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Swell 2018 digital asset adoption panel

Ripple Grapples With Its $21 Billion ‘Gorilla’: Crypto Asset Adoption

| David Floyd

Ripple's "800-pound gorilla" in the room is whether financial institutions will actually use cryptocurrencies in cross-border payments.

With Rambling Clinton Keynote, Ripple Is Sending a Clear Message

| David Floyd

It wasn't about what Clinton had to say. It was about putting Clinton on the stage.

Ripple Event Reveal: 3 Companies Are Now Using XRP for Real Payments

| David Floyd

During Ripple's annual Swell conference, CEO Brad Garlinghouse announced three firms that will use XRP in commercial cross-border payments.

Bill Clinton: Over-Regulation Could Kill Blockchain’s ‘Golden Goose’

| Stan Higgins and David Floyd

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton highlighted the need to avoid too much regulation of new technologies like blockchain on Monday.

Blockchain of the Vanities? Sibos, Swell and Stellar Troll in Toronto

| Bailey Reutzel

No one won the game of trolls, but competition between Swift, Ripple and Stellar is still fierce, even though it might be too early for fists.

Web Creator Tim Berners-Lee: Blockchain Builders Should Beware Misuse

| Bailey Reutzel

Sir Tim Berners-Lee encouraged the blockchain space to think about the unintended consequences of its actions in a talk at Ripple's Swell conference.

Downplaying ‘Digital Assets’: Blockchain Reigns at Ripple’s Swell Event

| Bailey Reutzel

An upstart financial conference yesterday saw discussion of digital assets – though so-called "unregulated" cryptocurrencies were the butt of…

Bernanke at Ripple Event: Blockchain Has ‘Obvious’ Benefits in Payments

| Bailey Reutzel

Former Fed chairman Ben Bernanke said blockchain technology has the opportunity to innovate in payments during Ripple's Swell conference.