What is: Ripple

Ripple is a software company who has developed a fast low cost scalable blockchain solution to instantly send money globally. The solution connects banks, payment providers, exchanges and corporates via RippleNet, and provides optional access to its digital asset XRP.

Ripple’s software solution consists of:
– xCurrent
– xRapid
– xVia

Quick facts:
Company name: Ripple
Year founded: 2012
Founders: Chris Larsen, Jed McCaleb
Headquarters: San Francisco, California
Website: https://ripple.com
Technology: – RippleNet
– Ripple Protocol Consensus Algorithm (RPCA)
Use: – Global Real-Time Settlement (RTGS) system
– Remittance
– Liquidity for payments
Target audience: – Banks
– Payment providers
– Corporates
– Consumers
Coin Name: Ripple (XRP)
Ticker symbol: XRP
Total amount created: 100 billion
 Amount in circulation: 39 billion as of March 2018
Market cap: $38 billion as of March 2018
Consensus Protocol: Byzantine
Minable: No
Category: Token (Voucher)
Crypto Currency Price24H % Change Supply Volume Market Cap
XRP
$0.467982669
2.91%
40.27B XRP
$1.07B
$18.85B

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