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Ripple CEO No BTC Bear but Insists XRP Beats Bitcoin for Payments

In a recent interview on Anthony Pompliano’s Off The Chain podcast, Brad Garlinghouse, the CEO of Ripple, provided unprepared answers to questions sourced from crypto Twitter regarding the operations of Ripple and XRP, Ripple’s XRP sales, and the cryptocurrency ecosystem broadly. Continue reading Ripple CEO No BTC Bear but Insists XRP Beats Bitcoin for Payments

Overstock Shares Crash as Former CEO Cashes Out – Goes All In on Crypto and Gold

Ousted former CEO of Overstock, Patrick Byrne, revealed via a regulatory filing on Wednesday that he offloaded his entire holdings in the internet retailer he’s been at the helm for since 1999. Continue reading Overstock Shares Crash as Former CEO Cashes Out – Goes All In on Crypto and Gold

Ripple CEO Garlinghouse Slams FUD Because ‘It’s Clear XRP Isn’t a Security’

Investments in XRP has dwindled dramatically in 2019, indicating that not many are using the crypto-asset for its intended application: that of behaving as a bridge between fiat currencies for cross-border payments. The result is an underperforming token, now down more than 23 per cent against the US dollar. Continue reading Ripple CEO Garlinghouse Slams FUD Because ‘It’s Clear XRP Isn’t a Security’

Nouriel Roubini Out of Hiding Provokes BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes

New York University economist and bitcoin-hater Nouriel Roubini has come out of hiding to take a swipe at crypto exchanges. It’s been a while since the notorious bitcoin basher has taken to Twitter to flame bitcoin. Something about a tweet by the BitMEX exchange raised Roubini’s ire. When BitMEX announced its bitcoin derivatives volume had reached $1 billion in open interest, the professor unleashed one of his characteristically scathing polemics. Continue reading Nouriel Roubini Out of Hiding Provokes BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes