So far in the year 2018, XRP has created a huge buzz across the market – in terms of its trading volume and Ripple’s partnership. Since August 2018, XRP community were eagerly discussing the XRP to be as the base asset on Binance cryptocurrency exchange.
XRP as a Quote Currency On Binance
Though there was no response from the team Binance, very recently Changpeng Zhao, Binance CEO has tweeted on the matter. He says that “We will be adding a couple of trading pairs with XRP as the quote currency shortly”. This might be the Christmas gift for the crypto enthusiast interested on XRP and Binance.
We will be adding a couple trading pairs with XRP as the quote currency shortly.
And rename ETH markets to ALTS market. Running out of space on the UI.
— CZ Binance (@cz_binance) December 24, 2018
As this crushing year coming to an end, major cryptocurrencies are slightly blinking the green signal which resulted in Bitcoin stand with $4263.66 while XRP on top second position with $0.427512. Moreover, the cheerful rally is followed by Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Bitcoin SV, Tether and TRON.
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Few tweets addressing to Binance CEO to add XRP as the base currency
We think that the #XRP is the fastest digital asset to transfer funds between exchanges. It only makes sense for #Binance to use it as the base #currency – why should one have to go through an intermediary currency to trade? #crypto#btc#altcoins
— Weiss Ratings (@WeissRatings) August 10, 2018advertisement
We think that the #XRP is the fastest digital asset to transfer funds between exchanges. It only makes sense for #Binance to use it as the base #currency – why should one have to go through an intermediary currency to trade? #crypto #btc #altcoins
— Weiss Ratings (@WeissRatings) August 10, 2018
Following the continuous buzz around social networks, CZ replied on December 20, 2018, stating ‘ to be careful what they wish for’ which didn’t indicate the positive response to the community’s request.
Careful what you wish for. 🙂
Although this comment looks negative to the community member, as a gift to this Christmas, CZ finally took twitter wishing everyone with a positive comment. Furthermore, he said that Binance is renaming ETH markets to ALTS market, running out of space on the UI, giving an enthusiastic point to all other altcoins to participate in Binance’s latest charity system.
CZ’s announcement has spread to across more than 3.3k audience on twitter within a less span of time. On this announcement, Steven Diep who has recently talked about ‘xRapid’ as reported by coingape, has commented that the ‘news is bigger than XRP being listed on Coinbase’.
This news is bigger than XRP being listed on Coinbase
— Steven Diep (@DiepSanh) December 24, 2018
So whats your view on XRP as a quote currency on Binance Exchange? Do you love to see XRP on Binance? Let’s discuss