Tag: Money Transfer

Western Union Announces Ripple Trial for USD and MXN Payment Corridors

Over the past eighteen months, there has been a severe uptick in companies trying to use Ripple’s technology. This will lead to some pretty interesting use cases, assuming the underlying technology will perform as advertised. Western Union has confirmed they will begin testing Ripple in USD and MXN corridors fairly soon. Another Notch in the Belt for Ripple When it comes to companies active in the financial sector, it is …
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Ripple vs. the Establishment: What Many Don’t Know

Ripple was the best-performing cryptocurrency in 2017, having seen an extraordinary rise of over 30,000% in the price of its native digital asset, XRP. The year also saw Ripple make great progress in signing up banks and financial institutions to the platform. According to the San Francisco-based company’s CEO, Brad Garlinghouse, it’s now signing up an average of one bank per week. Some of the more renowned members of RippleNet include MoneyGram, …
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What is OKLink?

Blockchain-based cross-border payments have been quite popular for quite some time now. Various companies are providing services based on this principle. What is rather interesting is how a lot of companies use the OKLink blockchain standard for these payments. Now is a good time to take a closer look at what the OKLink protocol entails exactly and why so many companies have grown a liking to this concept. OKLink Powers …
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Top 3 Paypal Horror Stories

PayPal is one of the world’s leading payment processors in the world. Throughout the years, the company has gained global recognition for their payment services and even became the official payment method for platforms such as eBay. At the same time, there are quite a few complaints related to PayPal, and we have collected a brief list of third-party accounts on how using PayPal can end up in disaster. Keep in …
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