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Russians Can Use Qiwi, Sberbank, Yandex Money and Now Binance P2P Exchange to Buy Bitcoin With Rubles

</header> <strong>A growing number of platforms allow Russian residents to purchase cryptocurrencies with local fiat money. Established cryptocurrency exchanges are not the most trouble-free option, however, as they often require extensive registration and rarely support popular payment methods in the region, unlike small online exchangers and peer-to-peer platforms. </strong> Also read: Russia’s New Prime Minister …

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Why Bitcoin Is Better Than Banks: Major Credit Card Breach Exposes 60M Accounts

</header> <strong>Sberbank, the largest bank in Russia with a regional and global presence, has suffered a major data breach. Personal information belonging to millions of clients is now being sold on the black market. Initial analyses suggest the trove of data for sale is real, highlighting the risks associated with traditional banking. </strong> Also read: …

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Russia’s Largest Bank Is Quitting Central Bank’s Blockchain Project

The Takeaway Masterchain, a blockchain project backed by Russia’s central bank, is falling behind on its goals two years after inception. Sberbank, the leading bank in Russia, is unsatisfied with the system’s speed, security and overall efficiency after testing it. The bank is looking to shift its work to other enterprise platforms, Sberbank’s blockchain lab …

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