One billion XRP has left Ripple’s escrow wallet, as usually happens on the first day of each month. Aside from that, Ripple and its former CEO Chris Larsen have shifted almost half a million XRP, while the coin’s exchange rate remains at the $0.65 level.
All in all, Ripple has transferred a whopping 1.5 billion XRP, which constitutes roughly $933 million.
Ripple unlocks 1 billion XRP onto the market
Earlier today, blockchain giant Ripple made two major transfers from its escrow wallet—500 million XRP each—according to popular tracking service Whale Alert.
The total amount of XRP kept in escrow at the moment totals 48.3 billion, minus one billion unlocked today.
The total amount of XRP held by Ripple is 6,356,552,808, as per data from the Ripple website.