Ripple Jumps Ahead Of Ethereum As #2 Cryptocurrency After Bitcoin Thanks To Huge Growth In 2017

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Five months ago, we told you about the explosive growth of Ripple and how it had an astonishing first half of 2017. The digital currency start-up based out of San Francisco saw its value soar by a mind-blowing 3,977% in the first six months of 2017. The astonishing surge hasn’t stopped and now we find Ripple as the second biggest cryptocurrency behind only Bitcoin.

After a sensational month and up over 45% in the last 24 hours, Ripple has vaulted ahead of Ethereum (Read more about Ethereum HERE) as the #2 highest market value, only topped by the mighty Bitcoin. At the time of publication, Ripple’s XRP flaunted a market capitaliazation of $78,669,174,604. Ripple edges out Ethereum, which has a market value of $72,733,403,882, but trails Bitcoin’s $247,920,672,288, according to CoinRanking.com. Ripple has had bonkers gains in 2017 and is up 32,057% for the year.


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