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Crypto Legalized in Russia in Regulatory Sandboxes

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Russia could be set to legalize crypto for companies and investors operating in new, industry 4.0-friendly regulatory sandboxes. Per news outlet Izvestia, the country’s Ministry of Economic Development wants to…

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Russia Links Crypto and Money Laundering

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The Central Bank of Russia (CBR) published a new set of rules for suspicious transactions, Russian finance publication RBC reported on Feb. 17. The update broadly categorizes any cryptocurrency-linked transaction…

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Russian Parliament About to Pass Long-Awaited Crypto Laws

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Russian parliament, the State Duma, could pass its long-awaited crypto laws as early as March – and it appears that the impasse between pro-crypto businesses and the crypto-skeptic central bank…

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Russia’s Central Bank Ready to Test Stablecoins

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The Bank of Russia, the country’s central bank, has reportedly started testing stablecoins pegged to real assets in a regulatory sandbox. Elvira Nabiullina, Russia’s central bank head, said that the…

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Dark Web Hydra Launching an ICO

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Infamous Russian dark web marketplace Hydra is seeking to raise $146 million by selling tokens for Bitcoin, CoinDesk reports. Funds generated by Hydra’s initial coin offering (ICO), which is reportedly…

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Russia is planning on achieving the impossible

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Is bitcoin confiscation really impossible? Russia is planning on creating legal statutes allowing the government to do it. As local financial news outlet RBC reported on Nov. 7 citing sources…

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Russia threats US with a potential ban of Facebook if they block Libra

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Without control from the US, Facebook could face Russia’s ban. According to Dmitry Peskov, President Vladimir Putin’s special representative for IT, if Libra launches without sufficient control measures, “the likelihood…

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Binance about to add Fiat pairs

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Starting with Russian Rubles, Binance.com, the largest crypto-to-crypto exchange, is soon going to add support for fiat pairs trading. Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao “CZ” announced the news at the Open…

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