The renewed interest in the cryptocurrencies has stolen the limelight recently. With gains over 17 percent in a last 24 hours, Ripple has garnered the interest of many. Ripple is also the beneficiary of this surge as it nears the $1 mark after having a week long strong growth.
All the cryptocurrency giants benefitted from the boom after the passing of US tax deadline. Thus, all main players are moving with the momentum. However, the fears massive sell-off on the backdrop of US tax regulation did not damage the reputation of the cryptocurrencies.
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Thomas Lee, Head of Research at Fundstrat Global advisors had warned of tax-related selling before a slow rise in the market shortly after. The cryptocurrencies upbeat performance can also be attributed to inauguration of the largest cryptocurrency exchange Binance. This exchange intends to invest in crypto assets in the future.
Through the measures such as formation of cryptocurrency exchange have facilitated the investor who can directly purchase the crypto rather than buying the digital currency first. Further, Ripple is poised to attain advantage by being front runner for the dollar pairing.
Yashitaka Kitao, CEO of Tokyo based SBI Holding was very optimistic about the future prospects of the digital currency, especially the Ripple. According to him, Ripple is expected to reach $10 by the end of this year. His company is trying to integrate the Ripple’s blockchain technology with” Money Tapp App”.
Even though the figure of $10 is too far cry, the majority of expert agree on the number of $1 to be reached by 2019. Further, it is note worth to state that XRP has recently been welcomed on Dutch exchange AnyCoinDirect.