December 20, 2019 Ripple completes $200M Series C led by Tetragon.

The blockchain payments project raised $200M from investors including SBI Holdings and Route 66 Ventures, which it intends to use to increase XRP adoption. The round reportedly valued Ripple at $10B. Ripple’s CEO, Brad Garlinghouse, stated expectations of 40% growth in customer base and 600% growth in volume in 2020.