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Since its inception in 2012, the American FinTech is working on the Development of the Ripple network and the implementation of the crypto-currency, XRP. But if you think that Ripple has been financed solely from the sale of XRP, you are wrong.multi-Layered donors and patrons
The encoder circuit recognized venture capital firms and strategic investors worldwide. The speech is from Accenture, Andreessen Horowitz, CME Ventures, Core Innovation Capital, Google Ventures, Santander InnoVentures, SBI Group, SCB Digital Ventures, Seagate and standard Chartered.
Accenture is a management consulting, technology and Outsourcing services provider, which has invested in September 2016, along with six other partners around 55 million US-dollars in Ripple Labs.
Andreessen Horowitz is an American venture capital firm headquartered in California. Established in 2009, the company invested in 2013 together with FF Angel LLC, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Pantera Capital, Vast Ventures and the Bitcoin Opportunity Fund of approximately $ 2.5 million in Ripple.
CME Ventures invests in companies that want to provide new products and services in the financial ecosystem of the future. Together with Accenture and other partners, 55 million US-dollars flowed in September 2016.
Core Innovation Capital
Core is an American provider of risk capital for Start-ups. According to its Website, the firm invests in companies that offer efficient and well-designed financial products. In November 2013, $ 3.5 million fins. In may 2015, Core Innovation Capital invested, together with Seagate and ten other companies, however, 28 million dollars.
Google Ventures is a venture capital investment branch of Alphabet Inc. The company operates independently from Google and hits the financially oriented investment decisions. You invested in may 2013, together with IDG Capital Partners for around 3 million dollars.
The Fund, the Santander Bank is based in London and has a global reach. It is based on the cooperation and partnership with Start-up companies. In October 2015 invested Santander InnoVentures, a total of four million US dollars in Ripple. Santander also participated in the 55-million-U.S.-Dollar Deal in September 2016.
The SBI Group is a financial services provider, with headquarters in Tokyo. The SBI Group has three core businesses: financial services, Asset Management and Biotechnology Related Business. SBI participated in the 55-million-U.S.-Dollar Deal in September 2016.
SCB Digital Ventures
The Venture Capital Fund of Digital Ventures, is a of the Siam Commercial Bank in the year 2016 based Fund in the amount of 100 million US dollars. In September 2016, this invested in Ripple Labs.
Seagate, actually, as a manufacturer of hard drives, known, invested in may 2015 and in September 2016, the Start-up Ripple Labs.
standard Chartered is a financial company from great Britain with headquarters in London and was also on the 55-million-U.S.-Dollar Deal in September 2016 involved.Outlook
In the course of the last few years, a total of 96 million US dollars, which Ripple had to build its own infrastructure, and the Ripple network. Last messages of the partnerships and collaborations the presumption, that some of these investors have not invested very disinterested in the FinTech from the East coast.
in the Future, Ripple would be financed by the sale of XRP-Token. A current application in the areas of international payment transactions in its own currency, XRP plays a significant role, however, is not known. An increase in value is to be expected, therefore, for the time being, only on speculation in the future.
Ripple itself looks forward to its future, accordingly, positive. CEO, Brad garlinghouse is of the view that a minimum of one hundred partner banks will use until the end of 2019, the crypto-currency, XRP. So far, however, is not yet clear whether the XRP-Token to a Security and how with the strong centralization of XRP in the future. Investors, speculators, and investors seemed to interfere, however, less to these facts and have invested heavily in the build-up of Ripple.