Tag Archives: Russia

Russia to Deploy Blockchain By End of 2019: Sberbank Chief
  Sberbank Chief Herman Gref has said industrial-scale Blockchain deployment in Russia will be possible before the end of 2019. Speaking at the Real [...]
The Growth of LocalBitcoins in Russia Is Simply Remarkable
  Over the past year or so, LocalBitcoins has welcomed quite a few new Russian bitcoin enthusiasts.   It is remarkable to take a look at how the [...]
A Closer Look at How and Why Bitcoin is Traded P2P in Russia and Venezuela
  Localbitcoins saw a roughly 85 percent increase in global volume over the course of 2016, and the growth seen by this bitcoin trading platform was [...]
Post-Trade Giant NSD: Blockchain ‘Useless’ If Not Legally Binding
  After nearly two years of experimenting with blockchain, the National Settlement Depository (NSD), Russia’s central securities depository, [...]
Blockchain Can Save World From Nuclear Holocaust: Russian Expert
  A Russian industry expert has claimed Blockchain is the world’s solid future defense against nuclear armageddon. In an article on local publication [...]
Russian Police Arrests 9 More Suspects In Ongoing Malware Gang Crackdown
  It is believed this gang’s activity has caused losses worth 1.7bn rubles, or US$25m.   Russia continues its crackdown against malware [...]
Russian Hacking: Four Men Face Treason For Passing On Information From Russia to CIA
  Sergei Mikhailov, head of cybersecurity at the Federal Security Service (FSB) of Russia, his deputy Dmitry Dokuchaev, Ruslan Stoyanov, head of the [...]
RosEvroBank: Blockchain identification makes exchange trade more accessible
  The new remote client ID system was created by the Russian bank using the Ethereum blockchain. CoinFox spoke to Deputy Director of the bank’s IT [...]
Qiwi’s CEO Will Head Up Russia’s Distributed Ledger Efforts
  Russia’s FinTech Association, established in part to encourage wider exploration of distributed ledger tech, has appointed Qiwi chief Sergey [...]
AiraLab and Microsoft Russia to start blockchain platform for carbon credit trading
  The new system is ready for commercial launch. The developers are looking for first clients among Russian airline companies. The Ethereum-based [...]