Russian fundraising platform WebMoney Funding allow its users to accept Bitcoin

The fundraising platform WebMoney Funding from now on will allow its users to accept transfers made in Bitcoin (BTC). This option will automatically become available to all projects owners. Funds will be received into a user’s internal account on the Funding platform with an option of withdrawing funds to their X-purse later. WebMoney Funding allows … Read more

Russia’s Qiwi Pushes Ahead With Controversial ‘BitRuble’ Project

While the number of major global banks announcing blockchain tech trials continues to escalate, Russian payments company Qiwi remains a rarity in its home country of Russia. The payment service announced last September it had built a proprietary digital currency called the ‘BitRuble’, a project that received widespread interest due to the negative climate for … Read more