Initially released in 2012, the Ripple protocol is a real-time settlement system, currency exchange and remittance network. It was created by the American technology company Ripple labs and they continue to develop the payment protocol and exchange network. XRP is the native currency of the Ripple network.Buy now
XRP is a centralised cryptocurrency, it aims to make global financial transactions faster and cheaper using blockchain technology, the key for XRP is to form as many banking and financial partnerships as possible. Each major partnership has a positive influence on XRP price.
On the other hand regulation threatens ripple price for example whether the SEC classifies XRP as a security or not has influence on the amount of people who buy XRP.
Ripple can be bought directly on our peer-to-peer marketplace, or converted from digital currencies on our cryptocurrency conversion service. This means you can buy XRP with ZAR, EUR, NGN, GBP, AUD and many more. Supporting 25 countries, XRP can be bought using the most convenient local payment method; including bank transfers, PayPal, TransferWise, supported fiat deposits, direct deposits and M-Pesa. Credit card payments are coming soon.
Ripple can be sold for BTC or other cryptocurrencies via the Coindirect conversion service. If you are located in one of our other 24 supported countries, you can instantly sell your XRP by selecting the best buy offer from vendors in your country or you can set up a sell offer on our peer-to-peer marketplace. Ripple can also be traded in real time against other digital currencies on our cryptocurrency exchange.