … Continued The post Q4 2018 XRP Markets Report appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 23 January 2019, 8:12 pm

    Stablecoins are a welcome attempt to bring stability to the digital assets market. Much like a country pegging its volatile currency to a more stable country’s currency in an effort to make its economy more predictable and attractive to investors, digital assets issued by companies like Tether and Haaven are anchoring to the U.S. dollar, … Continued The post Stablecoins: A Lesson in Market Predictions appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 17 January 2019, 8:01 pm

    What does the future hold for fintech innovation overall and blockchain in particular? That question was posed to a panel of visionary leaders assembled from around the globe by Ripple’s SVP of Business & Corporate Development Kahina Van Dyke at Swell 2018 last fall. As we step into 2019, it’s helpful to revisit their thoughts … Continued The post A Global Look at the Future of Blockchain and Fintech Innovation appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 15 January 2019, 11:25 pm

    In the cryptography industry, it is well known that using repeated or insufficiently random “nonces” (also called “k” values) in ECDSA digital signatures carries security risks. A new research paper authored by Joachim Breitner and Nadia Heninger discloses a more serious attack than was previously known on signatures with imperfect nonces. The vulnerability comes from … Continued The post Statement on the “Biased Nonce Sense” Paper appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 8 January 2019, 3:01 pm

    Ripple, provider of leading enterprise blockchain solutions for payments, announced today that 13 new financial institutions have signed up for the company’s payment network, RippleNet. The companies include Euro Exim Bank, SendFriend, JNFX, FTCS, Ahli Bank of Kuwait, Transpaygo, BFC Bahrain, ConnectPay, GMT, WorldCom Finance, Olympia Trust Company, Pontual/USEND and Rendimento. With these additions, there … Continued The post RippleNet Surpasses 200 Customers Worldwide appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 26 December 2018, 3:57 pm

    Welcome to episode eight of The Ripple Drop, a web video series covering the latest news about the company’s customers, technology, products and culture. This month we’re taking a look back at 2018 in a special holiday episode featuring SVP of Customer Success Marcus Treacher and SVP of Product Asheesh Birla. First up, Treacher shares … Continued The post The Ripple Drop – Episode 8 appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 19 December 2018, 9:13 pm

    As 2018 draws to a close, many are focusing on the challenges that lie ahead. The digital asset markets are down, and we’ve seen the industry contract as a result. But, the outlook may not be so bleak. This year has brought with it progress on a number of fronts—a convergence of factors—that we believe … Continued The post 2018: The Year of Breakthroughs in Blockchain appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 18 December 2018, 7:02 pm

    Stay tuned for the live stream of CEO Brad Garlinghouse in conversation with SVP of Marketing Monica Long today, Tuesday, December 18, at 2:30pm (PT). The post Ask Me Anything with Brad Garlinghouse and Monica Long appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 17 December 2018, 8:01 pm

    Ripple is an international business by definition. We use blockchain technology and digital assets to remove friction from global payments. From the very beginning, we’ve worked within the existing international banking system, as opposed to around it, engaging with regulators worldwide to ensure success for our customers. While we’ve seen exciting regulatory progress over the … Continued The post Building Trust and Regulatory Clarity in Blockchain and Digital Assets appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 12 December 2018, 12:08 am

    XRP Ledger (rippled) version 1.1.2 is now available. The XRP Ledger version 1.1.2 release includes a fix for a technical issue in the consensus “preferred ledger by branch” code, which could cause a validator to fail to settle on a single preferred branch of unconfirmed ledger history. While this is not entirely unexpected and the … Continued The post Introducing XRP Ledger (rippled) version 1.1.2 appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 11 December 2018, 3:15 am

    This month Coinone Transfer, a payments business and a subsidiary of Coinone, introduced South Korea’s first blockchain-powered remittance mobile app and web service called Cross — offering faster, lower cost payments to Thailand and the Philippines. Unlike other remittance options in South Korea, Cross does not rely on traditional banking rails. Rather, it provides a … Continued The post Coinone Transfer Offers South Korea’s First Blockchain-Powered Remittance Service appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 4 December 2018, 5:00 pm

    We sat down with Kevin Werbach, author and Professor of Legal Studies and Business Ethics at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, to discuss his teaching, research and new book, The Blockchain and the New Architecture of Trust. Werbach’s latest work, both on campus and in the book, explores how the blockchain, which … Continued The post Author Kevin Werbach Previews New Book: The Blockchain and the New Architecture of Trust appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 30 November 2018, 5:12 pm

