The savings Bank and national settlement Depository (NSD) has summed up the results of the primary supply of coins (ICO) on the basis of the regulatory sandbox of the Central Bank of Russia. As reported the press service of the savings Bank, the financial institution plans to provide its customers associated with tomenselo services.
Test ICO on the blockchain the platform “Mastercam” began in may. The Issuer of the transaction made by the company Level One which placed to the account of Sberbank 285 thousand tokens.
The tokens served as a paying job from Level One, and then the participants in the transaction “burned” coins. Node for operations provided by NSD. The Depositary also acted as the custodian of the transaction and made an inventory of digital assets.
Representatives of Sberbank noted that the adoption of the Russian laws “On digital of financial assets and attraction of investments using investment platforms” will allow the Bank, in conjunction with NSD to carry out ICO for the customers.
“Customers of the savings Bank are showing interest in this method of financing, and we are ready to provide this service after the entry into force of the relevant legislation, addressing one of the drivers of institutionalization and popularization of this type of transactions,” — said Vice-President of Sberbank Andrey Shemetov.
According to the Chairman of the Executive Board Eddie Astanin, 10% of the world transactions of digital assets ($200 billion) are the retail investors.
“Our goal is to promote the implementation of the national policy on the digitization of the economy and the emergence of a new asset class for investors, as well as ecosystems for the ICO and the treatment of digital assets in the secondary market”, — said Astanin.
We will remind, in September it became known that the CBR has conducted a pilot ICO on the basis of the regulatory own sandbox.