January 31, 2020 SBI Holdings to distribute XRP as benefits to shareholders this year.

The financial services company will give shareholders holding more than 1,000 shares the option to receive between 2,000 and 8,000 yen worth of XRP, depending on length of time the shares have been held. However, eligible shareholders must be Japanese residents and have an account with SBI’s crypto exchange, VC Trade. SBI, which invested in Ripple’s $200M Series C round, have previously offered XRP as shareholder benefits.