Welcome, Guest
You have to register before you can post on our site.

Username
  

Password
  





Search Forums

(Advanced Search)

Forum Statistics
» Members: 85
» Latest member: Tasmin
» Forum threads: 611
» Forum posts: 7,283

Full Statistics

Online Users
There are currently 21 online users.
» 1 Member(s) | 20 Guest(s)
Hugues

Latest Threads
Venzuela and Petro
Forum: Bitcoin and Altcoin
Last Post: Hugues
9 minutes ago
» Replies: 5
» Views: 75
Some Ripple insights
Forum: Bitcoin and Altcoin
Last Post: Hugues
4 hours ago
» Replies: 0
» Views: 53
NurveRhino facebook page....
Forum: Rimbit Talk
Last Post: Carsten
Today, 07:57 AM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 70
Mark Rune Karlsson. New I...
Forum: Rimbit Talk
Last Post: Carsten
Today, 06:58 AM
» Replies: 8
» Views: 252
Best desktop wallet?
Forum: General discussion
Last Post: Hugues
2018-08-19, 02:05 PM
» Replies: 23
» Views: 1,472
Cryptassist
Forum: Bitcoin and Altcoin
Last Post: Carsten
2018-08-18, 05:58 PM
» Replies: 41
» Views: 991
Knowledge needs to be dec...
Forum: Uncategorized
Last Post: Carsten
2018-08-18, 03:14 PM
» Replies: 2
» Views: 111
Invictus
Forum: Bitcoin and Altcoin
Last Post: Carsten
2018-08-18, 03:03 PM
» Replies: 50
» Views: 3,529
6 red flags of an ICO sca...
Forum: General discussion
Last Post: Carsten
2018-08-17, 12:50 PM
» Replies: 0
» Views: 73
Fuzex another ICO for deb...
Forum: Bitcoin and Altcoin
Last Post: Carsten
2018-08-16, 08:54 PM
» Replies: 2
» Views: 115

 
  Some Ripple insights
Posted by: Hugues - 4 hours ago - Forum: Bitcoin and Altcoin - No Replies

xRapid Brings on Three New Exchange Partners

xRapid, Ripple’s cross border payments product that minimizes liquidity costs, is powered by the superior speed, low transaction cost and scalability of the digital asset XRP. But for xRapid to be most successful, there needs to be a healthy ecosystem of digital asset exchange partners around the world. These exchanges allow xRapid payments to move from one currency – into XRP – and back into another currency quickly and efficiently.
Bittrex will act as the preferred digital asset exchange for xRapid transactions that move through US Dollars. In addition, Bitso and Coins.ph will be preferred for Mexican Pesos and Philippine Pesos, respectively.

Here’s what a xRapid payment flow will look like from the U.S. to Mexico:

  1. A financial institution, that has an account with Bittrex, initiates a payment in US dollars via xRapid which is instantly converted into XRP on Bittrex.

  2. The payment amount in XRP is settled over the XRP Ledger.

  3. Bitso – through its Mexican Peso liquidity pool – instantly converts the XRP into fiat, which is then settled into a destination bank account.


“Bittrex is one of the biggest names in digital asset trading in the U.S. The same goes for Bitso in Mexico and Coins.ph in the Philippines. That makes today’s announcement an important development for xRapid,” said Cory Johnson, Chief Market Strategist at Ripple. “We’ve seen several successful xRapid pilots already, and as we move the product from beta to production later this year, these exchange partners will allow us to provide financial institutions with the comfort and assurance that their payments will move seamlessly between different currencies.”
“We are excited to be partnering with Ripple to bring the benefits of blockchain technology to cross-border payments, making sending money home more affordable for 10M+ overseas filipino workers”, says Ron Hose, CEO of South East Asia’s e-wallet and financial services company, Coins.ph.

In May, Ripple announced that financial institutions piloting xRapid saved 40-70% on average compared to traditional foreign exchange brokers who facilitate cross-border payments. The payments also settled in two minutes or less compared to two to three days from traditional methods.

What is xCurrent?

Instant and Certain Settlement
xCurrent is Ripple’s enterprise software solution that enables banks to instantly settle cross-border payments with end-to-end tracking. Using xCurrent, banks message each other in real-time to confirm payment details prior to initiating the transaction and to confirm delivery once it settles. It includes a Rulebook developed in partnership with the RippleNet Committee that ensures operational consistency and legal clarity for every transaction.
[Image: img_xcurrent_1@2x.png]

https://youtu.be/bU79HunxJp8

What is xRapid?
xRapid is for payment providers and other financial institutions who want to minimize liquidity costs while improving their customer experience. Because payments into emerging markets often require pre-funded local currency accounts around the world, liquidity costs are high. xRapid dramatically lowers the capital requirements for liquidity.
[Image: img_xrapid_1@2x.png]

What is xVia?
xVia is for corporates, payment providers and banks who want to send payments across various networks using a standard interface. xVia's simple API requires no software installation and enables users to seamlessly send payments globally with transparency into the payment status and with rich information, like invoices, attached.
[Image: img_xvia_1@2x.png]

Print this item

  NurveRhino facebook page. Another Scam ICO from Mark Rune Karlsson
Posted by: Carsten - Today, 07:57 AM - Forum: Rimbit Talk - No Replies

https://www.facebook.com/Nurverhino/

"Are you in or out?" Mark is asking....LOL I'm OUT!

Print this item

  Venzuela and Petro
Posted by: Hugues - Yesterday, 10:53 PM - Forum: Bitcoin and Altcoin - Replies (5)

Before starting a discussion, first read this:

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/...tocurrency

Print this item

  Mark Rune Karlsson. New ICO Nurverhino. OMG. Be careful.
Posted by: Carsten - 2018-08-18, 03:25 PM - Forum: Rimbit Talk - Replies (8)

I got contacted by a guy who said that Mark Rune Karlsson is doing a new ICO!!!! He now lives in Sweden according to the guy. Remember that Mark was behind the Rimbit #SCAM

https://nurverhino.com/

His facebook: https://www.facebook.com/marcelo.rune


Comments are welcome. 

[Image: Dk4sPq5XoAANnAQ.jpg:large]

Print this item

  Knowledge needs to be decentralized!
Posted by: Carsten - 2018-08-18, 10:20 AM - Forum: Uncategorized - Replies (2)

With all the censorship taking place from Google (YouTube) and Facebook etc. this is an interesting thought:

https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-08-16-r...peech.html

Print this item

  6 red flags of an ICO scam
Posted by: Carsten - 2018-08-17, 12:50 PM - Forum: General discussion - No Replies

This article is highlighting what we already know, but it's good to be reminded.

https://techcrunch.com/2017/12/07/6-red-...-ico-scam/

Print this item

  How blockchain can help the world
Posted by: Hugues - 2018-08-16, 07:14 PM - Forum: Bitcoin and Altcoin - No Replies

http://www.rippleworks.org/

Print this item

  Fuzex another ICO for debit card
Posted by: Carsten - 2018-08-16, 06:09 PM - Forum: Bitcoin and Altcoin - Replies (2)

This looks like another Amon clone. It's Korean based and has a young team of mainly koreans. 

I didn't have time to check it out so I'm not going to invest. The whole issue Amon is having with getting the cards is a farce and I fear Minex and Fuzex is going to meet the same wall to get the cards.

Read about it here: https://fuzex.co/

Print this item

  Future of crypto world
Posted by: Cell - 2018-08-08, 01:10 PM - Forum: Bitcoin and Altcoin - Replies (7)

The market is down (again). I feel like the crypto world is beginning to slow down and that there are less and less worldwide new adopters each month. Now, I see a new era approaching: fewer people interested in (only) making money and more wanting to really make crypto an alternative from the established system. Just a feeling... nothing scientifically tested. Wink

Print this item

Big Grin Rimbit #scam coin has a 24h volume of $4.
Posted by: Carsten - 2018-08-07, 09:04 PM - Forum: Rimbit Talk - Replies (2)

The scammers Mark Karlsson an Tom Conley seems to have given up on the scam coin Rimbit. Well done to all of us in here warning about the rimbit scam. I hope it is delisted soon and Mark for good is done with his scam.

[Image: Zqte1Ff.png]

Print this item