Dubbed “Transparent Blockchain,” Russia’s new crypto analytics system is designed to fight illicit activity related to crypto.
The Russian Federation is a country in Eurasia. Russia's government maintains a mixed stance on Bitcoin, at several points proposing legislation to ban it outright, and then retracting those statements. Still, Russia enjoys a fair bit of Bitcoin mining, trading, and other business, even if a lot of it is done underground.
Russia may soon have a Blockchain-powered railway if Sergey Vinogradov gets his way.2852
The new Russian “crypto” law provides a regulatory regime for tokenized securities and has no regulation for cryptocurrencies.2113
Many Russian citizens now face exploitation on the dark web after their Blockchain voting data was accidentally leaked in early July.3744
“We are not selling Telegram – neither in part, nor in full,” Telegram CEO Pavel Durov promises.3324
Shortly after Russia’s president, Vladimir Putin, signed the country’s recent cryptocurrency law, the country’s largest bank voiced its considerations.6903
Lawmakers contend that the Russian government’s intent is to curb illicit financial activity.10172
PoS mining platforms are gaining traction globally but could use more polishing and real-life testing, according to experts.5757
Paxful has released data showing growing usage of its peer-to-peer trading platform in Russia.4416
Kaspersky Labs and other malware labs have identified a sharp rise in crypto-related scams in Russia during the first half of 2020.3747
The leaders of two tech giants are using nationalism to win back the governments of their respective home countries after stumbling over crypto launches.3678
Russia’s central bank argues that crypto purchases are not considered an investment.3206
The leader of the cybercriminal group Evil Corp reportedly led the attack against Garmin.12429
Major breakthroughs the U.S., Russia and China lead this week’s cryptocurrency policy news as it looks like everyone is trying to bring the industry in from the cold.3898
Russia’s newly passed crypto bill finally provides a legal status to crypto, but does not allow it to be used as a payment method.8913