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Tag: xCurrent

December 9, 2018

American Express Announces That Ripple Powers Cross-Border Transactions In A Few Seconds

American Express unveils the results of a pilot test of Ripple’s xCurrent solution for cross-border payments. Ripple can improve international payments During the Wings of Change Europe conference in Madrid, Amex general manager of corporate payments Carlos Carriedo said that Ripple’s tech could significantly improve international payments. “We did a pilot. We did a test, … Continue reading “American Express Announces That Ripple Powers Cross-Border Transactions In A Few Seconds”

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December 4, 2018

Siam Commercial Bank Is Using Crypto To Power Payments, Says Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse – Hinting At XRP?

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse stated that one of its Asian partners is now using crypto to power their cross-border payments. We’re referring at Siam Commercial Bank which is already using Ripple’s product xCurrent in order to power real-time payments between Japan and Thailand. During the Singapore FinTech Festival, Ripple’s CEO stated that the bank takes … Continue reading “Siam Commercial Bank Is Using Crypto To Power Payments, Says Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse – Hinting At XRP?”

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November 28, 2018

Ripple Upgrades American Express And Santander – New Access To xRapid Is Available, But No One Actually Uses It Yet

Ripple started to roll out the new version of xCurrent to some of its clients, and the main ones are Santander and American Express. Rolling out xCurrent 4.0 The new version of xCurrent is 4.0, and it provides financial giants the option to plug into xRapid which is Ripple’s cross-border payment solution that’s powered by XRP … Continue reading “Ripple Upgrades American Express And Santander – New Access To xRapid Is Available, But No One Actually Uses It Yet”

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November 27, 2018

Ripple Facilitates The Integration Of XRP By Customers; Dilip Rao To Speak At The Seminar Of The World Bank

XRP, the second largest crypto by market cap with a market value of $14,300,905,105 on CoinMarketCap has been retreating amidst the global crypto sell-off, but it still manages to resist pretty well compared to its rivals. Ripple is rolling out a new version of xCurrent Ripple is currently rolling out a new version of its popular … Continue reading “Ripple Facilitates The Integration Of XRP By Customers; Dilip Rao To Speak At The Seminar Of The World Bank”

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November 24, 2018

Former eBay Chief Says Ripple’s Products Could Be Essential For The Future Of e-Commerce

Former eBay chief product officer R.J. Pittman says that Ripple, xRapid and XRP could become extremely important for the role in the e-commerce growth. Ripple could play an important role in e-commerce During Ripple’s recent Swell conference which took place in San Francisco, Pittman said that only about 10-20% of all transactions in the US … Continue reading “Former eBay Chief Says Ripple’s Products Could Be Essential For The Future Of e-Commerce”

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November 12, 2018

Ripple Brings xCurrent To China And Teams Up With AmEx And LianLian Venture

Ripple just penetrated China’s market with the approval of LianLian’s joint venture American Express to process card payments. It seems that China eventually approved AmEx’s operation and this makes it the very first American company that has direct access to the China e-commerce market. AmEx will be able to resolve payments and transactions in Yuan, … Continue reading “Ripple Brings xCurrent To China And Teams Up With AmEx And LianLian Venture”

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October 25, 2018

XRP-powered xRapid Enjoys Enhanced Traction – Ripple’s Asheesh Birla Announces That Banks Using xCurrent Plan To Upgrade To xRapid

Currently there are a lot of banks that are using Ripple’s xCurrent tech and it seems that they’re looking to upgrade to the company’s product that is powered by XRP, xRapid, says Ripple’s senior vice president of product management Asheesh Birla. Birla was interviewed by the financial outlet The Banker and they made the interview … Continue reading “XRP-powered xRapid Enjoys Enhanced Traction – Ripple’s Asheesh Birla Announces That Banks Using xCurrent Plan To Upgrade To xRapid”

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October 4, 2018

SBI Ripple Asia’s MoneyTap App Based on xCurrent Rolled Out In Japan

MoneyTap app is consumer-focused blockchain money transfer application for Android and iOS devices. The platform, developed by SBI Ripple Asia, rolled out in Japan. As reported by Ripple, the MoneyTap app is the brainchild of SBI Ripple Asia, helped by several partner banks. Also, a new website has been established for this application where it says that … Continue reading “SBI Ripple Asia’s MoneyTap App Based on xCurrent Rolled Out In Japan”

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September 18, 2018

Ripple’s xRapid Might Go Live As Soon As Next Month 

Yesterday, during an interview with CNBC, Sagar Sarbhai, Head of Government & Regulatory Relations, APAC & Middle East at Ripple discussed the long-awaited xRapid and crypto in general. He stated that the narrative of crypto a few years ago was good in terms of the blockchain, but bad regarding crypto. He continued by saying that … Continue reading “Ripple’s xRapid Might Go Live As Soon As Next Month “

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August 16, 2018

Ripple (XRP) Is Targeting China, Eyeing 1.3 Billion People For Offering Its Cross-Border Payment Solutions

Ripple’s VP of EU strategic accounts made some very interesting and exciting statements lately. Jeremy Light told CNBC in a new interview that Ripple is interested in China and it’s enormous population for offering its suite of cross-border payment solutions there. “China is definitely of interest. It is definitely a target,” Light said. “China is … Continue reading “Ripple (XRP) Is Targeting China, Eyeing 1.3 Billion People For Offering Its Cross-Border Payment Solutions”

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