Blockchain Firm BitFury Group Expands Reach in Russia With New Office

Blockchain, Investing, News, Regulation | March 5, 2018 By:

Blockchain infrastructure provider BitFury Group has opened an office in Russia in order to bring its products to the country’s government agencies and companies.

The Russian new office will focus on sales of the company’s two main products – Exonum, a platform for creating private blocking solutions for corporations and government agencies,


Blockchain Investigation Tool Created By BitFury

Announcements, Blockchain, Crime | February 5, 2018 By:

Blockchain infrastructure provider BitFury has created an all-in-one bitcoin blockchain investigative tool designed for use by law enforcement organizations and financial institutions.

Called Crystal, it provides a comprehensive view of the bitcoin blockchain and uses advanced analytics and data scraping to map alleged suspicious transactions and related entities.


Ukraine’s Justice Ministry Trials Blockchain-Based Auction

Blockchain, Innovation | September 8, 2017 By:

The Ministry of Justice of Ukraine has begun testing the use of blockchain technology to digitally auction seized assets. The trial is a part of a broader effort to enhance transparency in government transactions.

Deputy Minister Sergiy Petukhov said that the justice ministry has started using the technology for auctioning seized assets and plans to transfer state property and land registries to the platform by the end of the year.