Ripple Launches New Infrastructure Innovation Initiaitve

While the market has been focused on the bitcoin frenzy and commercial banks continue their migration onto enterprise-grade platforms, such as RippleNet, another revolution has quietly bubbled up around Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT). Central banks and financial market infrastructures, key stakeholders in the global payments system, have ramped up their engagement with technology providers to explore how they can leverage DLT. The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is front and center in this space, announcing the second phase of their Project UBIN at their fintech event in November 2017. Additionally,…

Zoe Cruz Joins Ripple’s Board of Directors

Ripple is excited to welcome Zoe Cruz to our board of directors. Cruz served as co-president for institutional securities and wealth management at Morgan Stanley from 2005 to 2007. Prior to that role, she was global head of fixed income, commodities and foreign exchange. She joined Morgan Stanley in 1982 and was the third founding member of the foreign exchange (FX) group. Forbes named her to its Most Powerful Women list for three years running (2005, 2006, 2007). Following her 25-year tenure at Morgan Stanley, Cruz founded an investment management…