Tag Archive: Russia

Oct 16

Russia is Planning It’s Own Cryptocurrency

No surprise there.  Most certain to be a government controlled currency, Russia’s Cryptocoin will be called the ‘CryptoRuble’. From Cryptocoinsnews.com: Russian president Vladimir Putin has called for a state-issued cryptocurrency – the cryptoruble. According to Russian publication AIF, a closed-doors meeting between President Putin and Moscow’s political elite at the city’s Capital Club led to Putin …

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Oct 10

Russia’s Abrupt Turnaround on Cryptocurrency

Russia has done a complete about face concerning Cryptocurrency. This new just in from Cointelegraph.com Russia’s central bank is leading efforts to shut Internet access to cryptocurrency exchange websites. As local news outlet RBC reports Tuesday, Bank of Russia is working with the country’s general prosecutor to block all exchanges offering Russians the opportunity to buy and sell …

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