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Santander to invest €20 billion as it steps up global digital banking push
Santander recently acquired the rest of Brazilian payments firm GETNET, and Botín said Santander planned to expand the business internationally and was already working on taking it to Mexico.
The final plank of its digital strategy will be to expand its international payments business, Santander One Pay FX, to noncustomers through an application called Pago FX, which the group hopes to launch in the U.K. in September. It will also target the German and Polish markets for individuals and SMEs in the near future.
Santander Bank Chairman, Ana Botin, will speak at the EconClubNY today, followed by Brad Garlinghouse (CEO Ripple)on Tuesday.
Revolut selects,Ripple integrated, Bottomline (NASDAQ:EPAY)for access to Faster Payments
Widely recognised as a “tech superstar”, Revolut has had great success as an alternative to physical banks, offering a range of digital financial services targeted at young, tech-savvy users. Revolut's services are currently available in Europe, with a public beta underway in Australia and plans to launch in the US, Singapore and Japan in the coming months.
Ripple to Bring Blockchain Technology to Finastra’s Banking Customers
"Ripple and Finastra have teamed up to offer Ripple’s blockchain technology through Finastra’s payments solutions to support fast cross-border payments. As part of the collaboration, Finastra’s customers will be able to connect and transact with RippleNet partners"
With a global footprint and the broadest set of financial software solutions available on the market, Finastra has $1.9 billion in revenues, 10,000 employees and over 9,000 customers, including 90 of the top 100 banks globally.
Xago Launches South Africa’s First XRP-only Gateway and Exchange
The exchange connects to and utilises RippleNet to trade, send and receive XRP only, the native digital asset used by Ripple.
Xago has built the exchange in order to create liquidity of XRP in South Africa, acting as the market-making platform for cryptocurrency enthusiasts and businesses that wish to trade with and utilise XRP and the Ripple Ledger. Due to the fast settlement between wallets, RippleNet is a viable option for transferring value between exchanges, reducing exposure to volatility.
Mooi artikel van Reuters vandaag:
Ahead of Libra, XRP cryptocurrency gains toehold in commerce
Facebook’s Libra may be grabbing all the headlines at the moment, yet a major cryptocurrency already exists that’s gained a toehold in mainstream commerce. XRP, the third-biggest cryptocurrency by market value, seeks to succeed where bitcoin and other digital currencies have largely failed: in powering fast and low-cost transactions.
Bank of America’s Job Posting Hints It Hired a Dedicated Ripple Specialist
The United States’ second largest bank appears to have hired a specialist for an implementation of blockchain-based payment network Ripple.
Bank seeks Ripple team lead
According to a job description on professional social network LinkedIn
Bank of America Works With Ripple’s Technology
The new employee is expected to lead the product management team for the Ripple Project, a decentralized ledger technology-based solution to cross border payments marketed to GTS clients.
Ripple’s Xpring doet investering in BRD-wallet ter stimulering adoptie XRP
BRD, voorheen Bread, is een cryptocurrency wallet voor smartphones. Xpring richt zich met de investering waarschijnlijk vooral op het grote aantal gebruikers dat de wallet-dienst naar verluidt heeft. Zo’n 2,5 miljoen mensen in 170 landen zouden gebruik maken van BRD’s wallet. In de blogpost legt Xpring uit:
BRD maakt gebruik van de mogelijkheden die cryptocurrencies bieden door consumenten volledige controle te geven over hun eigen geld in hun non-custodial wallet. Dit kan leiden tot nieuwe soorten gedecentraliseerde financiële diensten (DeFi) zoals gedecentraliseerd bankieren, lenen en peer-to-peer-transacties waarvoor geen tussenpersonen nodig zijn en die het beste werken op snelle, betrouwbare en open-source ledgers zoals XRP.
Forex Broker FXCM Launches Basket of 5 Cryptos for Retail Investors
the cryptocurrency basket will enable the grouping of numerous cryptocurrencies all into one tradeable product therefore allowing traders to collate multiple digital assets in one go, without the need to independently manage them. It is made up of the 5 cryptocurrencies,which are equally weighted, currently traded on FXCM’s platform: Bitcoin, XRP, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash and Ether.
Our Investment in Bitso
This innovative company plays a vital role in RippleNet’s US – MXN corridor by providing critical liquidity for payments. Earlier this year, Ripple launched On-Demand Liquidity (ODL) capabilities with MoneyGram into Mexico, with Bitso as the key exchange partner. As Ripple expands ODL in Latin America, so too will our partnership with Bitso.
Ripple, Coinbase Invest in Mexico’s Biggest Crypto Exchange Bitso
An early partner of Bitso, Ripple has led the new investment round to support the first cryptocurrency exchange in Mexico, the company officially announced on Oct. 14.
As reported by crypto publication The Block, the new investment round also involves major investors including United States-based crypto exchange and wallet provider Coinbase, Jump Capital as well as existing investors such as Digital Currency Group and Pantera Capital. The amount of investment has not been disclosed.
