LitePay and Litecoin Cash Fork Interest Lifts Litecoin’s Value

This is the first time Litecoin has shown solid gains in less than two months. Interest generated by LitePay and the Litecoin Cash fork may be responsible for it.

Ripple Teams Up with Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority in Pilot Program for KSA Banks

SAMA and Ripple have teamed up in developing a pilot program in order to offer support to banks in KSA via xCurrent. The xCurrent is Ripple’s enterprise software solution that allows banks to automatically settle cross-border payments which include end-to-end tracking.

UAE Exchange Partners with DLT Startup Ripple

DLT startup Ripple has formed a new partnership with Abu Dhabi-based remittance firm UAE Exchange.

Western Union Inks Partnership with Ripple to Pilot XRP-Based Transactions

Global leader in international money transfer Western Union has recently tied-up with Ripple, as the financial services company trials both Blockchain and XRP digital currency for capital optimization.

Ripple Inks Partnership with China’s Major Remittance Firm to Introduce Blockchain-Based Payment

One of the largest mobile-based micro payment provider licensed in Hongkong LianLian Pay has recently inked a partnership with payment network RippleNet to implement Blockchain-based cross-border transaction.

Litecoin Introduces LitePal and LitePay for Partner Merchants

Litecoin, one of the oldest and most successful cryptocurrencies in the market, has introduced LitePay and LitePal that will streamline and simplify the payments processes for individuals and merchants around the world.

Aliant Payment Systems Partners with NetCents Technology Inc. to Support Litecoin Payments

Alliant Payment Systems offers its merchant base the ability to accept Litecoin and Ethereum payments.

Banco Santander to Unveil Ripple-Based Same-Day Payment Service

Banco Santander has slated to launch its Blockchain-based multinational mobile payment service in the first quarter of 2018.

London Football Exchange Introduces Own Digital Currency

London Football Exchange (LFE) has introduced its own digital currency in form of LFE points and runs on Stellar and Ripple networks to provide opportunities for its members to participate in club experiences.

A Fake Charlie Lee Account on Twitter Attempts to Scam Litecoin Holders

A fake Charlie Lee account is currently attempting to scam Litecoin holders on Twitter.

SBI Ripple Asia Establishes Conglomerate to Introduce DLT in Securities Firms

SBI Ripple Asia – a collective enterprise between DLT payment startup Ripple and Japanese investment firm SBI Holdings – is establishing a conglomerate that will delve into how distributed ledger technology (DLT) can be utilized in securities products.

Ripple’s XRP is Now Supported by Dubai’s Top Cryptocurrency Exchange

Blockchain payment processing service Ripple is now supported by BitOasis, Dubai's top cryptocurrency exchange.

Global Banks Shy Away from Using Ripple’s XRP Tokens

For the past six years, Ripple has been working to make cross-border payments faster and cheaper. However, most global banks are still not sure about the idea of using XRP tokens.

Ripple Ex-Employees Raising Capital for Crypto Hedge Fund

The simultaneous filings to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) dated Jan. 25 and 26 show that co-founders Tim Lewkow and Eli Lang are raising funds to support Fractal Investments, which focuses on crypto-assets.

Former Ripple Chief Risk Officer Kidd Makes $57.5M Investment in Uphold

Former Ripple Chief Risk Officer Greg Kidd invests $57.5 million in the digital money platform Uphold.