• Ripple, Avalanche join independent group to support the development of a digital UK pound

    13 days ago - By Business Insider

    UK officials are looking into possibly launching a digital pound sterling.
    Thomson Reuters
    Blockchain-based companies Ripple and Avalanche have joined a group to support the creation of a digital UK pound.
    The Digital Pound Foundation is an independent group aiming to support the launch of a 'well-designed" digitized currency for Britain.
    The Bank of England is working on what UK's finance minister has dubbed a potential "Britcoin".
    Ripple and Avalanche will work on advancing the creation of a digitized UK pound through an independent forum, as UK officials explore the possibility of a...
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