Montenegro’s central bank teams up with Ripple on digital currency pilot project

Montenegrin Prime Minister Dritan Abazović has announced on Twitter that his country is pursuing a digital currency in conjunction with Ripple. Abazović met with Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse and vice president James Wallis at Davos. Wallis is Ripple’s vice president for central bank engagements and CBDCs. Abazović apparently had something like a central bank digital currency (CBDC) in mind in his announcement, as he stated in the thread: “In cooperation with @Ripple and the Central Bank, we launched a pilot project to build the first digital currency or stablecoin for…

New Ripple president says her job is to continue to scale amid crypto winter

Monica Long has been named the new president of Ripple, moving up from general manager. Long joined the company in 2013 as director of communications and expanded her role last year from general manager of RippleX, the blockchain development side of the business, to general manager of the company as a whole, adding RippleNet, the company’s financial network, to her purview. The presidency of Ripple has been a somewhat nebulous position until now, with the title being ascribed to both co-founders Brad Garlinghouse and Chris Larsen at various times. Long’s…

Ripple (XRP) Price Prediction: Orbeon Protocol (ORBN) Rallies Over 987% In The Presale

Place/Date: – January 23rd, 2023 at 5:17 am UTC · 3 min read Source: Orbeon Protocol Orbeon Protocol (ORBN) is making waves in the crypto world with its presale rally of over 987%. This revolutionary protocol is changing the way crowdfunding and venture capital work, and investors are taking notice. The ORBN token can now be purchased for $0.0435, and analysts believe that the price will continue to soar, with predictions of a 6000% increase from the initial presale price, making the token worth $0.24. As the Securities and Exchange…

Ripple CEO ‘Optimistic’ About SEC Lawsuit Over XRP — Says ‘I Feel Very Good About Where We Are’ – Regulation Bitcoin News

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse says that he is “optimistic” that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) lawsuit over xrp “will certainly be resolved in 2023.” He added that it could even be resolved in the first half of this year. “I feel very good about where we are relative to the law and the facts, the Ripple executive said. Ripple CEO Feels ‘Optimistic’ About SEC Lawsuit The CEO of Ripple Labs, Brad Garlinghouse, shared his view on the lawsuit brought by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) over the…

ImmutableX (IMX) Price Prediction: Ripple (XRP) and Orbeon Protocol (ORBN) Preparing for Gains

Place/Date: – January 19th, 2023 at 11:55 am UTC · 3 min read Source: Orbeon Protocol The crypto market has had a favorable start in 2023. Some crypto projects are rebounding, while others are recording unprecedented growth. If you want to know what comes next for ImmutableX (IMX), Ripple (XRP), and Orbeon Protocol (ORBN), check out the following sections. ImmutableX (IMX) Price Prediction ImmutableX (IMX) aims to deeply impact the NFT market by making transactions affordable by eliminating fuel costs and creating carbon-neutral NFTs. Tapping into a global market, this…

Ripple Boss Speaks about Prolonged SEC Battle at WEF

The Ripple boss hinted some optimism, stating that there may finally be a resolution to its legal battle with the SEC. While Ripple remains entangled in its legal battle, the company’s CEO Brad Garlinghouse recently mentioned some emails from the Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) while speaking at the World Economic Forum (WEF). The event in Davos recorded many industry leaders and government officials in attendance, discussing different topics across multiple sectors. Ripple Boss on SEC Case at 2023 WEF The emails came specifically from SEC Director Bill Hinman. Speaking…

Solana Foundation, Ripple, and GBBC Partner to Accelerate Crypto Solutions for Climate Change

Solana Foundation, Ripple, and GBBC will work on finding ways of mitigating environmental risks as well as applying the best practices for climate-related crypto efforts in different sectors. Solana Foundation and Ripple Labs Inc have announced their partnership with the Global Blockchain Business Council (GBBC), the largest industry association for the blockchain technology and digital assets community, to promote the use of crypto-based solutions for issues related to climate change. Solana Foundation, Ripple, GBBC: Common Climate Initiative Within the partnership, a new non-profit organization has been formed. Called Blockchain x Climate Leadership Network (BxC),…

Solana Foundation, Ripple, GBBC and Others Form Partnership to Promote Crypto Solutions for Climate Change

Hwang, who works on building the infrastructure for the initiative, including carbon credit measurements, which calculates the reduced amount of greenhouse gases generated by human actions, said his team has been meeting every week for the last two and a half years hosting workshops and forums focused on education. The initiative looks to come up with principles of cooperation and best practices for climate-related blockchain efforts in different sectors, as well as business cases for climate-crypto projects. Source

Ripple CTO Advises Selling FLR Tokens, Raises Allegations

Ripple CTO David Schwartz voiced harsh criticism against the Flare Network in a series of tweets today. After more than two years following the snapshot for XRP holders, the project finally conducted its airdrop for the FLR token on Monday, January 9. As NewsBTC reported, the FLR token already experienced a massive dump of more than 71% on Bitrue in the run-up to the airdrop, where the token could already be traded as IOU. After that, things didn’t get much better and FLR dropped even further, totaling a loss of…