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Ripple Has Sold Over $250 Million in XRP in Q2 of 2019

Ripple Has Sold Over $250 Million in XRP in Q2 of 2019

  • Ripple's new quarterly market report has revealed a 48% quarterly increase in XRP sold.
  • The report also shows that the company released 3 billion out of its escrow, but reinvested 2.1 billion back in new escrow contracts.
Japanese Exchange Bitpoint Suspends Services After a Hack

Japanese Exchange Bitpoint Suspends Services After a Hack

  • 3.5 billion yen worth of cryptocurrencies were stolen, 2.5 of them belonged to customers.
  • The hot wallet that was drained was holding BTC, BCH, XRP, ETH and LTC.
Ripple Incubator Xpring has Invested $500 Million in XRP Projects in a Year

Ripple Incubator Xpring has Invested $500 Million in XRP Projects in a Year

  • Ripple's incubator and investment arm Xpring has invested $500 million in over 20 XRP projects and companies since its creation last year.
  • The Xpring team is also designing a development platform that offers resources such as libraries, tools, and services for developers.
Coinfirm Partners with Ripple to Investigate XRP's Compliance With AML Provisions

Coinfirm Partners with Ripple to Investigate XRP’s Compliance With AML Provisions

  • The new partnership will see Coinfirm investigate how the XRP cryptocurrency is being used, and rate their risk level for AML compliance reasons.
  • Coinfirm will also try to identify if a transaction has passed through a "mixer", and if the funds are coming from a known theft or hack.
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Another Crypto Exchange Hacked, This Time for $4.2 Million

  • Bitrue has been transparent about the situation, calming users that their funds will be restored.
  • $4.2 million worth of XRP and ADA were stolen, authorities have been notified and are trying to identify the perpetrator.
Ripple Will Invest $50 Million in MoneyGram International

Ripple Will Invest $50 Million in MoneyGram International

  • Payment Network Ripple Will Invest $50 Million in MoneyGram.
  • The current contract comes as a sequel to their 2018 mutual work.
  • The contract allows MoneyGram to use XRP and xRapid.
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Nasdaq to Add Brave New Coin’s XRP Liquidity Index on May 1

Nasdaq, the world's largest stock exchange operator, is adding another cryptocurrency index to its global data service,...
Ripple Release Report Showing They Sold $535 Million Worth of XRP in 2018

Ripple Release Report Showing They Sold $535 Million Worth of XRP in 2018

Ripple have released their report for the fourth quarter of 2018, claiming impressive sales of their cryptocurrency...
R3 Announce New App which Supports XRP Payments

R3 Announce New App which Supports XRP Payments

R3, an enterprise blockchain software firm, has announced, in a press release, the launch of their new application Corda...
Cryptocurrency Communities - Which Have Remained the Most Active

Cryptocurrency Communities – Which Have Remained the Most Active (Part 2 of 4)

In our previous article on cryptocurrency communities, we came to some unexpected conclusions, based on raw data about reddit...