Altcoin Platform Shuts Down Due to Financial Difficulties

Altcoin trading platform has revealed that it is closing because of financial difficulties. 

BitPay Partners with Ripple’s Xpring to Support Payments in XRP

Major cryptocurrency processor BitPay has entered a collaboration with Ripple's venture arm Xpring to support payments with XRP.

Ripple Avoids XRP Question in Motion to Dismiss Securities Lawsuit

Blockchain network Ripple has applied for a motion to dismiss a lawsuit charging it for offering unregistered securities. 

Coinbase Pro Announces Listing of Cryptocurrency Dash

Digital currency exchange Coinbase revealed its listing of cryptocurrency dash following an exploration period with the exchange that finished a week ago.

Firm Behind Zcash Reports Losses in First Quarter of 2019

The company behind privacy-centric cryptocurrency Zcash (ZEC), Electric Coin Company (ECC), detailed financial losses in the first quarter of 2019.

UK-Based Remittance Firm Partners with Ripple to Enter New Markets

Distributed ledger startup Ripple has included a new client to its worldwide settlements platform, RippleNet.

US Treasury Blacklists Crypto Addresses of Alleged Narcotics Traffickers

The three purported narcotic operators related to these addresses are Chinese citizens Xiaobing Yan, Fujing Zheng, and Guanghua Zheng.

Ripple CEO Aims to Make New Investments to Press Advantage

Ripple intends to create new investments and acquisitions, with some deals purportedly underway, the company CEO said.

Abra Prohibits Americans from Holding EOS and 4 Additional Altcoins

California-based crypto wallet service Abra will limit a few services for American clients beginning August. 

Binance’s US Crypto Exchange Hires Former Ripple Exec as CEO

BAM Trading Services, the operator of the forthcoming U.S. cryptocurrency exchange of Binance, has tapped an ex-Ripple professional as its new CEO.

Imgur Secures $20M from Micropayments Startup Coil

Widely-known image hosting site Imgur announced it has secured $20 million in venture equity from Coil, a micropayments tool for content creators.

Litecoin Foundation Gives Crypto Debit Card Another Go

The new debit card will be usable at card terminals around the world.

European Payment App 2gether Adds Dash to List of Supported Tokens

European payment app 2gether is adding dash to its roster of supported tokens.

Ripple and MoneyGram Sign Share Buy, xRapid Deal

The deal will see Ripple spending $30 million to buy MoneyGram shares at $4.10 apiece⁠—almost three times the latter's stock is currently worth.

Ripple Opens New Office in Brazil

Ripple has found a new home in Brazil.