Ripple Latest News – Top Headline for Ripple XRP, January 19th, 2020 

  • Ripple seals partnership deal with Bitkub of Thailand
  • Ripple XRP Price Analysis – XRP price fluctuating, price recovery denied

The San-Francisco based cross-border payment company Ripple has closed several partnerships in its bid to serve as a major solution to cross-border payment issues in partnership with banks and financial institutions globally. Recently, it was revealed that Ripple has sealed yet another partnership deal with a prominent Thailand exchange, Bitkub to create ways for better XRP transactions across borders.

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Speaking on the Partnership in a recent interview, the CEO of Bitkub, Topp Jirayut, affirmed the partnership between both companies. Notably, Ripple’s On-Demand Liquidity (ODL) mainly necessitates that the cryptocurrency exchange BitKub to accept fiat currencies from banks and financial institutions. The same amount received by any financial institutions will be sent to the corresponding exchange in XRP. after that, the money in XRP will be exchanged back to fiat currency.

Going further, Jiraynut went thus: “Ripple is one of the key players for banks to realize significant benefits. Ripple is to establish an institutional, cross-border payment with Ripple XRP, an open source for access and participation in the public sector of XRP cash flow – a stand-alone digital currency used to facilitate transactions on the Ripple network.”

While restating the goal of the exchange, he stated, “We are on a mission of humanizing blockchain experience, where people will inherently utilize cryptocurrency as a transaction protocol on the back end to receive, as well as transfer money, at a fraction of the cost across the globe. Within early next year, global money remittance at a much cheaper rate would be feasible.”

Jirayut also hinted that the Bitkub will join the RippleNet program. With the chains of the partnership up Ripple’s sleeve, not all banks and financial institutions in partnership with Ripple pledged to utilize its digital asset XRP. Alongside the recent partnership with Bitkub, Ripple is in partnership with other exchanges like Bittrex, Bitrue, Bitstamp, and Bitso.

Ripple XRP Price Analysis – XRP price fluctuating, price recovery denied

In the last 24 hours, Ripple XRP bulls have attempted resistance at the $0.24 level but were denied. Ripple XRP found support at $0.23, in the first attempt, the XRP bulls were rejected but XRP price declined to the low of $0.22. if XRP bulls break the $0.24 resistance level, Ripple XRP will increase and attain the $0.30 and $0.31 price levels.

XRP Price Prediction – Ripple XRP Price Prediction

However, Ripple XRP price is unstable below the resistance but above the $0.23 support. Sadly, if the bulls break the $0.23 support level, the XRP price will decline to a low of $0.22. Moreover, a break of $0.24 will indicate the continuation of an uptrend.

Max writes about blockchain projects and regulation with a special focus on United States and China. He joined Smarterum after years of writing for various media outlets.


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