Ripple’s Xpring Invests in Flare Networks

Ripple’s tech incubator and investor’s arm, Xpring has completed an investment into the smart contracts platform Flare Networks.

Extending The Flare, Xpring and XRP Ecosystem

On Nov. 5, Flare Networks reported that the partnership with Xpring will bring the company a “wealth of resources and partners to enhance and extend the Flare, Xpring and XRP ecosystems.”


We are delighted to announce Xpring's strategic investment to help Flare enable Smart Contract capability for the XRP Ledger. #XRPL #Xpring https://t.co/puwbqC0p92 — Flare (@FlareNetworks) November 5, 2019

Flare Network will integrate Ethereum Virtual machine in enabling public and private networks to leverage smart contracts.

Flare says that it will soon release a draft token whitepaper that will include details of its native coin which is algorithmically managed, pegged stablecoin.

Xpring further explained:

“Flare’s native token will be an algorithmic stablecoin created in part by burning XRP, and payments for a contract can be made and received in XRP via Interledger, which will be integrated with Flare.”


Announcing our investment in @FlareNetworks, which enables smart contract capability for #XRPLedger and furthers our vision to provide a seamless experience for #XRP users — read more here: https://t.co/eKeFwufd4a — Xpring (@XpringDev) November 5, 2019

Xpring added that Flare will use “the XRP address and encryption system to provide XRP users with a virtually seamless way of interacting with smart contracts on the Flare Network,”. This will ensure in leveraging the XRP Ledger while enabling contract settlement and app development.

Xpring to Build XRP DeFi Products

On Sept 28 cryptonewspoint reported that Ripple made its first move towards building Decentralized Finance (DeFi) products based on XRP. With its advantage of decentralized payments platform Logos Network, Ripple’s investment arm, Xpring, is going to add nine New York-based engineers.

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