Cryptocurrency is evolving very quickly: if it is not adjusted, the consequences for ruble, dollar and economic processes are unpredictable, said the speaker of the upper house of the Russian Parliament Valentina Matvienko at the joint meeting of the Presidium of the scientific expert Council and the management Board of the Integration club under the Chairman of the Federation Council.
«This cryptocurrency, it is like the devil jumped out of the woodwork today on the stock exchanges traded, and we are not ready for it. The consequences of what can be if we do not begin to manage this process? I think nobody yet understands how to manage this process», – said the speaker at the session on digitization.
According to her, no answers to the question, how quickly will develop, «the Genie from the bottle came out» (cryptocurrency). Matvienko noted that since «this Genie in the bottle do not drive», we need discussions of specialists and experts to be proactive, to feel the challenges and to develop a way of braking, or the regulation, control and influence on these processes.
The Presidium of the scientific expert Council and the management Board of the Integration club under the Chairman of the Federation Council recommended that the government of the Russian Federation to be held in conjunction with the Central Bank of the Russian Federation the analysis of possible threats for the Russian economy from the use of the cryptocurrency and make suggestions to counter possible negative consequences associated with the emergence of cryptocurrency.