Russian Banks Cut Off From SWIFT, Role of Crypto as the War With Ukraine Escalates

Feb 28, 2022

With several Russian banks removed from the SWIFT financial messaging system, Solidus Labs Director of Regulatory Affairs and Compliance Policy Liat Shetret joins “First Mover” to discuss what impact these sanctions have geopolitically, implications for cryptocurrencies, the Russian digital ruble and more. Shetret explains how the new Crypto Market Integrity Coalition tracks those looking to circumnavigate sanctions through crypto, the crowdfunding of warfare through UkraineDAO and why Ukrainian citizens are opening crypto wallets as they flee the country.