Ripple (XRP) proposed giving financial incentives to Coinbase and Gemini in order to get its currency listed on the two cryptocurrency exchanges, Bloomberg reports, citing anonymous sources. Last fall, Ripple offered to lend Coinbase more than $100 million worth of XRP to allow users to begin trading the currency on the exchange, the report said. And a Ripple executive proposed making a $1 million cash payment to Gemini to get the currency listed on that exchange. Coinbase and Gemini declined to move forward with the proposals. Read more here.

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