Russian Crypto Bill Signed Into Law

Russian crypto bill signed into law. Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a bill governing digital financial asset (DFA) transactions into law Friday, Russian media RIA Novosti reported. It was approved on...

Bitcoin Payment For Goods And Services Banned In Russia

Bitcoin payment for goods and services banned in Russia. The new legislation considers digital assets "as an aggregate of electronic data which can be recognized as the means of payment ... can not be used s...

MOEX Takes 17% Stake in eFX Trading Platform BierbaumPro

The Moscow Exchange (MOEX) has announced on Friday the completion of its acquisition of a 17 percent stake in BierbaumPro AG, thus strengthening its position in the Russian forex (FX) market. The deal looks ...

Russian Ministry Criticises Bill Banning Crypto

Russian ministry criticises bill banning crypto. The Ministry of Economic Development in Russia has sent a letter to the State Duma criticising the bill banning cryptocurrency. The bill proposes a complete b...

Russia Introduces Bill Banning Crypto Transactions

Russia introduces bill banning crypto transactions. Russian lawmakers have introduced a set of draft bills regulating digital assets earlier this month. This effectively bans any transactions using crypto wit...

Russia Proposes Laws Seeking To Ban Crypto

Russia proposes laws seeking to ban crypto. Russian lawmakers have proposed new laws that seek to ban the usage of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Draft bills were submitted by a group of deputies to The...

Russian Promsvyazbank Acquires Forex Broker License

The company becomes the third commercial bank to acquire a retail forex broker license in Russia Russian privately owned company Promsvyazbank became the third commercial bank to enter the retail forex mar...