Russian regulator to halt anonymous wallet top-ups

Tuesday 30 July 2019 | 12:21 CET | News
Russian finance service regulator Rosfinmonitoring has initiated draft amendments to the law on the national payment system, reports Tdaily.ru. If the amendments are adopted, owners of anonymous electronic wallets from Yandex.Money, Qiwi.Wallet, WebMoney, PayPal, VK Pay and other payment systems will be unable to top up their balances on payment terminals or service centres of mobile operators. Top-ups will be possible using bank accounts only.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: PayPal / Yandex
Countries: Russian Federation
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