About Ripple (XRP)
Ripple XRP is a cryptocurrency built for efficient payments. Ripple is the company behind the cryptocurrency XRP. Ripple created XRP as a decentralized cryptocurrency native to the RippleNet payment platform. RippleNet was created in 2012 by Ripple to offer banks and financial institutions a real-time settlement system that allows for secure, instant financial transactions that can span the globe. RippleNet uses XRP to processes transactions extremely quickly, handling about 1,500 transactions per second. Ripple (the company) now acts as principal steward in the funding and development of the XRP Ledger and plays an important role in its development and digital economy.
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