Ripple's daily volume tops $2.3 billion

Ripple's XRP Price Climbs 40% and its daily volume tops $2.3 billion 
24 August 2017   1953

It has been reported recently that the price of XRP is up more than 40%, according to the data provided by coinmarketcap.com. Thus, XRP was trading between $0.23 and $0.24. 

Now, Ripple's XRP not only price climbs 40%, but also increases its daily volume, which now is more than $2 billion.

Ripple XRP charts on coinmarketcap.com Ripple XRP charts on coinmarketcap.com

On august 22nd, Ripple's trading volume soared to $1.45 billion, shattering its previous all-time high. Yesterday, it increased further with 24-hour volume topping out at $2.3 billion at about 12:15 UTC.

It is believed, that such a surge has something to do with the rumours about Korean market showing interest in the cryptocurrency. Notably, the same thing goes to Monero and Ethereum Classic, that have also earned profit from the situation.   

The gossips about a mysterious Ripple's partnership with Asia have begun on the company's social media. Thus, it is believed that Ripple is about to announce a major partnership with a bank or corporation, most likely in Asia. The rumours are based on the fact that Ripple’s Twitter page has been teasing out an announcement about their upcoming conference with a multi-day countdown. Some Twitter users noticed that a geometric resemblance between the shape in the tweet and the Korean subcontinent.

Genesis Conference to be Held in London

Genesis Conference will cover research and development, regulation, economics and applications issues, taking place in London on February 22
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Genesis London Conference will take place on February 22, tackling the most pertinent issues in blockchain space: research and development, regulation, economics and applications.

Genesis London is a platform for researchers, developers and generally anyone interested in blockchain, and its priority is to share knowledge, facilitate productive discourse and filter out the hype.

Location: The CityPoint building, 1 Ropemaker St, London, EC2, UK
Date and time: 9:30AM - 8PM, February 22, 2018

The agenda of the conference includes Privacy and Confidentiality Techniques for Blockchains; Permissioned Business Blockchain Applications and Use-cases; Scalable, Transparent and Post-quantum Secure Computational Integrity, with Applications to Cryptocurrencies; A Rational Protocol Design Treatment of Bitcoin, and more.

The headline speakers include Patrick de Laive, co-founder of TNW; Margarita Khartanovich, head of insight at Binary District; Jack Gavigan, chief operating officer at ZCash; Jeremy Kahn, technology writer for Bloomberg, and many more.