Ripple and XRP are still shining in the spotlight and if all their latest achievements were not enough, here’s another great news regarding the digital asset.
The Japanese Internet giant GMO, operator of crypto exchange GMO Coin just released the results of a new web survey dating from January 30 to February 20.
XRP’s price to surge in 2019
The survey targeted 10,964 users, and it says that 50% of the respondents have said that XRP is the crypto which will rise in price in 2019, as reported by The Daily Hodl.
70% of the respondents are confident about the future of crypto overall. The online publication details other significant results:
More than 70% are holding cryptos as long-term investments.
Roughly 90% began trading after 2017, after Bitcoin’s record high and significant media attention.
Roughly 20% began trading in 2019.
The respondents have identified high returns as the main reason for trading crypto, and the sources of anxiety for traders have been identified as the following: the market volatility, exchange security, crypto itself and reliability.
A study that has been released back in 2018 by the Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA) in 2018, there are 3.5 million Japanese crypto traders.