• XRP price growth
    XRP

    XRP is back in the No. 3 slot. What caused its sudden surge?

    Is XRP basking in the glow of Bitcoin’s gains, a forthcoming airdrop, or is excitement building over a new Ripple patent? The main theories behind the altcoin’s triple-digit rise

    Between January and October, BTC ballooned by 90%—and ETH performed even better than that, clocking impressive gains of 196%. XRP, we hear you ask? Er, 25%. But it seems that XRP was just biding its time. Out of nowhere, the altcoin surged by 178% from $0.28 to highs of $0.78… taking many crypto pundits by surprise.