At the end of March Bitfinex from the listing of cryptocurrencies El Venezuelan Petro-States. However, the coin was not in isolation — her account serves a little-known Russian Bank "Evrofinans Mosnarbank" writes .the
According to the newspaper, the financial institution acts as an intermediary during the initial placement of tokens Petro. Investors that invested in the ICO, had to transfer money into the account in the "Mosnarbank".
the Bank partially owned by the government of Venezuela in 2011 it bought 49 percent of a financial institution. Another 51% owned by Sberbank and Gazprombank — two Russian state banks. As the newspaper notes, this once again proves Russia's involvement in the development of Petro.
the representatives of the parties refused to comment on the publication. The link to the account in the "Mosnarbank" after a request by the Associated Press, has disappeared from the website Petro.during the presale of cryptocurrency, the government of Venezuela $735 million from investors from 127 countries, including Russia, USA, Spain, South Korea, Cuba, Japan, France and China.
last week, the operator of the new York stock exchange Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) on the development of a platform for trading with digital money.
the Legislative framework for the regulation of cryptocurrencies in Russia will be released before the end of the first half.