Ripple Announces Integration with Germany’s Fidor Bank, Ushering in a Future of Near-Instant and Free Global Money Transfer

In an age when data can move around the world in nano-seconds, it’s staggering just how inefficient the global money transfer infrastructure still is. When consumers and institutions alike attempt to move money around the world, it typically requires a number intermediary stops along the way, not to mention manual human intervention and far too many pieces of paper for the year 2014…