    Welcome to episode seven of The Ripple Drop, a web video series covering the latest news about the company’s customers, technology, products and culture. In this episode, we’re taking the show out of the building with a visit to OMNI’s headquarters to talk to the company’s Founder and CEO Thomas McLeod. McLeod gives us the … Continued The post The Ripple Drop – Episode 7 appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 28 November 2018, 6:35 pm

    On Campus is a new Ripple Insights series that highlights the institutions, people and research that make up Ripple’s University Blockchain Research Initiative (UBRI), launched earlier this year to promote greater understanding of blockchain, crypto and digital payments through deeper engagement with academia. Institutions like McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at … Continued The post On Campus: Professor Cesare Fracassi on University of Texas Austin’s Expanding Blockchain Initiative appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 21 November 2018, 5:00 pm

    Former eBay Chief Product Officer R. J. Pittman and Fortune Senior Writer and The Ledger Editor Robert Hackett took the stage at Swell in a session entitled The Future of Commerce. As part of that conversation, Pittman dissected some of eBay’s early learnings in tackling cross-border payments and how those might inform strategies for blockchain … Continued The post Swell 2018: How Blockchain Can Learn from eBay, the Original Digital Cross Border Payments Company appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 15 November 2018, 8:33 pm

    How does a 111-year old bank go about reinventing itself? According to Siam Commercial Bank SEVP, Chief Technology Officer & Head of Operations Colin Dinn, it’s about finding the right partner to help aggressively solve problems with an eye towards the future. Dinn took the stage at Swell to unpack how Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) … Continued The post Swell 2018: Siam Commercial Bank Seeks a Payments Vendor, Finds a Business Partner in Ripple appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 15 November 2018, 1:08 am

    CIMB Group (CIMB or the Group), ASEAN’s fifth largest bank, and Ripple have entered into a strategic collaboration to enable instant cross-border payments across CIMB’s markets. On the back of this partnership, CIMB will join RippleNet and connect with other Ripple customers — more than a hundred financial institutions worldwide — a move that will … Continued The post CIMB Group Joins RippleNet to Power Instant Payments Across ASEAN appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 13 November 2018, 1:04 am

    CEO Brad Garlinghouse sat down with IMF’s Deputy General Counsel Ross Leckow for a fireside chat on Monday afternoon at the Singapore Fintech Festival. They engaged in a far-reaching dialogue on the opportunities blockchain and digital asset technology presents for financial institutions in ASEAN, given the the region’s unique regulatory frameworks. Both affirmed that this … Continued The post Blockchain and Digital Asset Use in ASEAN: CEO Brad Garlinghouse in Convo with IMF’s Ross Leckow at Singapore Fintech Festival appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 7 November 2018, 6:14 pm

    The adoption of digital assets by mainstream financial services was a critical topic at Swell 2018. The first ever Blockchain in Payments Report, released during the event, found that  banks and payment providers around the world are not only interested in using digital assets, they also understand the value of using them for the purposes … Continued The post The 800 Pound Gorilla: Digital Asset Adoption appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 5 November 2018, 4:58 pm

    As discussed in the first of this three-part series, progressive regulation has helped the digital asset market thrive in countries like Japan. This is despite setbacks, such as the Mt Gox hack, that had many people calling for an outright ban. Like Japan, Thailand’s Central Bank, the Bank of Thailand (BOT), was reacting to market … Continued The post The Case for Digital Asset Regulation Part 2: Two Regulatory Approaches Driving Innovation in Thailand and Abu Dhabi appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 31 October 2018, 10:28 pm

    As rippled servers operate, they continually witness data appended onto an ever-growing blockchain. This data becomes the history that the network agrees upon and that constitutes everything about the XRP Ledger. As with most blockchains, it is imperative that XRP Ledger historical data remain readily available to participating servers. Therefore, every rippled server shares the … Continued The post Introducing History Sharding appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 30 October 2018, 4:00 pm

    If you’ve ever had to send money abroad, then you know the process is frustrating. It’s expensive, slow and you often don’t know when, or even if, your money arrived. The cross-border payments infrastructure is antiquated and broken. It’s a system that was built when disco still topped the charts, and its functionality sits in … Continued The post Faster Cross-Border Payments Shouldn’t Require a Boarding Pass appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 29 October 2018, 6:59 pm

    Welcome to the sixth episode of The Ripple Drop, a web video series covering the latest news about our customers, technology, products and culture. We’re getting deep into Ripple tech this month. First we talk to SVP of Product Asheesh Birla about RippleNet’s three different products and how they work together. Birla breaks down the … Continued The post The Ripple Drop – Episode 6 appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 25 October 2018, 4:00 pm

