RVC’s new strategy: Services instead of investments

Russian Venture Company, one of the leading national development institutes, has presented its new investment strategy which was approved by …

Greg Wolfond: Digital identification requires an ecosystem

Passwords can no longer protect bank accounts and online wallets. Two-factor authentication (2FA) is vulnerable. By 2021, according to the …

Digital signature to be stored in a biometric hardware wallet

Singapore’s BlockSane has developed a prototype of a hardware wallet for storing private keys to cryptowallets and digital signatures, based …

Decenturion: A new state or a new financial bubble?

A month ago, Nikolay Evdokimov, Cryptonomics Capital fund founder, announced establishment of Decenturion, world’s first blockchain state. Over the time …

Russia and China are after Mongolia’s roads

Russia and China plan to build a transportation and infrastructure corridor via Mongolia. That should be done within the ambitious …

Remote inspection, revolution in insurance

Alexander Fokin is the owner of Calcul.ru, a small limited company with a share capital of RUR 50K ($800), annual …

Is spectre of digital communism haunting?

Vladimir Milovidov – Head of the Centre for Socio-Economic Studies at the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies, Head of International Finance …

JLL: Later retirement will make Russians wealthier

Russian government intends to elevate the retirement age, raise VAT from 18% to 20%, and impose duty on all and …

Cryptoassets bill’s pros and cons

Dmitry Zhurbin – senior legal advisor, Infralex law firm The State Duma of the Russian Federation (lower house of the …