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Russian regulator tells financial action task force to control crypto circulation

The vice president of Russia’s financial monitoring service supports wide-reaching regulatory oversight of cryptocurrency circulation. Read more: cointelegraph.com

Russia Central Bank head: crypto craze is ‘fortunately fading away’

The head of Russia’s central bank has announced the “cryptocurrency craze” is “starting to fade away” - and that this is a “fortunate” event. Read more: bitcoinist.com

SimpleFinance bags $15m in funding from SBI

Moscow-based SimpleFinance has bagged $15m in equity funding from SBI Investments. Read more: fintech.global

Russia’s central bank: ICO pilot a success, legal hurdles remain

A regulatory platform operated by the Bank of Russia has concluded an initial coin offering (ICO) pilot, a central bank official has revealed. Read more: www.ccn.com

Russian police seize 22 Bitcoin ATMs in countrywide crackdown

Could the abrupt and unannounced seizure of 22 Bitcoin ATMs spread across nine Russian cities signal the start of a wider crackdown on crypto-commerce? Read more: bitcoinist.com

Russia developing cryptocurrency tracker

The Federal Financial Monitoring Service of Russia has commissioned an analytical tool for monitoring cryptocurrency transactions. Read more: bitcoinist.com

WEF brings in Russia’s Sberbank to combat cybercrime

The World Economic Forum (WEF) has partnered with the Sberbank in Russia in a move to combat cybercrime in financial services. Read More: regtechanalyst.com

Russian central bank to run sandbox workshop

On 29 August, the Bank of Russia’s Corporate University will hold a special workshop dedicated to the functioning of the regulatory sandbox. Read more: www.finextra.com

Tinkoff Bank launches loans to SMEs

TCS Group Holding PLC (TCS LI), a Russian digital provider of financial and lifestyle products and services, announces that its Tinkoff Business, Read more: thefintechtimes.com

Russi-based TCS acquires stake in Kassir.ru

Russia-based TCS Group Holdings has acquired a stake in Kassir.ru, a ticket sales company. Read more: fintech.global