Western Union Files Cryptocurrency Related Patent, No Mention of Ripple XRP

RIPPLE (XRP)–Ripple, the parent company behind the cryptocurrency XRP, made headlines in early January by kicking off a series of high profile adoption-related announcements. Brad Garlinghouse, CEO of Ripple, issued the announcement that his company would be partnering with three of the world’s largest money transfer services, creating a pilot program that would use XRP for direct liquidity. In that time, MoneyGram and Western Union have come forth as two of the money transfer services to institute XRP-based transfers. While … Continue reading Western Union Files Cryptocurrency Related Patent, No Mention of Ripple XRP