XRP Reaches Market Cap of $15.18 Billion (XRP)
XRP (CURRENCY:XRP) traded 2% higher against the US dollar during the one day period ending at 18:00 PM Eastern on January 9th. XRP has a total market cap of $15.18 billion and $453.93 million worth of XRP was traded on exchanges in the last day. One XRP coin can now be bought for approximately $0.37 or 0.00009223 BTC on popular cryptocurrency exchanges including Ripple China, Huobi, Bithumb and Instant Bitex. During the last seven days, XRP has traded down 0.1% against the US dollar.
Here is how other cryptocurrencies have performed during the last day:
- Stellar (XLM) traded 0.3% higher against the dollar and now trades at $0.12 or 0.00003066 BTC.
- Tether (USDT) traded 0.2% lower against the dollar and now trades at $1.02 or 0.00025197 BTC.
- TRON (TRX) traded up 7.6% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0282 or 0.00000699 BTC.
- Bitcoin SV (BSV) traded 0.9% lower against the dollar and now trades at $86.84 or 0.02151587 BTC.
- Binance Coin (BNB) traded 2.5% lower against the dollar and now trades at $6.51 or 0.00161377 BTC.
- NEO (NEO) traded 0.3% lower against the dollar and now trades at $9.23 or 0.00228619 BTC.
- USD Coin (USDC) traded 0.4% lower against the dollar and now trades at $1.00 or 0.00024847 BTC.
- VeChain (VET) traded 9.2% higher against the dollar and now trades at $0.0048 or 0.00000119 BTC.
- TrueUSD (TUSD) traded down 0.3% against the dollar and now trades at $1.01 or 0.00024960 BTC.
- Zilliqa (ZIL) traded up 2.2% against the dollar and now trades at $0.0243 or 0.00000602 BTC.
XRP’s launch date was February 2nd, 2013. XRP’s total supply is 99,991,738,974 coins and its circulating supply is 40,794,121,066 coins. XRP’s official Twitter account is @Ripple and its Facebook page is accessible here. The official website for XRP is ripple.com/xrp. The Reddit community for XRP is /r/ripple and the currency’s Github account can be viewed here. The official message board for XRP is www.xrpchat.com.
According to CryptoCompare, “The Ledger and ConsensusThe Ripple protocol is, at its core, a shared public database. This database includes a ledger, which serves to track accounts and the balances associated with them. The ledger is a distributed database — a perfect, shared record of accounts, balances, and transactions in the Ripple protocol. It is continually and automatically updated by the Ripple Transaction Protocol (RTXP) so that an identical ledger exists on thousands of servers around the world. At any time, anybody can review the ledger and see a record of all activity on the Ripple protocol. When changes are made to the ledger, computers connected to the Ripple protocol will mutually agree to the changes via a process called consensus. The Ripple protocol reaches consensus globally within seconds of a change being made. The consensus finding process is the engineering breakthrough that allows for fast, secure, and decentralized transaction settlement on the Ripple protocol. The World’s First Distributed ExchangeNo one owns or controls the Ripple protocol. It runs on computers around the world, all working together to continually maintain a perfect, shared record of accounts, balances, and transactions. Distributed networks offer many efficiencies over centralized networks. Because the network is “self-clearing”, it eliminates the need for a centralized network operator (and gets rid of the associated layer of fees). Because there is no single point of failure, distributed networks are more reliable. They also tend to be more secure, due to their open source nature.”
Buying and Selling XRP
XRP can be bought or sold on the following cryptocurrency exchanges: Coinbe, Bitsane, Coinrail, Coinhub, Covesting, OTCBTC, Upbit, Huobi, Zebpay, BTC Trade UA, Fatbtc, DragonEX, Bitlish, BCEX, Stellarport, Bitstamp, Bitstamp (Ripple Gateway), WazirX, Binance, Coinsquare, Gatehub, Vebitcoin, Exmo, Korbit, LiteBit.eu, BTC Markets, ABCC, CoinBene, B2BX, Cryptomate, Braziliex, CEX.IO, Ovis, Bits Blockchain, C2CX, Tripe Dice Exchange, Gate.io, Koineks, Sistemkoin, Cryptohub, LakeBTC, Indodax, Stellar Decentralized Exchange, DigiFinex, Coinone, Bitso, Altcoin Trader, BX Thailand, OpenLedger DEX, Coinsuper, ZB.COM, BitFlip, Exrates, Bitfinex, Instant Bitex, Liquid, Bittrex, BtcTurk, CoinFalcon, Coindeal, Kraken, Kuna, Bitbns, RippleFox, CoinEgg, Bitbank, Independent Reserve, HitBTC, GOPAX, Bithumb, OKEx, Poloniex, FCoin, Bitinka, Koinex, MBAex, BitMarket, BitBay and Ripple China. It is usually not presently possible to buy alternative cryptocurrencies such as XRP directly using U.S. dollars. Investors seeking to acquire XRP should first buy Bitcoin or Ethereum using an exchange that deals in U.S. dollars such as Coinbase, Gemini or GDAX. Investors can then use their newly-acquired Bitcoin or Ethereum to buy XRP using one of the aforementioned exchanges.
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|CryptoCurrency||USD||Change 1h||Change 24h||Change 7d|
|Bitcoin||0.07 %||1.52 %||1.75 %|
|Ethereum||0.35 %||1.81 %||3.53 %|
|XRP||0.64 %||2.35 %||5.23 %|
|EOS||0.41 %||0.32 %||2.71 %|
|Litecoin||0.75 %||2.71 %||2.35 %|
|Bitcoin Cash||1.26 %||5.07 %||3.93 %|
|Binance Coin||2.35 %||5.10 %||2.12 %|
|Tether||0.07 %||0.00 %||0.14 %|
|Stellar||0.19 %||5.08 %||14.10 %|
|Cardano||1.16 %||0.51 %||18.81 %|
|TRON||1.09 %||3.53 %||3.35 %|
|Bitcoin SV||0.65 %||1.67 %||5.00 %|
|Monero||0.01 %||3.24 %||2.38 %|
|Cosmos||1.12 %||2.49 %||17.19 %|
|IOTA||0.38 %||3.22 %||1.51 %|
|Dash||0.83 %||3.02 %||2.22 %|
|Maker||0.39 %||1.95 %||3.51 %|
|Ontology||1.83 %||8.32 %||3.27 %|
|NEO||1.00 %||4.74 %||4.45 %|
|Tezos||1.02 %||7.93 %||35.54 %|