The Deputy from LDPR suggested to create a national cryptocurrency «Zlatnik»

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State Duma Deputy from the LDPR Boris Chernyshov proposes to create a national cryptocurrency «Zlatnik», legally securing its status as money; his initiative he plans on Tuesday to send the head of the CBR Elvira Nabiullina, the press service of the Deputy.

Chernyshov said that two months ago, the media reported that the Central Bank began work on the creation of the concept and reinforce the status of the national virtual currency, «but this time, no new information has appeared.»

«In connection with the daily growing popularity of the use of cryptocurrency as a unit of calculation in some areas of the market offer more details to work a question on creation of Russian national cryptocurrency, securing her status as not only a digital product, as suggested by the specialists of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation, but also to expand the range by introducing additional national cryptocurrency similar to rouble, only in the virtual space», — reads the statement of the Deputy at the disposal of RIA Novosti.

In particular, Chernyshov proposed to make amendments to the law «On currency regulation and currency control» to include domestic cryptocurrency in the list of national cash in circulation in the territory of the Russian Federation and abroad, thereby protecting it by law and giving legal status to same money. In addition, he proposes to create one official state exchange, which will be monitored by the Central Bank of the Russian Federation, the state received its revenue from the exchange.

According to the Deputy, the national cryptocurrency should be a Russian name. «We live in Russia and have to use Russian words, the Foundation of a Patriotic conception of the country. We do not need foreign borrowing. Therefore, the Russian virtual currency may be called the «Zlatnik», says Mr. Chernyshov.

«Please make every effort for the introduction of the national… the Russian cryptocurrency cryptocurrency should be of the highest quality. The financing of this process should be from the state budget, by analogy with similar projects being developed abroad. Sure, in this case, we will achieve fast and effective results,» concludes the Deputy.