Ripple, a San Francisco-based blockchain payments company, has joined the Digital Pound Foundation, a non-profit organization supporting the implementation of a digital pound in the United Kingdom, according to a Ripple blog post.

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  • As a foundation member, Ripple will be represented on the board by Susan Friedman, Ripple’s head of policy. Other foundation member companies include Billon Group, a U.K.-based enterprise distributed ledger technology system provider, and CGI, an IT and business consulting services firm.

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