Great news for crypto lovers of New York. Popular exchange Coinbase launches support for XRP trading in the capital city of USA. The firm has made the announcement over its official Twitter handle. The New York citizens with interest in crypto can buy, sell, send, receive and convert XRP on Coinbase’s official site. They can […]
RippleNet has announced the availability of Ripple XRP on EO.Finance, a European licensed crypto wallet, and crypto-fiat exchange. The addition of the cryptocurrency to EO.Finance will enable consumers to buy XRP using their credit and debit cards. Moreover, they can also exchange a number of cryptocurrencies to XRP and vice-versa, along with the facility of deposits and withdrawals.
National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) has launched RippleNet-reliant NBK Direct Remit service. The service will be available to all NBK customers who have access to NBK Online Banking. As reported, the tool will allow customers to have a secure and reliable remittance service at lesser costs. Moreover, the online banking services will be available 24/7, easing transfers from anywhere and anytime.
Omni, a rental service company, has partnered with Ripple and its cryptocurrency XRP to improve the liquidity for its users. The platform will enable owners to earn in XRP coins without the need of actually investing in the cryptocurrency.
Coinbase has attracted a lot of negative comments on its various social sites after the cryptocurrency trading platform confirmed the addition of XRP with Ripple’s logo. XRP will be available as a supported asset only and cannot be traded using Coinbase platform.
Ripple has managed to create yet another hype after releasing an advertisement of its instant messaging payment system, XRP Text by mocking the current outdated payment system of banks. The advertisement shows how banks could better serve their customers better on instant payment system by hopping on a plane to transport cash from one place to another.
Omni, a digital marketplace where users can earn money for renting out their properties has added XRP cash out system for their customers. They can now redeem cash in terms of either fiat currency USD or cryptocurrency XRP, announced Thomas McLeod, Founder of Omni on Friday, 19th October.
In a recent survey, 73% of respondents said they would use XRP over other cryptocurrencies to make their first purchase on a trip from New York City (NYC) to Las Vegas. Interestingly, only 15% responded in favour of Bitcoin (BTC) and 9% told they will prefer Litecoin (LTC).
Marcus Treacher, Ripple’s Global Head of Strategic Accounts highlighted how XRP has the potential to bring a new era of liquid provisioning in future. His interview with Citi Bank VP also opened about Ripple’s current effort to help banks for moving value between each other.
Recently, Chris Larsen – co-founder of Ripple has topped as the World’s richest Crypto Tycoon with a total net worth of $2.1 billion. He made Forbes 400 list as the 383rd richest person on Earth, as published on Thursday.