Two central securities depositories (CSDs) have agreed to collaborate on distributed ledger initiatives in a first-of-its-kind agreement globally.
Blockchain technology isn't ready to replace banks today, according to a high-ranking official at Russia's central bank.
Government officials in Moscow today revealed plans to investigate applications of blockchain technology.
One of Russia's largest banks is in discussions to join a domestic bank consortium that would study blockchain technology.
Russian authorities are reportedly planning to abandon efforts to institute criminal penalties for bitcoin users.
Russia’s tax agency wants its citizens to report the purchase or sale of digital currencies as currency transactions.
Russian payments firm Qiwi now estimates it could upgrade its core database to a distributed ledger-based system by 2021.
An official from Russia’s Ministry of Finance has indicated the agency now supports changes to a forthcoming law that would ban domestic bitcoin…
Reports from Russia indicate that a minor political party is moving to accept bitcoin donations.
Russia's National Settlement Depository discusses why it believes the biggest blockchain opportunities have yet to be uncovered.