Category: Belarus

Belarus-born crypto platform halts operations for Russians in response to invasion of Ukraine

Belarus-born crypto platform halts operations for Russians in response to invasion of Ukraine

“In these circumstances we can no longer continue to serve our clients from Russia,” said Vitalii Kedyk, CEO of Currency.com’s Ukraine arm. 1280 Total views 22 Total shares Crypto trading company Currency.com has announced it halted operations for clients based in Russia following the country’s “violence and disorder” imposed on the people of Ukraine. In […]

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Russia’s central bank says the pandemic has accelerated regulators’ interest in CBDCs

Russia’s central bank says the pandemic has accelerated regulators’ interest in CBDCs

The pandemic-induced crisis is galvanizing new trends across all aspects of the global economy, including digital currencies. 2939 Total views 23 Total shares The COVID-19 pandemic has served both as an x-ray onto existing vulnerabilities in the global financial system, and as an accelerator for destabilizing tendencies, including higher sovereign and consumer debt in emerging […]

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