XRP is surging once again today – up more than 4% at $0.51, according to the latest data from CoinMarketCap at time of publishing.

In the last five days, the price of XRP has jumped about 15%, after reaching a low of $0.44 on Wednesday. The rise in price pushed XRP ahead of Ethereum in market cap, a lead which has grown to more than $2 Billion.

From xRapid interoperability to a new partnership with one of Asia’s largest banks, the pump follows a week of nonstop news on Ripple and XRP.

Here’s a look at the highlights.

Ripple Reveals New Partnership With One of Asia’s Largest Banks As XRP Officially Hits Coinbase Custody

Fiat-to-XRP Platform XRParrot Launches for Traders in the EU

SBI Ripple Asia Shows Off Real-Time Payments App Powered by Ripple’s xCurrent at the Fintech Festival in Singapore.

The Ripple Effect: Crypto Backed Lending Platform Exploring XRP-Powered xRapid

Ripple Says xCurrent Will Let Financial Institutions ‘Seamlessly Access’ XRP-Powered xRapid

Ripple Is Taking Over Swift, Institutional Interest in XRP and Crypto Is Rising: Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse

CNBC’s Crypto Trader Recommends Selling Bitcoin for XRP

XRP Market Cap Lead Over Ethereum Increases to Nearly $2 Billion As Ripple Community Calls for Base Pair on Binance

XRP developer Wietse Wind has made the entire history of XRP’s ledger available to the public

Visa Crypto Card Supporting XRP Prepares for Long-Awaited Launch in the US

 

 

This article was first seen on the Daily Hodl and can be found here: https://dailyhodl.com/2018/11/18/ripple-and-xrp-achieve-stellar-week-in-the-crypto-market-with-news-on-xrapid-coinbase-and-major-partnership-in-asia/