It looks like XRP, the crypto asset created by Ripple, is finally available for residents of the state of New York if they use Coinbase. According to a recent tweet of the company, people from the state will now be able to buy, sell, receive, send and convert XRP tokens, as well as store them, obviously. However, as reported by some crypto media outlets, the actual trading of XRP was still not available for the residents when the announcement happened but it will probably be very soon. Now, people in the state of New York will be able to trade six kinds of assets: Bitcoin (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Ethereum (ETH), Ethereum Classic (ETC), Litecoin (LTC) and Ripple’s XRP. Why This is Such A Big Deal It is very hard to offer financial services in New York. If you remember that Wall Street, the most powerful financial hub of the world, is there, it makes sense. Only big boys can play in New York. Because of this, it is a huge win for
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