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Former Ripple Exec to Lead Binance’s US Expansion as New Exchange CEO

| Wolfie Zhao

The operator of Binance's upcoming U.S. crypto exchange has hired a former Ripple executive to lead the roll out of the new platform. 

Imgur Raises $20 Million From Ex-Ripple CTO’s Micropayments Startup

| Daniel Kuhn

The popular image hosting site Imgur is tying up with a micropayments startup founded by Ripple's former CTO.

Ripple Could Invest Up to $50 Million in MoneyGram in XRP Boosting Deal

| Nikhilesh De

Money transfer giant MoneyGram will use Ripple's xRapid and the XRP cryptocurrency to settle cross-border transactions as part of a new partnership.

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Ripple Kicks Off South America Expansion With Brazil Launch

| Daniel Palmer

Blockchain payments company Ripple has launched in Brazil as the first stage of its planned expansion across South America.

SBI Plans Launch of In-Store Payments With Ripple-Powered ‘Money Tap’ App

| Daniel Palmer

SBI Ripple Asia is live testing in-store payments using its Ripple xCurrent-powered Money Tap app before a full launch "this year."

Ripple’s Xpring, Outlier Ventures Back $4 Million Raise for Agoric

| Nikhilesh De

Agoric, which is looking to build a smart contract-focused programming language, secured $4 million in backing from Ripple's Xpring and others.

Ripple Adds SBI President To Its Board of Directors

| Yogita Khatri

Ripple has added Japanese financial giant SBI Holdings' president and CEO Yoshitaka Kitao to its board.

Euronet Subsidiary Ria Turns to Ripple Tech Seeking Faster Money Transfers

| Yogita Khatri

Ria Money Transfer, one of the world's biggest remittance firms, has joined Ripple's blockchain-based payments network.

Ex-Ripple CTO Launches Blogging Platform to Pay Content Creators XRP

| Leigh Cuen

The Coil blogging platform offers tipping via XRP and in future plans to work with a variety of assets.

Ripple Says Sales of XRP Cryptocurrency Grew 31% in Q1

| Yogita Khatri

Blockchain payments startup Ripple has reported a 31 percent quarter-to-quarter increase in sales of XRP.