Ripple (XRP) has been surging on the cryptocurrency market in recent days. Many have attributed this to "banks", but what is really going on here? It briefly surpassed Ethereum (ETH) in market cap, which has been suffering lately. To get updates on the Crypto Lab or anything else at Coin Central, sign up for the newsletter: https://coincentral.com/newsletter/ Beginners Guide: What is Bitcoin? https://coincentral.com/what-is-bitcoin/ Join the Crypto Talk Facebook group here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/575191849546444/ Doug Polk is a professional poker player and cryptocurrency enthusiast. Crypto News is the show to keep up with the latest trends and stories involving Bitcoin price, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple, IOTA, investing, analytics, and various altcoins.