No Huge Benefits from Introducing Bitcoin Insists Russian Central Bank

Elvira Nabiullina, the head of Russia’s Central Bank, says the regulator is analyzing introduction of bitcoin regulation, however, it doesn’t want to hurry things since it sees a lot of inherent risks. Speaking at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, she told CNBC: “We’re analyzing now this possibility and I.

Russian Central Bank Insists Bitcoin and Blockchain Are Separate

Vadim Kalukhov, Head of newly established Department of Financial Technologies, Projects, and Process Organization of the Bank of Russia, has confirmed the regulator’s interest for blockchain technology. Kaluhkov, however, insists that terms “bitcoin”, “blockchain” and “distributed ledgers” shall be considered separately. He said that in his interview with publication FutureBanking..