US crypto platform Ripple secures Singapore payments license

Ripple, the United States-based enterprise blockchain and crypto solutions provider, announced Tuesday that its Singapore subsidiary Ripple Markets APAC Pte Ltd has secured its Major Payments Institution (MPI) license from the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS). The issuance of Ripple’s MPI license for digital payment tokens (DPTs) follows the MAS’…

Ripple’s Brooks Entwistle on the promising future of digital payments [Q&A]

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