Tag Archives: Ripple

Ripple (XRP) Not Mentioned In Western Union’s Crypto Related Patent Application

Ripple (XRP) Not Mentioned In Western Union’s Crypto Related Patent Application

Western Union, the world’s leading money transfer service, recently filed for a cryptocurrency related patent, however, there was no reference to Ripple company’s XRP token in the application. The patent document describes the use of a technology that would ensure secure online payments and enable money transfer notifications on a network similar to that of most cryptocurrency […]

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA, TRX: Price Analysis, June 29

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA, TRX: Price Analysis, June 29

Back in January of this year, the total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies reached above $832 billion. At press time, the total market capitalization has plunged to a mere $234 billion, showing the degree of carnage this space has suffered. Such a fall can scare away even the most patient investor, but big money is made by […]

Crypto Prices Plummet Sharply, With Significant Losses Across the Board

Crypto Prices Plummet Sharply, With Significant Losses Across the Board

Almost all of the top one hundred cryptocurrencies by market cap have seen significant losses within the space of just a few hours today, June 22, as data from Coin360 shows. Market visualization from Coin360 Total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies has dropped to just under $268.4 billion at press time, dropping a hefty $16 billion on the day. Total […]

Economic Research Institute: Bitcoin is Less Volatile Than Other Cryptos, Sign of Maturity

Economic Research Institute: Bitcoin is Less Volatile Than Other Cryptos, Sign of Maturity

American Institute For Economic Research (AIER), an independent 501 economic research institute that does not represent any fund or special interests, has reported that Bitcoin, the most dominant cryptocurrency in the global market, has significantly and consistently been less volatile than other digital assets since 2013. In early 2018, researchers at AIER conducted a study […]

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA: Price Analysis, June 20

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Cardano, Stellar, IOTA: Price Analysis, June 20

Bitcoin’s rolling 30-day annualized volatility has declined to about 61 percent from the highs of over 150 percent in 2017. The Blue Line Futures president believes that this is a sign that selling has exhausted, and cryptocurrencies are in a bottoming process. We have also held a similar view for the past few days and have therefore […]

Hodler’s Digest, June 11-17: A Regulatory Win for Ethereum and a Falling Market

Hodler’s Digest, June 11-17: A Regulatory Win for Ethereum and a Falling Market

Top Stories This Week Fundstrat’s Tom Lee Points To Bitcoin Futures As Reason For Price Declines Tom Lee released a report this week that posited that the reason for the falling price of Bitcoin can be linked to the expiration of Bitcoin futures contracts. According to Lee, Bitcoin’s price usually drops around 10 days before the expiration of the […]

Crypto Market Update: Major Coins Stem Further Losses, With Bitcoin Brushing $7,700

Crypto Market Update: Major Coins Stem Further Losses, With Bitcoin Brushing $7,700

Although crypto markets are still down over the past month, most of the top ten coins are in the green today, June 7. Market visualization from Coin360 Bitcoin (BTC) is comfortably holding above the $7,600 threshold and inching to a new price point of $7,700, trading at around $7,690 at press time. The leading cryptocurrency, up almost 2.3 percent over a […]

Ripple Pumps $50 Million Into Academic Research on Blockchain

Ripple Pumps $50 Million Into Academic Research on Blockchain

Ripple has announced it is setting aside millions of dollars to fund university-based research into blockchain and cryptocurrencies. According to a news announcement published Monday, the University Blockchain Research Initiative (UBRI) will see the distributed ledger payments startup collaborate with 17 universities from across the globe to boost academic research within the industry. Ripple says it will put […]

Amid Chaos, Our Decentralized Future Is Being Built

Amid Chaos, Our Decentralized Future Is Being Built

  If, during CoinDesk’s Consensus conference in May 2017, I’d predicted the crypto and blockchain industry’s subsequent experiences, you wouldn’t have believed me. Back then, CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price Index (BPI) was around $2,400. Six months later, it passed through $10,000 – right when 1,300 investors and financial professionals attended the inaugural Consensus: Invest conference. But that was […]

Crypto Market See Some Green After Week of Lows, Bitcoin Price Hovering Around $7,500

Crypto Market See Some Green After Week of Lows, Bitcoin Price Hovering Around $7,500

May 25: although crypto market prices are still down after the week’s losses, the maps are showing green today, according to data from Coin360. A rally across the board predicted in the wake of last week’s Blockchain Week in NYC did not come into fruition, with the market instead dropping around 10 percent by mid-week. The market slump could likely be […]