Ripple reached new partnerships with two banks and three money transfer institutions in four countries, Coindesk reported Wednesday. Brazilian bank Itau Unibanco, Indian bank IndusInd, and money transfer companies InstaReM from Singapore, Beetech from Brazil, and Zip Remit from Canada will adopt Ripple’s international payments platform, according to the report. For Ripple, the new partnerships will give its customers access to its growing network, particularly in emerging markets. Read more here.