PJSC «MTS» uses the technology of the blockchain in exchange structures: the largest in terms of subscribers and revenues mobile operator in Russia and the CIS has placed bonds with a volume of 750 million roubles on the blockchain the platform of the National settlement Depository.
«The maturity is 182 days, coupon rate – 6.8 percent. The bonds were purchased by the savings Bank. Currently in circulation are eight issues of commercial papers of MTS 85 billion rubles and three issues of classic bonds 25,012 billion rubles,» – told in the company.
In October 2017, «MegaFon» placed on the test platform bonds for 500 million rubles. The purchaser of the bonds was the Raiffeisenbank and the developer of a decentralized system on the platform of the blockchain Hyperledger Fabric 1.0 – NSD.
«For us it is rather a battle test new technologies in real transactions with securities», – said the Executive Director of the company «the Megaphone» chief Vermishyan.