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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.

Japanese Bank Abandons Work With SBI Ripple’s ‘Money Tap’ App

| Yogita Khatri

Resona, one of three Japanese banks working with SBI Holdings and Ripple on their blockchain app Money Tap, is pulling out of the project.

Bain Capital and Ripple’s Xpring Invest in DeFi Founder’s ‘Scout Fund’

| Brady Dale

With a million dollars from Bain Capital and Ripple's VC arm, Robert Leshner is making small bets on early-stage crypto entrepreneurs.

Ripple Co-Founder Donates $25 Million in XRP to US University

| Yogita Khatri

Ripple co-founder Chris Larsen, his wife Lyna Lam and the Rippleworks nonprofit have donated $25 million in XRP to San Francisco State University.

EU Blockchain Group Launches With SWIFT, Ripple Onboard

| Yogita Khatri

Over 100 firms including SWIFT, IBM and Ripple have joined a blockchain association officially launched by the European Commission on Wednesday.

Ripple’s Xpring Helps Launch $100 Million Fund for Game Developers

| Anna Baydakova

Xpring, Ripple's grant network for developers, has partnered with gaming startup Forte to create a $100 million fund to support game devs.