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XRP

XRP

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These assets constitute roughly 99% of the market by volume at eight of the largest and most trustworthy exchanges.

Price
$0.244444
24 Hour % Change
-0.47%
Market Cap
$24.44B
Volume (24h)
$1.43B
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24 Hour Low
$0.239998
24 Hour High
$0.247766
Net change
$-0.001159
24 Hour Open
$0.245584
All time high
$3.40
Total Supply
99.99B
Returns (24H)
-0.47%
Returns (YTD)
27.18%
Volatility (30d)
0.41
Transaction Count (24h)
879,624
Average Transaction Fee (24h)
$0.000110
Value Transacted (24h)
$110.50M

About XRP

Category
Currency
Value proposition
Payments

XRP is known as a Real Time Gross Settlement System which is a ‘currency exchange and remittance network’ that independent servers validate. The currency traded is known as XRP and transfer times are immediate. XRP can be exchanged for most other currencies with its unique selling proposition being the avoidance of fees and wait times often associated with banks. It isn’t made up of a blockchain but rather a Hash Tree and its currency can’t be mined because there are a finite number of coins – 100 billion. XRP is popular with banks and institutions though the XRP token isn’t necessarily required for each transaction.

The XRP price page is part of The CoinDesk 20 that features price history, price ticker, market cap and live charts for the top cryptocurrencies.

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