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State-owned Russian bank Sberbank has completed a repurchase agreement, or repo, using blockchain technology. Reported in CoinDesk.
The lawyer representing the alleged former operator of now-defunct crypto exchange BTC-e, Alexander Vinnik, has accused the Greek Supreme Court of “grossly violating” his rights, major Russian state-owned news agency TASS reported Nov. 19.
The chairman of Russia’s State Duma Committee on Financial Markets has said that a state-backed stablecoin would be a complete equivalent to the Russian fiat ruble in a digital space. Reported in the Cointelegraph.
Russia’s Financial Monitor Service (FMS) is seeking the intervention of a global financial watchdog to regulate cryptocurrencies, local media sources have reported.
The two largest diamond producing groups on the planet are now jointly testing a blockchain platform to track assets. Coindesk reports that.
Vasily Vlasov, the state Duma Deputy from the LDPR, proposed to use blockchain technology in the elections of the mayor of Moscow, which will be held on September 9, 2018. He wrote about this in a letter to the Chairman of the Central election Commission Ella Pamfilova, reports "RIA Novosti".
The second part of the film "Attraction" by Fyodor Bondarchuk will be removed by donations. Every contribution will make the investor a part owner of the income from the rental. To assist in the implementation of the project Bondarchuk will be the businessmen Leonid Boguslavsky and Alexander Chistyakov, and a number of other investors. The first part of the film gathered a billion rubles in rent, 2.5 times paying for the cost of its production.
A number of Russian businessmen were interested in the prospect of financing the project of a mining site located on the territory of the former Leningrad nuclear power plant in Sosnovy Bor. It was reported by the Governor of the Leningrad region Alexander Drozdenko.
At the St. Petersburg international economic forum (SPIEF) several major market experts expressed optimistic expectations regarding the integration of new digital financial technologies into the domestic economy. In particular, we are talking about the creation of the domestic cryptocurrency.
Arrested in Greece, a Russian citizen Alexander Vinnik, accused in the US of laundering several billion dollars, admitted to Russian law enforcement agencies in causing damage of 750 million rubles in the country, told Interfax on Tuesday informed source.