Bitcoin is at 2019 highs and what's unique is that it's all institutions. Google searches pointing at BTC interest is low meaning retailers are out.
A year later and Ripple's SWELL conference will be terrific. With increasing partnerships and entry of Wall Street, XRP stands to benefit.
Oracle is one of the largest software companies in the world. It may follow Google Cloud's and ThunderCore steps and integrate with the Oracle provider.
The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is forwarding AML and KYC recommendations and guidance that US's FinCEN and G20 countries could adopt.
Facebook and Libra has their plans but Ripple and XRP will be a vantage position as banks scramble for efficiency.It seems, xRapid is a fitting option.