    By Cory Johnson & Miguel Vias Ripple sells $163 million in XRP amidst rising volatility and volume in Q3 2018 Ripple sales accounted for 0.43 percent of global XRP volume Three billion XRP released out of cryptographic escrow, 2.6 billion XRP returned to escrow Wall Street firms take early steps towards providing institutional custody of … Continued The post Q3 2018 XRP Markets Report appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 25 October 2018, 12:59 am

    In a keynote capping off Money20/20 USA 2018, Ripple Executive Chairman and Co-Founder Chris Larsen sat down for a fireside chat with Arjan Schütte, the Founder and Managing Partner of Core Innovation Capital. Larsen reflected on his experience as both an entrepreneur and a business leader as he offered perspectives on a variety of topics, … Continued The post Chris Larsen Reflects on Disruption, Regulation and the Internet of Value at Money20/20 appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 23 October 2018, 10:32 pm

    The Data API, which provides data to XRP Charts and third-party tools, is scheduled to update to version 2.4.0 in approximately two weeks, on 2018-11-07. This version improves the way the Data API imports and summarizes data on XRP Ledger validators. Improvements The Data API v2.4.0 changes provide the following benefits: Adds real-time tracking of … Continued The post Updates Coming to Data API appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 23 October 2018, 8:38 pm

    Ripple has released rippled version 1.1.1, which improves handling of validator list sites. These changes improve retrieval of Ripple’s recommended UNL for servers in restrictive network environments, and prevent incorrect behavior in cases where a server is unable to fetch a validator list update before the previous list expires. Action Required If you operate a … Continued The post rippled Version 1.1.1 appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 23 October 2018, 4:35 pm

    Ripple CTO David Schwartz participated in a spirited debate yesterday at Money 20/20 USA. The moderator Tony Hayes asked him and his opponent, Esther Pigg, the SVP of Product Strategy at FIS Payments, to address the question: Will Blockchain Replace Today’s Payments System? Schwartz’s argument for the “pro” side was two-pronged. First, he explained what’s … Continued The post David Schwartz Makes the Case for Blockchain in Payments at Money20/20 USA appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 19 October 2018, 4:58 pm

    Ripple’s executives are on stage in force at this year’s Money20/20 USA to talk about improving global payments with blockchain and digital assets, and how these technologies can bring new value to businesses and consumers around the world. Specifically, Executive Chairman and Co-founder Chris Larsen, Chief Technology Officer David Schwartz, SVP of Business and Corporate … Continued The post Ripple Leadership Front and Center at Money20/20 appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 18 October 2018, 6:56 pm

    Establishing new connections on RippleNet was a critical priority at Swell 2018. While matchmaking between customers at the event inspired potential new corridors in real-time on the ground, stories of current customer success across RippleNet were in the spotlight on stage. InstaReM and BeeTech worked on opposite sides of the globe, but they were both … Continued The post How Payments Improved InstaReM and BeeTech’s Customer Experience appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 15 October 2018, 4:08 pm

    In 2014, one of the world’s biggest Bitcoin exchanges, Mt Gox, filed for bankruptcy after the theft of more than $460m of Bitcoins. With investors losing such a large amount of money, the nascent digital asset market looked under threat. Many policymakers saw it as a sign that trading in digital assets should be banned. … Continued The post The Case for Digital Asset Regulation Part 1: How Regulation Helped Make Japan the Leading Digital Asset Market appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 12 October 2018, 6:58 pm

    Nostro accounts are both the backbone and the bane of international banking. They are the providers of liquidity; accounts that large financial institutions hold in local market currencies on each side of a transaction to facilitate a payment. Without them, international payments would slow to a crawl. However, nostro accounts tie up hundreds of millions … Continued The post Unlocking Global Liquidity Bottlenecks with RippleNet appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 11 October 2018, 8:40 pm

    As blockchain and digital asset adoption around the world accelerates, so too has the conversation on how they should be treated by regulators. This critical topic was a major focus on stage at this year’s Swell by Ripple conference. The “Crypto Regulation Around the World” session featured four regulators and policy makers: Richard Teng of … Continued The post Crypto Regulation Around the World appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 9 October 2018, 10:50 pm

    The DepositPreauth and fix1515 amendments, added in rippled v1.1.0, became enabled on the XRP Ledger today, 2018-10-09. Action Required If you operate a rippled server, you should upgrade to version 1.1.0 (or higher) immediately. For instructions on upgrading rippled on supported platforms, see Updating rippled on supported platforms. Impact of Not Upgrading If you operate … Continued The post DepositPreauth is Now Available appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 4 October 2018, 4:17 am

    The second annual Swell by Ripple customer conference has officially come to a close. Over the course of two days the world’s leading experts in policy, payments and technology converged in San Francisco for 14 dynamic sessions, featuring 32 speakers, on the future of payments. The event also provided an opportunity for Ripple’s customers to … Continued The post Swell 2018: Wrapping Up a Historic Year for Ripple appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 2 October 2018, 11:08 pm

    CEO of TransferGo Daumantas Dvilinskas took center stage on day two of Swell 2018. Not only did he share in detail how TransferGo is delivering on its promise of making global real-time settlement a reality, he also announced a new, free global payments service for customers anywhere in the world: TransferGo FREE. Dvilinskas explained that … Continued The post TransferGo On Solving for Real-Time Cross-Border Settlement at Swell 2018 appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 2 October 2018, 7:07 pm

    Ripple unveiled the findings of its first Blockchain in Payments Report in the keynote session on day two of Swell 2018. The report revealed the adoption of blockchain-based global payments is reaching critical mass this year, and organizations worldwide are already looking to incorporate digital assets into payment flows. “There’s a lot of money at … Continued The post Swell 2018: Report Finds Tipping Point for Mass Adoption of Blockchain Is Near appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 2 October 2018, 5:17 pm

    The future of blockchain technology and global regulation of digital assets took center stage on the the first day of Swell 2018. Honorable Sunil Sabharwal, former alternate executive director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), offered thoughts on the opportunities for broader global regulation for blockchain digital assets. “In cross-border payments, business-to-business payments is about … Continued The post Global Regulatory Policies Took Center Stage On Day One of Swell 2018 appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 2 October 2018, 1:16 am

    Banco Santander has long been on the frontlines of blockchain adoption for global payments. In April of this year, the bank launched One Pay FX, the world’s first mobile application for cross-border payments powered by RippleNet. The bank’s Head of Innovation Ed Metzger began his session at Swell 2018 with a bold statement, “We want … Continued The post Swell 2018: How Banco Santander Launched a Payment App for Millions appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 2 October 2018, 12:19 am

    CEO Brad Garlinghouse kicked off Swell 2018 by introducing Ripple’s mission — the Internet of Value — to enable the the world to move value like information moves today. This has been Ripple’s mission from the very beginning, and it’s centered around working with the existing global financial services industry to build, rather than disrupt. … Continued The post CEO Brad Garlinghouse Talks Internet of Value and Customer Traction at Swell 2018 appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 1 October 2018, 8:00 pm

    In 2018, RippleNet has dramatically expanded its reach and network. This year we’ve seen massive customer growth quarter over quarter, signing an average of two production customers per week. RippleNet has also become a truly global network, powering faster, cheaper and more transparent cross-border payments to over 40 countries and six continents. Today, RippleNet takes … Continued The post Ripple Highlights Record Year, xRapid Now Commercially Available appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 30 September 2018, 6:36 pm

    The world’s leading experts on policy, payments and technology are already converging in San Francisco for Swell by Ripple. In less 24 hours, the event kicks off with President Bill Clinton’s keynote and opening remarks from CEO Brad Garlinghouse. Following these visionaries on stage are some of the biggest names in payments and technology including: … Continued The post Swell 2018 Kicks Off Tomorrow appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 28 September 2018, 4:17 pm

    The inefficient management of global liquidity has long been a hurdle for cross-border payments in all regions across the world. However, this problem is particularly prominent in the Association of South Eastern Asian Nations (ASEAN) region, which has been largely underserved by correspondent banking. As a result, cross-border payments into these countries are inefficient and … Continued The post Siam Commercial Bank Pioneers RippleNet’s “Multi-hop” Feature appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 27 September 2018, 2:31 pm

    Today, we’re thrilled to announce Ripple for Good, a corporate social impact program that will support mission-driven organizations and initiatives with the potential to expand financial inclusion worldwide. The program will also focus on STEM, FinTech education and financial literacy as key drivers of a new and increasingly inclusive global digital economy. With Ripple for … Continued The post Ripple for Good Supports Education and Financial Inclusion with $100 Million Commitment appeared first on Ripple.Read More

  • Ripple - 24 September 2018, 7:02 pm

    Welcome to episode five of The Ripple Drop, a web video series covering the latest news about the company’s customers, technology, products and culture. On our first segment, SVP of Marketing Monica Long explains the significance of Swell 2018 for Ripple’s customers and what makes it such a unique event. Next we talk to Max … Continued The post The Ripple Drop – Episode 5 appeared first on Ripple.Read More

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