The head of the Federal Antimonopoly service (FAS) of Russia Igor Artemyev believes that the cryptocurrency markets does not need antitrust regulation. In a statement to journalists, he compares digital assets with gambling:
«With regards to cryptocurrency… There are things outside the system. For example, in our understanding, gambling has absolutely no need antitrust protection. For me it’s the equivalent of things, I am convinced that it is the same story,» he said.
Your final verdict on this issue, FAS formulate after a review of the Central Bank, Artemyev said.