Many of the world’s poor in developing countries — nearly 2 billion, according to the World Bank — struggle to lift themselves out of poverty simply because they don’t have a bank account or financial services. This is a missed opportunity for the financial services industry that has traditionally focused...
The team at Ripple couldn’t be more excited for Swell — a high-impact blockchain program that brings leaders in banking and blockchain technology together in a three-day confab. On the first day of the program, Dr. Ben Bernanke, Former Chairman of the Fed (2006 – 2014), will be our first...
Starting today, Ripple will offer a unique reward for financial institutions that are the first in their markets to process and promote commercial payments on RippleNet. The reward will come in the form of rebates through the new RippleNet Accelerator Program. Building on growing network effects, the RippleNet Accelerator Program...
Image: Shutterstock Ripple is having an incredible year. The buzz around blockchain and digital assets has led many financial institutions and payments providers to scrutinize the market and separate the wheat from the chaff. And in many cases, it’s clear that Ripple’s enterprise blockchain network — RippleNet — is the...
XRP acts as a bridge between fiat currencies. Image: Shutterstock Of all the digital assets on the market, XRP is the one that continues to turn heads. The digital asset’s value surged from $0.006 in January 2017 to $3.60 by the beginning of January 2018 — an increase of more...
Image: Shutterstock Singapore has publicly stated ambitions to be the world’s leading fintech and innovation hub. It is also one of the biggest and busiest global trade centers with many large, multinational companies basing their regional treasury offices in the country. For these reasons, and to support our rapidly-growing customer...
Image: Shutterstock SBI Ripple Asia has today signed a partnership agreement with DAYLI Intelligence, a subsidiary of DAYLI Financial Group, to bring Ripple’s enterprise blockchain solutions for cross-border payments to the South Korean market. DAYLI Intelligence provides blockchain solutions and AI-based technology infrastructure for financial institutions and will work with SBI...
Image: Shutterstock We have been committed since day one to providing frictionless global payment services to financial institutions around the world. To make good on that commitment, we have actively opened new offices to serve our growing customer base, including Australia in 2015, in Japan through a joint venture with...
Image: Shutterstock We are proud to announce that the XRP ecosystem is expanding and diversifying further, making it easier than ever for individuals to access the digital asset. Today we are pleased to share that XRP has become available to a broader customer base via Bitcoin IRA’s retirement accounts and Kingdom...
Ripple has appointed former U.S. State Department Official Anja Manuel to its board of directors. Manuel has served as a special advisor to Ripple since 2015. Manuel is a respected foreign policy and regulatory expert with extensive experience in international business, policy and government. She currently advises U.S. corporates on...