CoinField introduces “SOLOGENIC”- built on XRP ledger to issue stock and fiat backed stablecoins
CoinField reveals full details of Sologenic, a sophisticated ecosystem that facilitates trading of on-demand tokenized assets, including stocks and ETFs from 25+ global stock exchanges or fiat-backed stablecoins on top of the XRP ledger (XRPL).
Tokenize, Trade, Earn and Spend
Sologenic is merging traditional financial markets with crypto by leveraging the XRPL to enable ultra-fast and efficient transactions in real-time. Users can invest, trade, and tokenize assets such as stocks, ETFs, and fiat on-demand. For example, a tokenized stablecoin of TSLA or USD is presented as TSLA? or USD?. These stablecoins are tradable and redeemable against XRP and SOLO on both CoinField exchange & XRPL DEX.
ASMX IS A B2B BLOCKCHAIN BASED SOLUTION FOR TRADING PRIVATE AND CORPORATE DEBT WORLDWIDE.
Ripple’s token, XRP, will be used on the ASMX platform to settle tradeson the secondary market. XRP is a reliable, on-demand option to source liquidity for cross-border payments.
Coinfield to open up 30,000 stocks for crypto trading on Ripple's XRPL
The exchange’s groundbreaking plans merge traditional financial markets and stablecoins, says its CEO Bob Ras.
The project has been six months in development, and Coinfield’s partners include top securities legal firms, Wietse Wind, the founder of XRPL Labs and online banking firm Cashaa.
Tesla shares, for example, would be converted to a tokenized stablecoin version of TSLA, TSLA?. And USD would become USD?.
These stablecoins will be tradable against XRP and Solo on CoinField’s exchange and the XRPL DEX.
Ripple invests in Towo Labs
The investment will support Towo Labs’ development of hardware wallet firmware with support for all XRP Ledger (XRPL) transaction types and a trustless, non-custodial web interface to the XRP Ledger.
(...)With full XRP support among leading hardware wallets, transactions can be prepared from untrusted devices and applications — for example, over the web — before being reviewed and securely signed inside a hardware wallet.
Ripple investeert in start-up voor hardware wallet
Xpring is hard op weg om via verschillende kanalen de adoptie voor Ripple’s XRP steeds meer te vergroten. Eerder in oktober liet Xpring al weten om te investeren in cryptocurrency wallet BRD om gebruikers in staat te stellen om XRP te bewaren, aan te kopen, te verkopen en uit te geven, via de wallet.
De huidige berichtgeving doet vermoeden dat Ripple bezig is om een fundament te leggen om nieuwe diensten zoals bankieren, leningen en peer-to-peer-transacties mogelijk te maken, zonder de noodzaak van tussenpartijen.
Begin deze maand werd ook bekend gemaakt dat betalingsverwerkinggigant BitPay een samenwerking met Xpring is aangegaan om support te leveren voor Ripples XRP. Xpring zei dat wereldwijd bedrijven nu in staat zijn om betalingen met XRP te accepteren via BitPay, zonder dat hiervoor aanpassingen of complexe integraties benodigd zijn.
Blockchain-Shy Bank of America Quietly Pilots Ripple Technology
Bank of America, the second-largest bank in the U.S., has quietly tested out Ripple’s distributed ledger technology – and may be planning to do more with it.
Ripple went so far as to identify B of A as a “customer” in a presentation given at a seminar held by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) late last year.
Presentatie aan IMF:
Ripple CEO Blasts Libra, Boasts of Warchest
"Ripple, which offers technology that facilitates real-time settlements between banks, is striking more than 30 deals a week with financial institutions, according to Garlinghouse."
XRP Is Up 30% On September As Bitcoin Flatlines—Ripple Sees It Going Even Higher
"It’s on all of us to rise above the FUD and the tone-deaf who treat digital assets like a religion instead of technologies that can solve real world problems," Ripple wrote, adding it "will continue to take proactive steps to address misinformation and FUD while being a responsible and transparent stakeholder of XRP."
Here’s Everything We Know About Ripple’s Investment in Bitso
Although Ripple did not mention how much was invested in Bitso, however, the likes of Jump Capital, Digital Currency Group, Pantera Capital and especially Coinbase have also invested in Bitso.
Above tells the cryptocurrency world that the collaboration between Ripple and Bitso has the potential of yielding a very good result in the end as Bitso stands the chance of becoming a renown cryptocurrency exchange beyond LatAm.
At the time of writing, a news publication has it that Bitso has received a whopping 10 percent increase in XRP liquidity, moments after the Ripple partnership agreement.
Ripple’s XRP wordt steeds meer gebruikt in Amerika en Mexico
Dat de liquiditeit van XRP flink stijgt is een goed teken. En als grote Amerikaanse en Mexicaanse banken merken dat er veel gebruik gemaakt wordt van XRP, dan is de kans groot dat er spoedig nog veel meer grote banken zich aansluiten bij het RippleNet.
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