In the registry XRP, August 28, there were two transactions in aggregate exceeding $ 2 billion.
Interesting is the fact that the Commission for both transactions amounted to a total of 0.000012 XRP, i.e. less than one US cent, and the transaction took only a few seconds.
The details of the first transaction in the amount of 2.1 billion XRP (about 740 million USD).
Transaction Type: PaymentAmount: 2,139,999,979 XRPFee: 12 drops (0.000012 XRP)Sender: rHYTJDFrbCU1i2yCENTg9yjUrHHGaYTB4dsender Balance: 20.998428 Receiver: r93oSNBKuFjuKt8GxhF8VYaGzzwsNDPax5receiver Balance: 2,140,000,078.993 Link: https://t.co/Fg6kbZ9nNS— XRPL Monitor (@XRPL_Monitor) 28 August 2018
The second transaction in the amount of 4.6 billion XRP, which is the equivalent of 1.6 billion dollars, occurred just a few minutes.
Transaction Type: PaymentAmount: 4,668,132,964 XRPFee: 12 drops (0.000012 XRP)Sender: r9kkWNia8PmpR44L7mWZn33Hpff3CCzLjasender Balance: 20.980988 Receiver: rDbWJ9C7uExThZYAwV8m6LsZ5YSX3sa6usreceiver Balance: 4,668,133,063.993 Link: https://t.co/KenPZEeBZl— XRPL Monitor (@XRPL_Monitor) 28 August 2018
Together it is approximately 6.7% of the total XRP. Of course, that the operation of this scale has caused heated discussion among investors XRP. According to one of the most plausible versions of the tools have been moved from wallets jed Machalaba, one of the founders of Stellar, and in the past (until 2013) technical Director at Ripple, wallets Ripple Ripple Distribution and Holding, respectively.
Jed Machaleb known as an unreliable investor in XRP, so many Ripple supporters took the transaction as a positive step.