Banks see opportunity in new forms of investment products and want to attract more users to their own blockchain platforms.
Sberbank’s personal blockchain platform has witnessed the first intrigue of issuing gold digital monetary assets (DMAs). This is described in a press release on the bank’s official website
Solfer Holding became the first investor in this transaction. The company’s areas of activity include trading and processing of metals and manufacturing of jewelry.
In this case, the currency CFA is used, and the price and amount of the commitment depends on the trend of the gold price. according to Alexey Vedyakhin, first vice chairman of Sberbank’s board of directors, the initial collusion with fresh shares was a sign of attention to “the market and part of the real economy”.
Vedyakhin still sees other forms of investment in CFAs “as part of the de-dollarization of the economy.”
The bank hopes to attract more corporate buyers on its platform while expanding its CFA product line. Earlier, the Bank of Russia put the CFA call on its social agenda. Market members suggested exploring the possibility of tokenizing real estate, land, and non-metallic minerals. According to the initiative’s participants, the possibility of recognizing and calling foreign CFAs on the Russian market and the criteria for calling Russian CFAs on foreign markets in friendly countries have not yet been resolved.
The first intrigue with CFAs in Russia occurred on the Lighthouse platform in June of this year. According to the Bank of Russia, 16 CFAs worth a total of 227 million rubles were issued by the end of November. All totals cannot be loaded. Retry…