Yesterday we wrote that due to the fact that today in the program “Fast Money” on CNBC should be CEO of Ripple, brad Garlinghouse, and with it the COO Coinbase, Asif, Hirji, rumors about adding this cryptocurrency on Coinbase blossomed with renewed vigor.
The rumor was the main reason why the price of XRP Monday grew by 18%.
However, about 11 hours ago Coinbase in his Twitter denied information about what they are going to add Ripple on one of their platforms.
Our January 4th, 2018 statement continues to stand: we have made no decision to add additional assets to either GDAX or Coinbase. Any statement to the contrary is untrue and not authorized by the company. https://t.co/X04oN6BcGp— Coinbase (@coinbase) March 5, 2018
Our statement of March 4, remains in force: at the moment we have not made decisions about adding any new altcoins on Coinbase or GDAX. Any assertion to the opposite is wrong and not in accordance with the position of the company.
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Predictably, as soon as this became known, the price of Ripple in the early fall. At the moment, according to coinmarketcap.com the price is about 0.964028, and a fall in the last 24 hours amounted to almost 7%.