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Central bank of Russia: Crypto assets do not pose risk

The Russian central bank says that crypto assets do not constitute a risk to global financial stability due to very low involvement into the global financial Read more: cointelegraph.com

Russia’s largest bank to pilot first official ICO

Russian state-owned bank Sberbank and the National Settlement Depository will test the country’s first official ICO using the Bank of Russia’s regulator, Read more: cointelegraph.com

How Crypto, Blockchain are finding their feet

Russia appears to be readying regulations of blockchain technology and Initial Coin Offerings ICOs Read more: bitcoinist.com

Duma almost unanimously approves crypto industry bill

Russia’s parliament the State Duma approved the first reading of new laws regulating the crypto industry Tuesday, May 22. Read more: cointelegraph.com

Russia: ‘blockchain will belong to us’

The government of Russia is making concerted efforts to dominate the fledgling blockchain technology industry. Read more: bitcoinist.com

Fort Ross launches $200m fund to bring US startups to Russia

Fort Ross Ventures, a venture capital firm looking to more U.S. startups to Russia, has raised a $200m fund. regtechanalyst.com

Vladimir Putin says Russia needs blockchain, cannot be late in race

Russian President Vladimir Putin has stated that the country needs blockchain technology and emphasized that it is important that Russia does not fall behind, Read more: www.ccn.com

Russia’s capital is leading the charge for blockchain democracy

Russia may not be known as a defender of democracy, but the capital city of Moscow is using an ethereum-based voting platform to change that. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Regional government in Russia to test blockchain payments

Russian development bank Vnesheconombank has partnered with Kaliningrad's regions government to pilot blockchain-based payment solutions. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Open APIs, onboarding, DLT in Russian central bank plan

Bank of Russia approves Guidelines for Financial Technologies Development for 2018-2020. Read more: www.finextra.com