Russia will be able to get away from US financial control with the introduction of a digital ruble, says Aude Kersulek, the host of the Crypto column on the TV channel BFM. According to her, such a currency has a number of advantages.
“(The digital ruble is needed. — Note. Life) for transactions with China, which has become Russia’s main trading partner. It will also allow bypassing the SWIFT system, from which Russian banks have been disconnected. In addition, the digital currency will allow faster transactions and increase their number. she declared.
Kersulek noted that the recent measures taken by the Russian authorities to support digital assets indicate interest in such means of payment. So, in the Russian Federation softened the rules of bitcoin mining.