Digital Assets Worth 2 Billion Rubles Issued in Russia in Less Than a Year

Digital financial assets (DFAs) for a total exceeding $26 million have been issued in Russia in the past year. This new market has been developing since it was regulated in 2021 and the country’s monetary authority started licensing issuers in the following year.

Bank of Russia Backs Crypto Mining Bill but Insists Minted Coins Should Be Exported

The monetary authority in Moscow has expressed support for the latest legislative attempt to legalize cryptocurrency mining. However, the regulator wants the extracted digital currency to be sold outside the country or only under special legal regimes in Russia, as an exception.

Russia's Central Bank Report Examines Crypto's Place in The Financial System

Russia's Central Bank has released a report on digital assets which looks at how the technology could be integrated into its traditional financial system.