https://www.coindesk.com/barclays-ripple-back-1-7-million-round-for-remittance-firm-using-xrphttps://www.coindesk.com/barclays-ripple-back-1-7-million-round-for-remittance-firm-using-xrp r/CryptoCurrency XRP

Ripple, Barclays and other investors have backed a $1.7 million round for SendFriend, a new remittance startup that will use the XRP cryptocurrency to move funds internationally.

Announcing the news on Monday, the New York-based firm said the Mastercard Foundation, MIT Media Lab, Techstars, Mahindra Finance, 2020 Ventures and 8 Decimal Capital also participated in ...