This is the second post of three in a series on Ripple’s vision and product strategy. You can read the first here and the final post here. Our Strategy: Partner and Rebuild We learned early in our journey that despite what Bitcoin purists will preach, financial institutions aren’t the enemy. Money...
Ripple’s growth and success can be attributed to the hard work of the bright and driven people that work at the company. The engineering team at Ripple has been critical to creating solutions to improve cross-border payments, and with the recent addition of Raghu Battula, the Senior Director of Engineering,...
Ripple has had an incredible year. From adding new RippleNet members, including American Express, to launching Swell — our first-ever conference — Ripple has showed no signs of slowing down. In order to help the company continue to grow, Ripple has appointed Ron Will as the new chief financial officer. Will...
The Brazilian state of São Paulo is looking to cryptocurrency to help solve its infrastructure problems. The state, home to 45 million residents and the city of São Paulo – the largest metropolis in the southern hemisphere and the third-largest in the world – plans to use a token called...
This is the first post of three in a series on Ripple’s vision and product strategy. You can read the second here and the final post here. Though it didn’t happen overnight, we’re living in a new world; blockchain and digital assets went from niche to mainstream in 2017. Since 2014,...
It was easy to feel the energy and excitement at the San Francisco Palace of Fine Arts Theatre as a massive crowd of blockchain enthusiasts flowed into the 2018 Blockchain Connect Conference, forcing it to quickly reach capacity. The annual conference —  which caters to blockchain scientists, developers, investors...
XRP’s advantage over other digital assets derives from its underlying technology and utility. It’s incredibly scalable — powering over 1,500 transactions per second — and is faster than any other digital asset available today. It also has a compelling use case: the potential to solve the liquidity problem inherent...
Initial coin offerings (ICOs) are evolving into an industry unto themselves. As in any growing business, you can tell this is happening when new third-party providers crop up with ever-more specialized services. In the ICO industry, that's the handful of platforms that have recently launched to support token issuers throughout the...
Watch this live Q&A with Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse where he’ll answer questions from the Ripple community. We’ll have a recording for those who missed it. Here’s a transcript of the Q&A: Monica: Hi, welcome to Ripple HQ. I’m here with Brad Garlinghouse, our CEO. I’m Monica Long, VP of Marketing,...