Central Bank of Russia

Digital Currencies May Make SWIFT Redundant, Says Russian Central Bank: Report

Russia would likely welcome replacements for SWIFT as the nation's banks have been threatened with being removed from the network.

Markets  ·  26 December 2020

Russia’s Central Bank Proposes New Token Framework, but Labels Crypto Transactions ‘Suspicious’

Russia is looking at creating a regulatory distinction between asset tokenization and 'pure' cryptocurrencies.

News  ·  17 February 2020

Russia’s Central Bank Mulls Ethereum System for Pan-Eurasian Payments

The Central Bank of Russia may use its ethereum-based Masterchain software to communicate financial messaging across the Eurasian Economic Union.

Policy & regulation  ·  4 April 2018