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Bank of Russia now rates citizens’ investments in Bitcoin

As recently as yesterday, Russian President Vladimir Putin noted the tolerance of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin to transfer funds. Today, the head of the central bank’s financial stability department assesses how much Bitcoin is held by local investors. The Bank of Russia’s Elizaveta Danilova is making headlines today after revealing that she is consulting with local…

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Russian Parliament Considers Restrictions on Unqualified Crypto Investors

Cryptocurrency can be quite complicated for some, and Russian lawmakers believe they should consider restrictions for private investors. According to a senior representative of the legislature, the Russian parliament must provide them with “maximum protection” against risks. Members of the Russian Parliament will seek to protect citizens who invest in cryptocurrencies Members of the Duma,…