Crypto News From Asia: Sept. 9–15

From Cointelegraph Japan: This week’s selected cryptocurrency and blockchain news. In this week’s selected cryptocurrency- and blockchain-related news from Cointelegraph Japan, government and industry officials secured important appointments, while new data shows the popularity of cryptocurrencies and their favored uses in Japan and China.  Expert: Bitcoin is most commonly used for remittances in China On […]

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Major BTC ATM Network Garners $1.5 Million From Xpring and New VC Fund

Coinme, a global leader in cryptocurrency ATMs, has announced $1.5 million in funding from Ripple’s Xpring and the Blockchain Finance Fund. Ripple’s Xpring and Blockchain Finance Fund have invested $1.5 million in Seattle-based crypto ATM startup Coinme. Coinme secures $1.5 million in funding On Sept. 12, Coinme, a global leader in cryptocurrency ATMs, announced that […]

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Ripple CEO to CNN: ‘We Are the Most Interested Party’ in XRP’s Success

Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse deflects accusations of XRP price manipulation, saying ‘we are the most interested party in the success of the XRP ecosystem.’ Ripple’s CEO Brad Garlinghouse rejects accusations that his company manipulates XRP price in an interview today with CNN anchor Julia Chatterley.  On Sept. 12, CNN’s Julia Chatterley started the interview with […]

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