Search for: Ripple

barclays, bank

Ripple, Barclays Accelerator Back $1.7 Million Round for Remittance Firm

| Yogita Khatri

Barclays' accelerator program, Ripple and others have backed a $1.7 million round for a new remittance startup that will use XRP.

Cory Johnson Out As Ripple’s Chief Market Strategist

| Brady Dale

Ripple's chief market strategist, Cory Johnson, is no longer with the company, the startup confirmed Monday.

Ripple Offered Multimillion-Dollar XRP Bonuses to Lure Top Tech Talent

| Leigh Cuen

Ripple may be offering XRP bonuses worth up to $6 million in a bid to attract engineering talent.

Two Remittance Firms Go Live With Ripple-Based Payments to Thailand

| Yogita Khatri

Remittance firms UAE Exchange and Unimoni now offer blockchain-based payments to Thailand using RippleNet.

Ripple Teams With 10 New Universities for Blockchain Research Initiative

| Yogita Khatri

Ripple has partnered with another 10 top universities for its international blockchain research program, bringing the total to 29.

Ripple Hires General Counsel from Lending Giant CIT Group

| Anna Baydakova

Ripple has hired banking veteran Stuart Alderoty as its new general counsel, filling a position that had been vacant for several months.

Ripple Partners With Chinese University for Blockchain Research Program

| Yogita Khatri

Ripple has teamed up with a top Chinese university for a research program focused on blockchain regulation and development.

Euro Exim Bank Taps Ripple’s xRapid for Cross-Border Settlements

| Nikhilesh De

Euro Exim Bank is tapping Ripple's xRapid product, which uses the XRP cryptocurrency, for payments and settlements.

National Bank of Kuwait Taps Ripple for New Remittance Service

| Yogita Khatri

National Bank of Kuwait has joined Ripple’s blockchain-based payments network seeking faster cross-border money transfers.

UAE Remittance Firm Launching Ripple-Based Payments in Q1 2019

| Yogita Khatri

Abu Dhabi-based money transmitter UAE Exchange is working with Ripple to launch blockchain remittances to Asia early next year.

UAE Remittance Firm Launching Ripple-Based Payments in Q1 2019

| Yogita Khatri

Abu Dhabi-based money transmitter UAE Exchange is working with Ripple to launch blockchain remittances to Asia early next year.