The rise of altcoin, Ripple continues and in an historical first, the currency crossed the $2 mark on Saturday and is now trading at $2.43.

In last 24 hours, Ripple Coin, one of the most famous digital currency, has boosted its price up by 35%, and with that also acquired second place by the market cap in the overall crypto market.

For the sake of comparison, the current market cap of Ripple is estimated to be around $78 billion, which is larger in worth than Uber’s value of $68 billion, as recorded by the Wall Street Journal.

Ripple was founded back in 2013 and is known to be the most stable cryptocurrency as its value had maintained the price point of $0.20 for more than six months.

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