Moscow Residents are Slowly Warming to Crypto Payments: Study

In Moscow, green shoots of crypto adoption are starting to emerge. Indeed, of the Moscow locals who prefer non-cash payment methods such as mobile payments, 1% are using cryptocurrencies while 5% appear to be on the verge of doing so, according to Forbes, citing a study by Yandex.Money. The survey, which was also a product The post Moscow Residents are Slowly Warming to Crypto Payments: Study appeared first on CCN

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Crimea Plans Cryptocurrency Fund to Circumvent Sanctions, Woo Foreign Investors

Crimean authorities want to launch a cryptocurrency fund for foreign investors to circumvent the economic sanctions currently in place against the Russian-occupied territory. Georgy Muradov, the deputy prime minister of Crimea, revealed his plans on April 18. “We are discussing these schemes to circumvent sanctions,” Muradov told reporters (via Tass). “One way is the creation The post Crimea Plans Cryptocurrency Fund to Circumvent Sanctions, Woo Foreign Investors appeared first on CCN

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