Ripple Boosts Blockchain Advocacy Efforts With New Washington DC Office

Ripple has opened a new office in Washington, D.C., in a bid to strengthen its advocacy efforts for blockchain and cryptocurrency. Announced on Tuesday, the blockchain payments technology provider said the new premises near the heart of U.S. government comes alongside an expansion of its global regulatory team as it ramps up efforts to educate policymakers on the benefits of the tech. Amid that expansion, Craig Phillips, a former top aide to U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, has joined Ripple’s board of directors. Phillips, the firm says, will bring “depth” to its…

Ripple (XRP) Price Following Uptrend, LINK & MATIC Outperforms

Ripple price is gaining momentum above the $0.2920 and $0.2950 resistances against the US dollar. The price is up around 3% and it revisited the $0.3040 resistance area. Yesterday’s highlighted key bearish trend line was breached with resistance near $0.2940 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). Two altcoins – LINK and MATIC are outperforming and gained more than 8% in the past few hours. Ripple price is following a nice uptrend against the US Dollar and bitcoin. XRP price is likely to continue higher…

Ripple (XRP) Price Eyeing Upside Break While Bitcoin Is Recovering

Ripple price is slowly moving higher towards the $0.2950 resistance area against the US dollar. The price is facing an uphill task near the $0.2950 and $0.2980 resistance levels. There is a major bearish trend line forming with resistance near $0.2950 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The price could either rally above $0.2950 or it might decline to retest the $0.2850 support area. Ripple price is making attempt to clear a few key hurdles against the US Dollar, while bitcoin is recovering. XRP…

Ripple (XRP) Price Is Following Uptrend: BTC & ETH Continue To Struggle

Ripple price started a fresh increase and it surged above $0.3000 against the US dollar. The price is currently correcting higher after trading to a new monthly high near $0.3040. Earlier, there was a break above a declining channel with resistance near $0.2860 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The price is slowly correcting lower and it could find bids near the $0.2940 and $0.2920 levels. Ripple price is moving nicely in a positive zone against the US Dollar and bitcoin. XRP price remains…

Ripple (XRP) Price Breaks Key Support, More Downsides Possible

Ripple price failed to hold the key $0.2850 support and extended its decline against the US dollar. The price is currently correcting higher, but it is likely to face sellers near $0.2850 and $0.2880. This week’s followed key bullish trend line was breached with support near $0.2855 is intact on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The price is now facing a strong resistance near the $0.2860 and $0.2880 levels. Ripple price is struggling to hold gains against the US Dollar and bitcoin. XRP price…

Ripple (XRP) Price Holding Key Support But Can It Gain Strength?

Ripple price started a downside correction after setting a new monthly high at $0.2993 against the US dollar. The price declined below the $0.2920 support area and tested the $0.2840 support area. Yesterday’s highlighted major bullish trend line with support near $0.2860 is intact on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The price remains supported near the $0.2860 and $0.2820 levels in the near term. Ripple price is holding an important support area against the US Dollar and bitcoin. XRP price must stay above $0.2800…

Ripple (XRP) Price Gaining Momentum While BTC Is Consolidating

Ripple price is climbing higher and it recently surpassed the $0.2950 resistance against the US dollar. The price is moving towards $0.3000 and it could rally sharply above $0.3020. There is a rising channel forming with support near $0.2940 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The price could dip a few points, but it remains well supported near $0.2940 and $0.2860. Ripple price is rising steadily against the US Dollar, bitcoin and Ethereum. XRP price is likely to surpass $0.3000 and gain strength above…

Ripple, Coinbase Invest in Mexico’s Biggest Crypto Exchange Bitso

Ripple, the firm behind the third biggest cryptocurrency XRP, has led an investment round in Bitso, one of the biggest crypto exchanges in the Spanish-speaking world. The first Mexican crypto exchange An early partner of Bitso, Ripple has led the new investment round to support the first cryptocurrency exchange in Mexico, the company officially announced on Oct. 14. As reported by crypto publication The Block, the new investment round also involves major investors including United States-based crypto exchange and wallet provider Coinbase, Jump Capital as well as existing investors such…

Ripple (XRP) Price Up 4% While BTC and ETH Are Consolidating

Ripple price is showing positive signs and it recently gained pace above $0.2800 against the US dollar. The price is up around 4% and it is currently testing the key $0.2850 resistance area. There is a major bullish trend line forming with support near $0.2770 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The price could correct lower in the short term, but dips remain supported near $0.2770 and $0.2750. Ripple price is gaining bullish momentum against the US Dollar, bitcoin and Ethereum. XRP price must…

Telegram Bombshell, Zuckerberg to Testify, Ripple Row: Hodler’s Digest, Oct 7–13

Coming every Sunday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories This Week U.S. SEC deems $1.7 billion Telegram offering illegal, orders halt In what may be the highest-level action it has ever taken, the SEC has halted the $1.7 billion digital token offering for Gram (GRM) tokens. In a massive setback for the upcoming Telegram Open Network…